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
Unknown 2286
Biotechnology 38
Independent Oil & Gas 23
Business Services 18
Property & Casualty Insurance 16
Shipping 15
Regional - Midwest Banks 15
Application Software 15
Specialty Chemicals 15
Auto Parts 14
Medical Laboratories & Research 13
Electric Utilities 13
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 13
Apparel Stores 12
Business Software & Services 12
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 12
Diversified Machinery 12
Regional - Pacific Banks 11
Medical Appliances & Equipment 11
Medical Instruments & Supplies 11
Asset Management 11
Regional - Northeast Banks 11
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 10
REIT - Diversified 10
Real Estate Development 10
Gas Utilities 10
REIT - Retail 9
Communication Equipment 9
Savings & Loans 9
Scientific & Technical Instruments 9
Credit Services 9
Industrial Electrical Equipment 9
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 9
Money Center Banks 9
Semiconductor - Broad Line 9
Restaurants 9
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 8
Telecom Services - Domestic 8
Information Technology Services 8
Regional - Southwest Banks 8
Gold 8
Oil & Gas Pipelines 7
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 7
Education & Training Services 7
Industrial Metals & Minerals 7
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 7
Steel & Iron 7
Specialty Retail, Other 7
Personal Products 7
Networking & Communication Devices 7
Regional - Southeast Banks 6
Internet Information Providers 6
Diversified Communication Services 6
Trucking 6
Specialized Health Services 6
Semiconductor - Specialized 6
REIT - Residential 6
Wireless Communications 5
Broadcasting - TV 5
Chemicals - Major Diversified 5
Diversified Electronics 5
Farm & Construction Machinery 5
Health Care Plans 5
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 5
Personal Services 5
Processed & Packaged Goods 5
Rental & Leasing Services 5
Residential Construction 5
Resorts & Casinos 5
Textile - Apparel Clothing 5
Drug Manufacturers - Other 4
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 4
Regional Airlines 4
Surety & Title Insurance 4
Recreational Vehicles 4
Air Services, Other 4
Investment Brokerage - National 4
Heavy Construction 4
Life Insurance 4
Business Equipment 4
Computer Peripherals 4
Property Management 4
Textile Industrial 4
Drugs - Generic 4
Beverages - Soft Drinks 4
Lumber, Wood Production 4
General Building Materials 4
Healthcare Information Services 4
Drug Delivery 4
Farm Products 4
Drug Manufacturers - Major 4
Technical Services 4
REIT - Industrial 3
Water Utilities 3
Grocery Stores 3
Specialty Eateries 3
Management Services 3
Sporting Goods Stores 3
Technical & System Software 3
Agricultural Chemicals 3
Diversified Utilities 3
Foreign Regional Banks 3
Diversified Investments 3
Multimedia & Graphics Software 3
Discount, Variety Stores 3
Diagnostic Substances 3
Department Stores 3
Paper & Paper Products 3
Data Storage Devices 3
Publishing - Newspapers 3
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 3
Cigarettes 3
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 3
REIT - Hotel/Motel 3
Mortgage Investment 2
Movie Production, Theaters 2
Investment Brokerage - Regional 2
Industrial Equipment & Components 2
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 2
Conglomerates 2
Advertising Agencies 2
REIT - Office 2
Toys & Games 2
Packaging & Containers 2
CATV Systems 2
Computer Based Systems 2
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 2
Broadcasting - Radio 2
Printed Circuit Boards 2
Trucks & Other Vehicles 2
Long-Term Care Facilities 2
Home Improvement Stores 2
Internet Software & Services 2
Air Delivery & Freight Services 2
Marketing Services 2
Auto Manufacturers - Major 2
Electronic Equipment 2
Railroads 2
Accident & Health Insurance 2
Drugs Wholesale 2
Entertainment - Diversified 2
Housewares & Accessories 2
Small Tools & Accessories 2
Silver 2
Consumer Services 2
Insurance Brokers 2
Hospitals 2
Basic Materials Wholesale 2
Waste Management 2
Electronics Stores 1
General Contractors 1
General Entertainment 1
Home Furnishing Stores 1
Home Health Care 1
Drug Stores 1
Information & Delivery Services 1
Drug Related Products 1
Internet Service Providers 1
Jewelry Stores 1
Lodging 1
Long Distance Carriers 1
Machine Tools & Accessories 1
Major Airlines 1
Meat Products 1
Metal Fabrication 1
Diversified Computer Systems 1
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 1
Pollution & Treatment Controls 1
Copper 1
Publishing - Periodicals 1
Recreational Goods, Other 1
Confectioners 1
Computers Wholesale 1
Cleaning Products 1
Cement 1
Research Services 1
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 1
Rubber & Plastics 1
Building Materials Wholesale 1
Security & Protection Services 1
Security Software & Services 1
Beverages - Brewers 1
Auto Parts Wholesale 1
Auto Parts Stores 1
Auto Dealerships 1
Sporting Activities 1
Sporting Goods 1
Electronics Wholesale 1
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 1
Food Wholesale 1
Foreign Money Center Banks 1
Gaming Activities 1