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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 1 682.1 1.4% 16.6% 58.1%
ABBV AbbVie 50 103.9 -0.5% 19.8% 36.0%
AMGN Amgen 40 123.7 0.0% 18.3% 40.8%
AMZN Amazon.com 30 153.0 1.2% 7.9% -8.8%
BAC Bank of America 24 178.8 -0.4% 4.6% 12.3%
BP BP 39 127.5 0.6% 1.5% -11.1%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 349.2 -0.1% 6.0% 26.5%
BTI British American Tobacco 47 108.3 -0.7% 3.8% 7.8%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 23 181.3 0.6% 5.4% 9.0%
C Citigroup 27 162.1 -0.3% 5.9% 5.4%
CHL China Mobile 10 246.9 -0.1% 1.9% 15.2%
CMCSA Comcast 34 140.1 0.0% 6.0% 16.1%
CSCO Cisco 35 137.1 0.8% 16.9% 26.3%
CVX Chevron 15 221.8 0.7% 5.2% -3.8%
DIS Walt Disney 32 151.1 -1.0% 4.0% 28.4%
FB Facebook 17 205.2 0.4% -4.4% 58.5%
GE General Electric 9 269.6 -0.3% 7.3% -0.4%
GILD Gilead Sciences 31 151.8 -1.7% -1.6% 41.5%
GOOGL Google 4 368.9 -0.6% 2.1% 6.3%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 46 111.5 0.3% 6.4% -11.9%
HD Home Depot 38 129.5 0.9% 6.2% 22.3%
IBM International Business Machines 28 159.0 -0.5% -5.0% -13.3%
INTC Intel 25 173.8 4.7% 13.8% 46.4%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 302.8 -0.5% 9.1% 13.7%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 13 224.7 -0.8% 6.2% 7.2%
KO Coca-Cola 19 193.8 0.1% 2.2% 10.5%
MRK Merck 26 169.3 -0.4% 9.9% 23.4%
MSFT Microsoft 3 401.4 1.0% 10.5% 31.3%
NVS Novartis 12 230.4 -0.5% 8.4% 21.7%
ORCL Oracle 22 181.3 0.0% 8.3% 17.8%
PEP Pepsico 33 146.8 -0.4% 4.8% 15.2%
PFE Pfizer 20 191.8 0.0% 9.0% -4.6%
PG Procter & Gamble 11 239.1 -0.3% 5.1% 4.5%
PM Philip Morris 37 133.3 -1.2% -1.3% -3.9%
PTR PetroChina 18 202.5 0.4% -9.0% -10.0%
QCOM QUALCOMM 44 117.6 0.3% -3.5% -0.5%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 14 224.4 1.5% 3.9% 5.2%
RY Royal Bank of Canada 49 105.7 0.4% 4.4% 7.0%
SLB Schlumberger 41 123.7 1.2% 1.6% 6.3%
SNY Sanofi 42 122.2 -3.2% -10.1% -12.0%
T AT&T 21 183.0 -0.3% 2.9% -0.3%
TOT Total 36 133.7 0.5% 6.1% -1.2%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 43 118.0 1.0% 9.1% 29.7%
UL Unilever 45 117.4 0.0% 2.0% 2.8%
UNP Union Pacific 48 107.5 0.3% 13.9% 52.5%
V Visa 29 158.1 0.7% 21.1% 27.0%
VZ Verizon 16 208.3 -0.6% 3.5% -0.4%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 277.4 0.2% 8.7% 22.6%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 8 273.1 -0.5% 12.6% 7.2%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 405.8 0.2% 4.4% 1.2%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 198.6 0.1% 5.8% 13.6%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - 0.2% 8.0% 11.4%



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