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Largest Companies by Market Cap  

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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 1 753.5 0.2% 9.0% 71.6%
GOOGL Google 2 393.9 0.7% 8.5% -3.8%
XOM Exxon Mobil 3 367.5 -0.5% -5.0% -8.3%
MSFT Microsoft 4 355.1 -1.4% 4.0% 14.6%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 350.4 -0.6% -1.4% 25.5%
WFC Wells Fargo 6 286.7 -0.2% 3.7% 20.2%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 7 284.6 -0.9% -0.1% 11.8%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 8 269.3 -0.7% -3.3% 12.5%
CHL China Mobile 9 263.0 -3.9% -3.3% 35.5%
GE General Electric 10 259.9 -1.0% 5.7% 2.9%
NVS Novartis 11 237.6 -1.0% 1.7% 21.9%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 12 230.2 0.3% 9.3% 10.2%
PG Procter & Gamble 13 230.0 -0.3% -0.9% 9.9%
FB Facebook 14 222.8 -0.2% 5.6% 18.1%
PFE Pfizer 15 211.8 -0.6% 7.9% 8.1%
PTR PetroChina 16 207.5 -1.4% -0.8% 8.0%
VZ Verizon 17 205.9 0.2% 3.6% 4.7%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 18 203.0 -0.4% 0.6% 23.6%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 19 199.2 -1.6% -5.5% -11.8%
CVX Chevron 20 197.7 -0.7% -4.0% -8.4%
ORCL Oracle 21 190.5 -1.5% 0.8% 12.6%
KO Coca-Cola 22 187.5 -0.6% 3.2% 12.7%
DIS Walt Disney 23 180.7 0.4% 13.0% 33.8%
AMZN Amazon.com 24 178.6 -0.3% 5.8% 6.9%
T AT&T 25 178.6 -0.7% 0.2% 8.0%
V Visa 26 173.0 -1.1% 6.0% 24.3%
BAC Bank of America 27 168.7 0.2% 0.9% -1.6%
MRK Merck 28 165.6 -0.4% -4.4% 3.4%
C Citigroup 29 162.5 0.4% 9.9% 12.9%
INTC Intel 30 161.5 0.1% 1.2% 39.2%
IBM International Business Machines 31 159.2 0.3% 1.6% -12.6%
GILD Gilead Sciences 32 153.1 -1.0% -4.1% 26.2%
CMCSA Comcast 33 152.4 0.2% 8.2% 17.6%
HD Home Depot 34 151.6 0.0% 8.2% 41.5%
CSCO Cisco 35 150.8 -2.2% 8.9% 36.9%
PEP Pepsico 36 145.9 -0.6% 2.3% 23.7%
PM Philip Morris 37 127.9 -0.3% 0.6% 2.8%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 38 127.1 -0.5% 5.8% 35.9%
BP BP 39 126.6 1.1% 1.6% -14.8%
SNY Sanofi 40 126.5 -0.4% 2.5% -5.3%
UL Unilever 41 125.0 -0.3% 0.3% 9.5%
CX CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. 42 124.1 -1.8% 6.1% -18.1%
TOT Total 43 120.8 0.5% -4.3% -16.4%
AMGN Amgen 44 120.3 -0.7% 4.2% 28.2%
CVS CVS Caremark 45 117.9 -0.7% 3.3% 42.5%
QCOM QUALCOMM 46 117.8 -1.7% 6.6% -3.0%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 47 114.8 -0.5% 7.8% -14.5%
MO Altria 48 111.1 -0.1% 4.1% 54.9%
UTX United Technologies 49 110.4 -1.2% 2.4% 4.2%
BA Boeing 50 109.6 1.2% 5.6% 21.3%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 201.4 -0.5% 2.9% 13.6%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.5% 3.0% 12.6%



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