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 91
Unknown 62
Independent Oil & Gas 59
Property & Casualty Insurance 46
Diversified Machinery 44
Application Software 44
Business Services 44
Regional - Northeast Banks 42
Savings & Loans 37
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 35
Regional - Pacific Banks 34
Medical Appliances & Equipment 33
Asset Management 33
Electric Utilities 32
Medical Instruments & Supplies 30
Regional - Midwest Banks 29
REIT - Diversified 29
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 28
Communication Equipment 28
Credit Services 27
Specialty Chemicals 27
Shipping 27
Business Software & Services 26
Diversified Electronics 26
Restaurants 25
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 24
Apparel Stores 24
Scientific & Technical Instruments 24
Specialty Retail, Other 23
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 23
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 23
Auto Parts 23
Oil & Gas Pipelines 23
Medical Laboratories & Research 23
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 22
Money Center Banks 22
Internet Information Providers 21
Wireless Communications 19
Information Technology Services 19
Semiconductor - Broad Line 19
Regional - Southwest Banks 19
REIT - Retail 18
Gold 17
Gas Utilities 17
Steel & Iron 17
Textile - Apparel Clothing 17
Processed & Packaged Goods 16
Semiconductor - Specialized 16
Regional - Southeast Banks 16
Industrial Electrical Equipment 15
Diversified Utilities 15
Diversified Communication Services 15
Investment Brokerage - National 15
Life Insurance 15
General Building Materials 15
Personal Products 14
Technical & System Software 14
REIT - Residential 14
Industrial Metals & Minerals 14
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 14
Rental & Leasing Services 13
Chemicals - Major Diversified 13
Drug Manufacturers - Major 13
Drug Manufacturers - Other 13
Heavy Construction 12
Drugs - Generic 12
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 12
Resorts & Casinos 12
Residential Construction 12
Railroads 12
Education & Training Services 12
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 11
Foreign Regional Banks 11
Air Delivery & Freight Services 11
Real Estate Development 11
Multimedia & Graphics Software 11
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 11
Telecom Services - Domestic 11
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 11
Farm & Construction Machinery 11
Trucking 11
Metal Fabrication 10
Internet Software & Services 10
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 10
Waste Management 10
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 10
Industrial Equipment & Components 10
REIT - Office 10
Healthcare Information Services 10
REIT - Hotel/Motel 10
Networking & Communication Devices 10
Lumber, Wood Production 9
Agricultural Chemicals 9
Computer Peripherals 9
Business Equipment 9
Food - Major Diversified 9
Health Care Plans 9
Property Management 9
Discount, Variety Stores 9
Packaging & Containers 9
Mortgage Investment 9
Paper & Paper Products 9
Broadcasting - TV 9
Auto Dealerships 9
Accident & Health Insurance 8
Auto Manufacturers - Major 8
Farm Products 8
Diversified Investments 8
Foreign Money Center Banks 8
Diagnostic Substances 8
Entertainment - Diversified 8
Lodging 8
Management Services 8
Personal Services 8
Regional Airlines 8
Water Utilities 8
Technical Services 7
Beverages - Soft Drinks 7
Grocery Stores 7
CATV Systems 7
Pollution & Treatment Controls 7
Rubber & Plastics 7
Department Stores 7
Broadcasting - Radio 6
Specialized Health Services 6
Drug Delivery 6
Machine Tools & Accessories 6
Printed Circuit Boards 6
Electronic Equipment 6
Home Health Care 6
Data Storage Devices 6
Electronics Wholesale 6
Insurance Brokers 6
Sporting Goods 5
Marketing Services 5
Trucks & Other Vehicles 5
Investment Brokerage - Regional 5
Small Tools & Accessories 5
Gaming Activities 5
Security & Protection Services 5
Security Software & Services 5
Beverages - Brewers 5
REIT - Industrial 5
Hospitals 5
Conglomerates 5
Air Services, Other 5
Meat Products 4
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 4
Food Wholesale 4
General Entertainment 4
Home Furnishing Stores 4
Silver 4
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 4
Medical Equipment Wholesale 4
Aluminum 4
Sporting Activities 4
Housewares & Accessories 4
Confectioners 4
Beverages - Wineries & Distillers 4
Auto Parts Stores 3
Cement 3
Copper 3
Movie Production, Theaters 3
Building Materials Wholesale 3
Advertising Agencies 3
Long-Term Care Facilities 3
General Contractors 3
Cleaning Products 3
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 3
Cigarettes 3
Toys & Games 3
Surety & Title Insurance 3
Home Improvement Stores 3
Textile Industrial 3
Computer Based Systems 3
Recreational Vehicles 3
Electronics Stores 3
Sporting Goods Stores 3
Diversified Computer Systems 3
Publishing - Newspapers 3
Publishing - Periodicals 3
Information & Delivery Services 3
Drugs Wholesale 2
Major Airlines 2
Specialty Eateries 2
Jewelry Stores 2
Drug Related Products 2
Tobacco Products, Other 2
Telecom Services - Foreign 2
Recreational Goods, Other 2
Internet Service Providers 2
Drug Stores 2
Computers Wholesale 2
Appliances 2
Auto Parts Wholesale 2
Research Services 2
Semiconductor- Memory Chips 1
Toy & Hobby Stores 1
Closed-End Fund - Debt 1
Publishing - Books 1
Office Supplies 1
Photographic Equipment & Supplies 1
Processing Systems & Products 1
Consumer Services 1
Dairy Products 1