Listing Stock Industries

Every stock belongs to a specific industry, which is a subcategory of strongly related businesses. You probably know something about one or more industries—maybe you work in an industry, or one of your hobbies or interests relates to an industry. If so, you have an advantage when looking at companies in this industry!

Any advantage you have in the stock market is worth exploiting.

Industry Name Number of Tracked Stocks
Biotechnology 86
Unknown 58
Independent Oil & Gas 54
Diversified Machinery 40
Business Services 39
Application Software 38
Property & Casualty Insurance 36
Regional - Northeast Banks 33
Electric Utilities 31
Regional - Pacific Banks 29
Asset Management 29
Savings & Loans 28
Medical Appliances & Equipment 28
Diversified Electronics 26
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 26
Medical Instruments & Supplies 26
Communication Equipment 26
REIT - Diversified 25
Regional - Midwest Banks 25
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 25
Business Software & Services 25
Shipping 24
Restaurants 24
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 23
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 23
Credit Services 23
Apparel Stores 22
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 22
Specialty Chemicals 22
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 21
Oil & Gas Pipelines 21
Auto Parts 21
Money Center Banks 20
Scientific & Technical Instruments 20
Medical Laboratories & Research 20
Specialty Retail, Other 20
Information Technology Services 19
Semiconductor - Broad Line 19
REIT - Retail 18
Internet Information Providers 18
Wireless Communications 17
Regional - Southeast Banks 15
Semiconductor - Specialized 15
Steel & Iron 15
Diversified Utilities 15
Gold 15
Investment Brokerage - National 15
Diversified Communication Services 14
Regional - Southwest Banks 14
Industrial Electrical Equipment 14
REIT - Residential 14
Gas Utilities 13
General Building Materials 13
Personal Products 13
Drug Manufacturers - Major 13
Life Insurance 13
Drugs - Generic 13
Technical & System Software 13
Textile - Apparel Clothing 13
Industrial Metals & Minerals 12
Rental & Leasing Services 12
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 12
Heavy Construction 11
Residential Construction 11
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 11
Multimedia & Graphics Software 11
Processed & Packaged Goods 11
Resorts & Casinos 11
Chemicals - Major Diversified 11
Foreign Regional Banks 11
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 11
Railroads 11
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 11
Paper & Paper Products 10
Trucking 10
Air Delivery & Freight Services 10
Real Estate Development 10
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 10
Education & Training Services 10
Mortgage Investment 9
REIT - Hotel/Motel 9
Computer Peripherals 9
Drug Manufacturers - Other 9
Healthcare Information Services 9
Health Care Plans 9
Discount, Variety Stores 9
Networking & Communication Devices 9
Business Equipment 9
Property Management 9
Waste Management 9
Metal Fabrication 8
Food - Major Diversified 8
Farm & Construction Machinery 8
REIT - Office 8
Auto Manufacturers - Major 8
Personal Services 8
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8
Industrial Equipment & Components 8
Broadcasting - TV 8
Auto Dealerships 8
Entertainment - Diversified 8
Telecom Services - Domestic 8
Regional Airlines 8
Foreign Money Center Banks 8
Accident & Health Insurance 7
Agricultural Chemicals 7
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 7
Diversified Investments 7
Diagnostic Substances 7
Lumber, Wood Production 7
Department Stores 7
Lodging 7
Internet Software & Services 7
Water Utilities 7
Pollution & Treatment Controls 6
Drug Delivery 6
CATV Systems 6
Electronic Equipment 6
Farm Products 6
Data Storage Devices 6
Packaging & Containers 6
Home Health Care 6
Technical Services 6
Beverages - Soft Drinks 5
Security Software & Services 5
Small Tools & Accessories 5
Conglomerates 5
Printed Circuit Boards 5
Electronics Wholesale 5
Trucks & Other Vehicles 5
Beverages - Brewers 5
Grocery Stores 5
Insurance Brokers 5
Investment Brokerage - Regional 5
Hospitals 5
Marketing Services 5
Machine Tools & Accessories 5
Air Services, Other 5
Rubber & Plastics 4
Broadcasting - Radio 4
Specialized Health Services 4
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 4
Food Wholesale 4
Gaming Activities 4
General Entertainment 4
Management Services 4
REIT - Industrial 4
Security & Protection Services 4
Meat Products 4
Aluminum 4
Confectioners 4
Beverages - Wineries & Distillers 4
Telecom Services - Foreign 4
Silver 4
Home Improvement Stores 3
Cleaning Products 3
Diversified Computer Systems 3
Textile Industrial 3
Housewares & Accessories 3
Auto Parts Stores 3
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 3
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 3
Toys & Games 3
Home Furnishing Stores 3
Medical Equipment Wholesale 3
Sporting Activities 3
Publishing - Periodicals 3
Sporting Goods 3
Electronics Stores 3
Cement 3
Advertising Agencies 3
Recreational Vehicles 3
Cigarettes 3
Long-Term Care Facilities 3
Computer Based Systems 3
Surety & Title Insurance 3
Publishing - Newspapers 2
Appliances 2
Drug Related Products 2
Specialty Eateries 2
Sporting Goods Stores 2
Drugs Wholesale 2
Drug Stores 2
Information & Delivery Services 2
General Contractors 2
Computers Wholesale 2
Building Materials Wholesale 2
Auto Parts Wholesale 2
Copper 2
Major Airlines 2
Jewelry Stores 2
Movie Production, Theaters 2
Recreational Goods, Other 1
Toy & Hobby Stores 1
Publishing - Books 1
Tobacco Products, Other 1
Research Services 1
Internet Service Providers 1
Closed-End Fund - Debt 1
Dairy Products 1
Consumer Services 1
Semiconductor- Memory Chips 1
Processing Systems & Products 1
Office Supplies 1
Photographic Equipment & Supplies 1