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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 Description: The following table lists the 50 largest companies by market cap (available on major US stock exchanges). The table includes and can be sorted on: 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 1 759.2 -0.2% 0.9% 47.8%
AMGN Amgen 43 119.6 -1.9% -3.2% 36.0%
AMZN Amazon.com 18 198.6 -1.1% -0.6% 37.5%
BAC Bank of America 26 175.3 -0.4% 6.5% 10.1%
BMY Bristol-Myers Squibb 46 115.3 1.1% 7.1% 42.2%
BP BP 41 126.4 -0.6% -4.4% -18.0%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 4 357.5 0.1% 1.1% 13.7%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 19 196.7 0.4% -1.6% 11.3%
C Citigroup 31 165.5 -0.6% 2.9% 15.3%
CHL China Mobile 9 273.3 -1.9% -9.8% 36.8%
CMCSA Comcast 34 148.4 -0.5% 0.1% 13.8%
CSCO Cisco 33 149.8 0.1% 0.1% 18.3%
CVS CVS Caremark 45 116.3 -0.3% 1.2% 33.6%
CVX Chevron 20 194.1 0.1% -7.1% -15.7%
CX CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. 38 131.1 -3.5% -5.0% -26.6%
DIS Walt Disney 23 187.5 0.1% 0.6% 32.2%
FB Facebook 14 223.1 -0.5% -0.7% 26.2%
GE General Electric 8 278.4 0.4% 1.9% 3.6%
GILD Gilead Sciences 30 165.8 0.3% 8.8% 37.9%
GOOGL Google 3 378.2 0.0% -1.8% -2.9%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 50 108.2 0.4% -4.8% -16.7%
HD Home Depot 35 146.7 0.0% 1.5% 40.8%
IBM International Business Machines 28 169.1 -0.2% -1.3% -6.2%
INTC Intel 32 161.3 0.9% 3.0% 26.6%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 7 280.5 0.0% 0.4% 0.8%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 12 245.6 -0.4% 5.5% 19.4%
KO Coca-Cola 25 179.3 0.0% 0.9% 1.4%
MRK Merck 29 168.7 0.4% -0.5% 5.9%
MSFT Microsoft 2 383.9 -0.3% -3.5% 18.6%
NVS Novartis 10 252.3 0.7% 0.3% 16.0%
ORCL Oracle 21 191.5 -0.6% -1.4% 5.5%
PEP Pepsico 36 143.3 0.7% 2.8% 11.5%
PFE Pfizer 16 212.1 0.4% -0.1% 16.3%
PG Procter & Gamble 15 215.2 -0.1% -1.4% -1.0%
PM Philip Morris 39 130.5 0.0% 1.7% -3.5%
PTR PetroChina 11 245.9 -3.2% -8.8% 1.1%
QCOM QUALCOMM 48 115.0 -0.6% 1.4% -12.0%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 22 189.4 0.0% -5.1% -23.1%
SLB Schlumberger 47 115.1 -0.4% -2.2% -11.0%
SNY Sanofi 37 132.2 -0.3% -2.0% -4.6%
T AT&T 24 180.7 -0.4% -0.2% -1.5%
TOT Total 44 116.5 -0.8% -6.1% -26.5%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 40 126.8 -0.6% -2.2% 17.2%
UL Unilever 42 126.3 0.0% -0.6% 0.0%
UNH UnitedHealth Group 49 113.9 0.1% 1.7% 52.2%
V Visa 27 170.0 0.1% 4.2% 30.1%
VZ Verizon 17 202.0 -0.1% -2.0% -0.4%
WFC Wells Fargo 6 289.4 0.2% 1.4% 11.4%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 13 241.4 -0.5% -5.4% -0.9%
XOM Exxon Mobil 5 355.9 0.0% -3.1% -15.8%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 203.4 -0.3% -0.6% 10.1%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.2% 0.1% 9.0%




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