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