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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 1 599.4 -0.6% -2.3% 45.2%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 402.7 -1.0% -5.1% 8.7%
GOOGL Google 3 397.6 0.0% 0.9% 34.0%
MSFT Microsoft 4 382.7 0.1% 2.2% 39.6%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 331.7 -0.4% 0.7% 20.4%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 300.5 -0.5% 2.7% 22.8%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 269.8 -0.3% 0.5% 24.3%
GE General Electric 8 255.1 -0.8% -2.2% 5.7%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 9 245.2 -0.5% 0.8% 2.3%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 10 243.0 0.1% -5.3% 16.3%
CHL China Mobile 11 241.0 -1.6% -4.7% 4.5%
PTR PetroChina 12 236.4 -3.2% -8.9% 15.2%
CVX Chevron 13 228.9 -0.8% -6.9% -1.7%
PG Procter & Gamble 14 228.6 -0.2% 1.6% 9.4%
NVS Novartis 15 227.0 0.4% 4.1% 21.4%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 16 226.9 -0.4% 1.5% 15.5%
VZ Verizon 17 206.2 0.0% -0.1% 5.9%
FB Facebook 18 205.4 0.3% 5.6% 54.2%
IBM International Business Machines 19 189.2 -0.2% -1.4% 1.5%
PFE Pfizer 20 188.8 0.2% 1.3% 3.1%
KO Coca-Cola 21 185.3 0.1% 1.3% 10.0%
T AT&T 22 182.7 -0.1% 0.8% 3.7%
BAC Bank of America 23 178.9 -0.1% 5.7% 22.4%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 24 177.9 -1.2% -1.0% 11.1%
INTC Intel 25 172.8 1.9% -0.1% 51.9%
MRK Merck 26 171.4 0.0% -1.2% 24.3%
ORCL Oracle 27 170.3 -1.3% -7.4% 13.8%
GILD Gilead Sciences 28 162.5 -0.8% 0.0% 69.2%
C Citigroup 29 157.8 -0.8% 0.8% 6.5%
DIS Walt Disney 30 152.5 0.1% -1.2% 36.3%
AMZN Amazon.com 31 148.7 -0.4% -5.1% 1.8%
SNY Sanofi 32 146.2 -0.7% 1.8% 9.8%
TOT Total 33 145.3 -1.2% -3.1% 8.5%
PEP Pepsico 34 140.4 0.0% 0.7% 16.1%
CMCSA Comcast 35 140.2 -0.1% -1.0% 21.1%
BP BP 36 136.9 0.4% -6.9% 4.1%
SLB Schlumberger 37 133.9 -0.2% -5.8% 16.3%
V Visa 38 132.5 -0.5% -0.7% 9.3%
PM Philip Morris 39 129.1 -0.7% -3.4% -5.3%
CSCO Cisco 40 128.1 0.5% 0.5% 7.7%
QCOM QUALCOMM 41 125.4 -0.3% -1.7% 11.0%
HD Home Depot 42 125.0 0.0% -0.7% 22.3%
UL Unilever 43 118.5 -0.7% -5.3% 5.2%
SAN Banco Santander 44 114.7 -2.9% -4.5% 15.3%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 45 111.2 -0.6% -5.7% -8.3%
BTI British American Tobacco 46 106.6 -0.4% -3.5% 7.3%
AMGN Amgen 47 106.4 -0.7% 0.5% 23.7%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 48 103.5 -0.9% -4.7% 16.9%
RY Royal Bank of Canada 49 102.8 -1.0% -3.9% 10.4%
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical 50 102.0 -3.0% -13.6% 10.1%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 196.3 -0.5% -1.7% 16.0%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.2% -0.2% 11.9%



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