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 229
Biotechnology 121
Independent Oil & Gas 79
Application Software 64
Business Services 55
Regional - Northeast Banks 54
Property & Casualty Insurance 52
Diversified Machinery 47
Savings & Loans 47
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 45
Medical Appliances & Equipment 39
Regional - Pacific Banks 38
Shipping 36
REIT - Diversified 36
Asset Management 36
Electric Utilities 35
Medical Instruments & Supplies 34
Regional - Midwest Banks 34
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 33
Communication Equipment 33
Business Software & Services 32
Oil & Gas Pipelines 32
Diversified Electronics 32
Credit Services 30
Specialty Chemicals 30
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 29
Internet Information Providers 29
Restaurants 29
Gold 29
Specialty Retail, Other 28
Apparel Stores 28
Money Center Banks 27
Scientific & Technical Instruments 26
Medical Laboratories & Research 26
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 26
Information Technology Services 26
Regional - Southeast Banks 25
Auto Parts 25
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 24
Industrial Metals & Minerals 24
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 23
Diversified Utilities 23
Steel & Iron 22
General Building Materials 20
Regional - Southwest Banks 20
Wireless Communications 20
REIT - Retail 19
Semiconductor - Specialized 19
Semiconductor - Broad Line 19
Gas Utilities 19
REIT - Residential 19
Rental & Leasing Services 18
Chemicals - Major Diversified 18
Investment Brokerage - National 18
Textile - Apparel Clothing 18
Diversified Communication Services 18
REIT - Office 18
Technical & System Software 17
Personal Products 17
Drugs - Generic 17
Life Insurance 17
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 16
Industrial Electrical Equipment 16
Processed & Packaged Goods 16
Drug Manufacturers - Major 16
Education & Training Services 16
Resorts & Casinos 15
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 14
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 14
Railroads 14
Healthcare Information Services 14
Internet Software & Services 14
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 14
Drug Manufacturers - Other 14
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 14
Residential Construction 14
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 14
Real Estate Development 13
Packaging & Containers 13
Industrial Equipment & Components 13
Water Utilities 12
Agricultural Chemicals 12
Diversified Investments 12
Mortgage Investment 12
Property Management 12
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 12
REIT - Hotel/Motel 12
Heavy Construction 12
Metal Fabrication 12
Air Delivery & Freight Services 12
Trucking 12
Multimedia & Graphics Software 12
Waste Management 11
Food - Major Diversified 11
Management Services 11
Telecom Services - Domestic 11
Farm & Construction Machinery 11
Foreign Regional Banks 11
Farm Products 10
Foreign Money Center Banks 10
Broadcasting - TV 10
Health Care Plans 10
Personal Services 10
Auto Dealerships 10
Lodging 10
Entertainment - Diversified 10
Beverages - Soft Drinks 10
Business Equipment 10
Networking & Communication Devices 10
Computer Peripherals 9
Discount, Variety Stores 9
Paper & Paper Products 9
Rubber & Plastics 9
REIT - Industrial 9
Security & Protection Services 8
Diagnostic Substances 8
Lumber, Wood Production 8
Pollution & Treatment Controls 8
Accident & Health Insurance 8
Regional Airlines 8
Auto Manufacturers - Major 8
Marketing Services 7
Conglomerates 7
Machine Tools & Accessories 7
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 7
CATV Systems 7
Insurance Brokers 7
Electronic Equipment 7
Broadcasting - Radio 7
Grocery Stores 7
Long-Term Care Facilities 7
Beverages - Brewers 7
Department Stores 7
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 7
Specialized Health Services 7
Technical Services 6
Home Health Care 6
Recreational Vehicles 6
Trucks & Other Vehicles 6
Hospitals 6
Investment Brokerage - Regional 6
Printed Circuit Boards 6
Electronics Wholesale 6
Small Tools & Accessories 6
Data Storage Devices 6
Drug Delivery 6
Gaming Activities 5
Food Wholesale 5
Housewares & Accessories 5
Publishing - Newspapers 5
Silver 5
Security Software & Services 5
Beverages - Wineries & Distillers 5
General Contractors 5
Sporting Goods 5
Air Services, Other 5
Information & Delivery Services 5
Cleaning Products 4
Textile Industrial 4
General Entertainment 4
Home Furnishing Stores 4
Major Airlines 4
Medical Equipment Wholesale 4
Sporting Activities 4
Sporting Goods Stores 4
Computer Based Systems 4
Diversified Computer Systems 4
Confectioners 4
Aluminum 4
Surety & Title Insurance 4
Publishing - Periodicals 3
Building Materials Wholesale 3
Cement 3
Electronics Stores 3
Telecom Services - Foreign 3
Toys & Games 3
Drugs Wholesale 3
Drug Stores 3
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 3
Copper 3
Recreational Goods, Other 3
Advertising Agencies 3
Specialty Eateries 3
Meat Products 3
Home Improvement Stores 3
Movie Production, Theaters 3
Auto Parts Stores 3
Internet Service Providers 3
Cigarettes 3
Computers Wholesale 2
Appliances 2
Research Services 2
Photographic Equipment & Supplies 2
Jewelry Stores 2
Tobacco Products, Other 2
Publishing - Books 2
Auto Parts Wholesale 2
Processing Systems & Products 2
Consumer Services 2
Drug Related Products 2
Long Distance Carriers 1
Toy & Hobby Stores 1
Manufactured Housing 1
Closed-End Fund - Debt 1
Dairy Products 1
Basic Materials Wholesale 1
Office Supplies 1
Semiconductor- Memory Chips 1
Closed-End Fund - Equity 1