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Largest Companies by Market Cap  


Market Cap Definition: Market cap (i.e. market capitalization) is the total market value of the company's outstanding shares. To calculate a company's market cap, you simply take the current stock price and multiply it by the total number of shares outstanding. For example, if Apple (AAPL) had 935 million shares outstanding and its stock price was $570 per share, its market cap would be $532.9 billion (935 times $570). Market cap is often used by investors to obtain a quick estimate as to a company's overall value. Investors will often use market capitalization as one factor in determining a prospective stock purchase. For example, an institutional investor may want to limit their stock purchases to companies with market capitalizations greater than $5 billion in order to ensure sufficient liquidity. Stocks are often categorized by market cap: large-cap ($10 billion or more), mid-cap ($2 billion-$10 billion), small-cap ($300 million-$2 billion), and micro-cap (less than $300 million).

Largest Companies by Market Cap Table Decription: The following table lists the 50 largest companies by market cap (available on major US stock exchanges). The table includes: company ticker symbol, company name, market cap rank, and market cap (in billions of dollars) as well as the stock's one-day, one-month, and 12-month percent change. For summary statistics of these 50 largest companies by market cap as well as how they compare to the Dow, simply scroll down to view the summary table. This table is updated every day after the close.


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Symbol Company Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
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AAPL Apple 1 616.7 0.5% 1.9% 38.7%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 397.2 -0.6% -3.5% 5.9%
GOOGL Google 3 368.1 0.9% -9.1% 7.7%
MSFT Microsoft 4 365.7 -1.1% -5.7% 28.3%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 330.4 -0.9% -1.1% 17.3%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 285.5 0.9% -6.2% 9.6%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 261.6 -0.6% -5.2% 16.8%
GE General Electric 8 252.9 -1.0% -3.4% -3.2%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 9 245.0 0.0% -0.4% -0.4%
CHL China Mobile 10 236.3 -1.1% -4.7% 10.5%
PG Procter & Gamble 11 228.1 -0.4% -0.7% 4.8%
PTR PetroChina 12 224.3 0.2% -6.2% 3.5%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 13 220.5 -0.9% -11.5% 2.5%
CVX Chevron 14 216.5 -0.9% -7.7% -5.5%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 15 215.7 -0.8% -5.7% 7.1%
NVS Novartis 16 214.0 -0.5% -6.2% 13.4%
FB Facebook 17 203.8 -0.4% 2.0% 48.8%
VZ Verizon 18 200.3 -0.8% -3.7% -5.5%
PFE Pfizer 19 179.4 0.1% -6.2% -7.8%
T AT&T 20 178.9 -0.3% -2.8% -2.1%
KO Coca-Cola 21 178.2 -0.1% -3.8% 3.9%
BAC Bank of America 22 172.5 -1.2% -3.7% 12.9%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 23 171.9 -1.1% -6.6% 3.2%
ORCL Oracle 24 166.8 -1.9% -4.9% 14.4%
IBM International Business Machines 25 161.4 -0.9% -16.2% -7.5%
GILD Gilead Sciences 26 160.4 -0.5% 0.6% 55.8%
MRK Merck 27 160.1 0.7% -8.4% 19.5%
INTC Intel 28 157.5 -1.0% -7.0% 34.1%
C Citigroup 29 153.6 -1.1% -4.4% -0.1%
DIS Walt Disney 30 149.5 -0.5% -2.5% 26.2%
AMZN Amazon.com 31 144.6 -0.7% -3.6% -5.9%
PEP Pepsico 32 141.4 0.8% 0.9% 13.2%
SNY Sanofi 33 138.1 0.9% -8.1% 2.5%
PM Philip Morris 34 136.7 0.2% 1.8% -0.2%
CMCSA Comcast 35 133.3 -1.3% -7.8% 8.7%
V Visa 36 132.5 -1.1% -1.4% 5.5%
BP BP 37 127.7 -1.7% -9.9% -4.7%
TOT Total 38 127.1 -1.9% -12.0% -7.9%
HD Home Depot 39 125.6 -0.9% 1.6% 24.7%
QCOM QUALCOMM 40 124.5 -0.9% -2.6% 7.8%
SLB Schlumberger 41 123.5 -1.8% -5.6% 1.6%
CSCO Cisco 42 118.6 -1.1% -6.8% 2.7%
UL Unilever 43 115.0 -1.4% -5.2% 0.0%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 44 110.2 -0.7% 4.3% 10.9%
AMGN Amgen 45 109.1 -0.3% 1.0% 23.6%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 46 106.7 1.8% -6.1% -14.2%
SAN Banco Santander 47 105.3 -1.2% -11.7% -6.3%
RY Royal Bank of Canada 48 101.8 -1.0% -4.6% 5.1%
BTI British American Tobacco 49 100.9 -4.0% -8.7% -1.7%
INZ ING Groep 50 98.9 -0.1% 0.5% 2.3%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 189.9 -0.6% -4.5% 8.4%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.9% -4.1% 6.4%



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