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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 1 627.4 -0.3% 6.2% 42.7%
XOM Exxon Mobil 2 402.8 -0.1% 0.4% 6.4%
GOOGL Google 3 380.1 0.3% -4.8% 8.6%
MSFT Microsoft 4 379.6 -1.2% -0.7% 29.6%
BRK-A Berkshire Hathaway 5 334.4 -0.3% 1.0% 19.9%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson 6 301.9 1.4% 0.4% 15.4%
WFC Wells Fargo 7 273.6 0.6% 1.1% 21.7%
GE General Electric 8 257.7 0.0% 0.2% -2.7%
CHL China Mobile 9 247.4 0.3% 3.7% 15.7%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores 10 246.4 0.1% 0.0% -0.6%
PG Procter & Gamble 11 234.9 0.5% 3.8% 6.6%
PTR PetroChina 12 226.4 -1.2% -3.7% 7.1%
RDS-A Royal Dutch Shell 13 226.3 0.0% -6.2% 2.3%
JPM JPMorgan Chase 14 223.0 0.2% -1.4% 12.9%
NVS Novartis 15 222.7 0.7% -2.3% 16.6%
CVX Chevron 16 222.6 0.1% -1.8% -2.6%
VZ Verizon 17 207.1 0.1% -0.2% -1.2%
FB Facebook 18 191.7 -2.3% -6.2% 51.2%
PFE Pfizer 19 189.2 1.2% 0.9% -3.5%
KO Coca-Cola 20 181.1 1.1% -3.0% 4.5%
BAC Bank of America 21 179.1 0.2% -0.1% 20.2%
T AT&T 22 178.9 0.3% -2.1% -4.8%
BUD Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV 23 176.8 0.1% -0.8% 6.6%
GILD Gilead Sciences 24 172.9 3.2% 7.3% 57.2%
ORCL Oracle 25 170.6 -0.2% 0.6% 14.8%
MRK Merck 26 165.3 2.0% -3.3% 26.7%
IBM International Business Machines 27 162.7 0.5% -13.4% -8.8%
C Citigroup 28 161.0 0.9% 2.6% 6.5%
INTC Intel 29 159.0 -4.0% -6.4% 33.0%
DIS Walt Disney 30 154.9 0.8% 1.3% 31.8%
V Visa 31 148.7 10.2% 10.9% 16.1%
PEP Pepsico 32 143.2 1.0% 2.8% 12.9%
CMCSA Comcast 33 140.0 -1.0% 1.1% 15.4%
AMZN Amazon.com 34 138.5 1.7% -7.2% -17.2%
PM Philip Morris 35 137.8 0.5% 5.9% -1.1%
TOT Total 36 135.2 1.4% -7.7% -3.4%
BP BP 37 132.2 0.5% -1.9% -6.9%
HD Home Depot 38 131.3 1.1% 6.3% 25.2%
QCOM QUALCOMM 39 129.7 0.6% 3.5% 12.1%
SLB Schlumberger 40 125.6 0.2% -4.0% 4.0%
VIPS Vipshop 41 124.7 1.7% 16.3% 226.7%
AMGN Amgen 42 123.0 1.7% 15.0% 38.2%
CSCO Cisco 43 122.8 -0.1% -4.3% 6.1%
SNY Sanofi 44 119.9 1.1% -19.0% -13.5%
UL Unilever 45 113.0 -0.2% -5.0% -1.9%
TSM Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing 46 109.5 -2.2% 4.6% 13.6%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline 47 108.5 0.1% -1.8% -14.1%
SAN Banco Santander 48 104.0 -0.6% -9.6% -2.5%
BTI British American Tobacco 49 103.6 0.2% -1.7% 1.3%
RY Royal Bank of Canada 50 102.5 0.6% -0.5% 6.2%
Summary Table Cap Rank Market Cap 1d Chg 1m Chg 12m Chg
Average of all largest companies by market cap - 195.0 0.5% -0.5% 15.0%
Dow Jones Industrial Average - - 1.3% 0.9% 10.1%



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