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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 1 588.9 0.7% 8.1% 55.9%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 443.1 -1.1% 1.0% 8.6%
GOOGL Google 3 404.2 -0.8% 2.1% 34.6%
MSFT Microsoft 4 366.6 0.2% 5.9% 41.8%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 306.0 -0.6% 0.3% 9.0%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 288.9 -0.1% -3.5% 10.3%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 270.9 0.0% -1.9% 18.2%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 8 259.2 -0.7% 0.4% 19.4%
GE General Electric 9 258.7 -0.6% -2.4% 4.5%
CVX Chevron 10 254.3 -0.9% 1.8% 4.5%
PTR PetroChina 11 250.9 -1.0% 12.3% 17.2%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 12 244.9 -0.5% 0.5% -2.6%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 13 223.1 -0.3% 2.6% 4.4%
CHL China Mobile 14 218.8 -0.8% 13.0% 1.8%
PG Procter & Gamble 15 215.3 -0.9% 0.3% -1.1%
NVS Novartis 16 214.5 -0.8% -2.1% 22.4%
VZ Verizon 17 212.6 0.5% 3.8% 1.1%
IBM International Business Machines 18 194.0 -0.4% 7.6% -1.4%
PFE Pfizer 19 192.6 -0.5% 1.3% 3.4%
FB Facebook 20 192.5 0.3% 11.5% 118.8%
T AT&T 21 185.0 0.1% 0.8% 0.2%
KO Coca-Cola 22 179.8 0.1% -2.3% 0.4%
ORCL Oracle 23 179.7 -0.3% -0.3% 24.6%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 24 178.1 -1.9% -4.0% 24.7%
INTC Intel 25 170.6 0.0% 10.9% 48.5%
MRK Merck 26 169.9 -0.1% -1.2% 20.7%
BAC Bank of America 27 163.9 -0.2% 0.8% 5.1%
BP BP 28 156.7 -0.9% -3.2% 16.5%
TOT Total 29 156.1 -1.4% -5.9% 29.4%
C Citigroup 30 151.7 -0.1% 4.6% -5.0%
DIS Walt Disney 31 149.3 -0.7% 2.8% 33.6%
AMZN Amazon.com 32 149.1 -9.6% -1.0% 6.8%
SLB Schlumberger 33 145.3 -1.2% -1.8% 35.4%
CMCSA Comcast 34 142.9 -1.3% 2.2% 23.1%
PEP Pepsico 35 140.3 -0.4% 3.4% 7.0%
GILD Gilead Sciences 36 137.7 -0.8% 9.8% 47.6%
V Visa 37 134.9 -3.6% 2.7% 10.4%
SNY Sanofi 38 134.6 -2.0% -4.7% -4.3%
PM Philip Morris 39 133.3 -0.8% -4.5% -4.9%
CSCO Cisco 40 133.0 0.5% 5.1% 1.8%
QCOM QUALCOMM 41 128.1 -0.1% -2.5% 20.0%
UL Unilever 42 126.2 -1.5% -1.4% 7.8%
SAN Banco Santander 43 117.8 0.4% -2.4% 41.6%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 44 116.9 -3.0% -9.0% -6.3%
SNP China Petroleum & Chemical 45 114.7 0.0% 5.1% 29.6%
BTI British American Tobacco 46 113.5 -0.4% 0.4% 13.2%
PBR Petrobras 47 112.1 0.7% 16.6% 18.4%
HD Home Depot 48 110.8 -0.2% 0.6% 2.6%
RIO Rio Tinto 49 107.7 -0.3% 10.2% 29.0%
RY Royal Bank of Canada 50 106.4 0.1% 5.8% 16.9%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 196.9 -0.7% 2.0% 17.3%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - -0.7% 0.6% 9.0%



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