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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 1 468.2 1.1% -0.3% 30.3%
AMZN Amazon.com 29 149.2 0.4% -13.4% 21.5%
BAC Bank of America 24 170.7 0.1% -5.6% 38.0%
BP BP 27 151.6 1.0% 2.6% 21.5%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 314.0 0.9% 3.0% 20.9%
BTI British American Tobacco 47 108.1 -0.4% 7.6% 5.7%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 23 175.4 0.2% 8.6% 12.9%
C Citigroup 30 146.4 0.1% 1.0% 5.4%
CHL China Mobile 19 188.6 0.5% 4.8% -9.4%
CMCSA Comcast 39 128.0 -0.1% -3.3% 20.9%
CMCSK Comcast 40 126.5 -0.1% -2.0% 24.9%
CSCO Cisco 43 119.6 0.8% 7.9% 12.5%
CVX Chevron 11 236.1 1.5% 7.5% 7.7%
DIS Walt Disney 31 140.1 1.3% -1.7% 31.8%
FB Facebook 28 150.3 -1.3% -14.3% 121.4%
GE General Electric 7 266.5 1.7% 4.4% 16.7%
GILD Gilead Sciences 48 107.7 1.0% -7.2% 34.8%
GOOGL Google 3 365.2 -3.6% -8.9% 38.7%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 41 125.8 -0.6% -3.7% 4.3%
HD Home Depot 50 106.5 0.7% -3.1% 5.9%
IBM International Business Machines 16 197.9 -3.3% 2.3% -9.4%
INTC Intel 34 134.4 0.4% 9.5% 23.3%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 279.9 0.2% 5.4% 17.9%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 13 209.1 -0.1% -4.1% 18.0%
KO Coca-Cola 21 179.4 0.3% 6.4% -4.3%
MRK Merck 25 166.1 0.4% 0.4% 20.8%
MSFT Microsoft 4 332.1 -1.0% 5.2% 38.8%
NVS Novartis 15 205.4 0.3% 3.1% 17.8%
ORCL Oracle 22 178.7 -0.1% 4.9% 23.4%
PEP Pepsico 38 130.2 0.9% 4.3% 8.5%
PFE Pfizer 18 193.1 0.5% -3.7% -2.0%
PG Procter & Gamble 12 221.7 0.1% 2.4% 3.4%
PM Philip Morris 35 131.8 -1.9% 3.6% -11.6%
PTR PetroChina 14 207.1 -0.3% 13.6% -5.6%
QCOM QUALCOMM 33 137.5 1.4% 5.6% 26.6%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 10 238.3 1.3% 5.4% 18.4%
SAN Banco Santander 45 111.3 0.2% 9.4% 44.6%
SI Siemens Aktiengesellschaft 44 114.0 0.7% 3.7% 32.7%
SLB Schlumberger 37 130.6 -1.0% 11.3% 40.8%
SNY Sanofi 32 138.3 1.3% 4.5% -0.2%
T AT&T 20 187.7 -0.2% 9.6% -4.6%
TOT Total 26 154.4 0.5% 5.2% 46.7%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 49 107.4 2.8% 8.4% 21.3%
UL Unilever 42 125.4 -0.3% 11.8% 4.9%
UTX United Technologies 46 108.5 0.4% 3.6% 27.7%
V Visa 36 131.8 -0.7% -7.1% 28.2%
VZ Verizon 17 197.1 1.1% 2.8% -3.9%
WFC Wells Fargo 8 257.7 -0.3% 1.7% 33.8%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 9 250.8 0.6% 4.0% -1.1%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 433.9 0.5% 6.5% 16.7%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 186.7 0.2% 2.5% 18.8%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.1% 1.0% 12.2%



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