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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 1 633.4 1.0% 7.2% 44.6%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 412.4 2.4% 2.8% 7.9%
MSFT Microsoft 3 387.0 2.0% 1.3% 32.6%
GOOGL Google 4 385.2 1.4% -3.5% 10.1%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 336.0 0.5% 1.5% 21.4%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 304.0 0.7% 1.1% 16.4%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 276.9 1.2% 2.4% 24.4%
GE General Electric 8 259.1 0.5% 0.7% -1.3%
CHL China Mobile 9 252.2 2.0% 5.7% 19.4%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 10 245.8 -0.2% -0.3% -0.6%
PG Procter & Gamble 11 235.8 0.4% 4.2% 8.1%
PTR PetroChina 12 233.6 1.4% -2.3% 10.8%
CVX Chevron 13 227.8 2.3% 0.5% 0.0%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 14 227.6 0.6% -5.7% 7.7%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 15 227.1 1.8% 0.4% 17.3%
NVS Novartis 16 224.9 0.8% -1.5% 19.5%
VZ Verizon 17 208.5 0.7% 0.5% -0.5%
FB Facebook 18 194.0 1.2% -5.1% 49.4%
PFE Pfizer 19 189.9 0.4% 1.3% -2.4%
KO Coca-Cola 20 183.2 1.2% -1.8% 5.8%
T AT&T 21 180.6 1.0% -1.1% -3.8%
BAC Bank of America 22 180.5 0.8% 0.6% 22.8%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 23 178.3 0.9% 0.1% 7.0%
ORCL Oracle 24 173.0 1.4% 2.0% 16.6%
GILD Gilead Sciences 25 169.5 -1.9% 5.2% 57.4%
MRK Merck 26 167.1 1.1% -2.3% 28.5%
INTC Intel 27 166.0 4.4% -2.3% 39.0%
IBM International Business Machines 28 162.8 0.0% -13.4% -8.3%
C Citigroup 29 162.2 0.7% 3.3% 9.7%
DIS Walt Disney 30 156.9 1.3% 2.6% 33.2%
V Visa 31 151.7 2.0% 13.2% 22.8%
PEP Pepsico 32 143.9 0.5% 3.3% 14.4%
CMCSA Comcast 33 142.6 1.8% 2.9% 16.3%
AMZN Amazon.com 34 141.4 2.1% -5.3% -16.1%
PM Philip Morris 35 138.9 0.7% 6.7% -0.1%
TOT Total 36 136.4 0.7% -7.1% -2.1%
BP BP 37 132.6 0.8% -1.1% -6.5%
QCOM QUALCOMM 38 131.6 1.5% 5.0% 13.0%
HD Home Depot 39 131.3 0.0% 6.3% 25.2%
SLB Schlumberger 40 127.0 1.1% -3.0% 5.3%
CSCO Cisco 41 124.8 1.6% -2.8% 8.5%
AMGN Amgen 42 123.4 0.4% 15.5% 39.6%
SNY Sanofi 43 121.3 1.2% -18.1% -13.5%
UL Unilever 44 114.3 1.1% -4.0% -0.9%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 45 114.2 4.3% 9.1% 19.6%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 46 109.4 0.8% -1.0% -13.6%
SAN Banco Santander 47 106.2 2.1% -7.7% -1.6%
BTI British American Tobacco 48 105.9 2.2% 0.4% 2.8%
UNP Union Pacific 49 103.5 1.3% 7.4% 53.8%
RY Royal Bank of Canada 50 102.6 0.1% -0.4% 5.9%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 196.9 1.2% 0.5% 13.3%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - 1.1% 2.0% 11.9%



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