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 232
Biotechnology 80
Application Software 38
Independent Oil & Gas 34
Business Services 27
Property & Casualty Insurance 26
Savings & Loans 24
Medical Appliances & Equipment 20
REIT - Diversified 19
Regional - Northeast Banks 18
Business Software & Services 18
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 18
Diversified Machinery 17
Medical Laboratories & Research 17
Gold 16
Shipping 16
Asset Management 15
Credit Services 15
Internet Information Providers 15
Oil & Gas Pipelines 15
Specialty Chemicals 14
Regional - Pacific Banks 14
Money Center Banks 14
Chemicals - Major Diversified 13
Electric Utilities 13
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 13
Drugs - Generic 13
Medical Instruments & Supplies 13
REIT - Residential 13
Auto Parts 12
Semiconductor - Specialized 12
Diversified Communication Services 12
Diversified Electronics 12
Personal Products 12
General Building Materials 12
Specialty Retail, Other 12
Industrial Metals & Minerals 11
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 11
Information Technology Services 10
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 10
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 10
Regional - Southeast Banks 10
REIT - Office 10
Apparel Stores 10
Education & Training Services 9
Gas Utilities 9
Technical & System Software 9
Restaurants 9
Processed & Packaged Goods 9
Semiconductor - Broad Line 9
Steel & Iron 8
Resorts & Casinos 8
Life Insurance 8
Multimedia & Graphics Software 8
Mortgage Investment 8
Regional - Midwest Banks 8
Telecom Services - Domestic 8
Industrial Electrical Equipment 8
Regional - Southwest Banks 8
Diversified Utilities 8
Metal Fabrication 8
Communication Equipment 8
Trucking 7
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 7
Investment Brokerage - National 7
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 7
REIT - Retail 7
REIT - Industrial 7
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 7
Healthcare Information Services 6
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 6
REIT - Hotel/Motel 6
Farm & Construction Machinery 6
Management Services 6
Diversified Investments 6
Foreign Regional Banks 6
Rental & Leasing Services 6
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 6
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 6
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 6
Broadcasting - TV 6
Beverages - Soft Drinks 6
Internet Software & Services 6
Agricultural Chemicals 6
Heavy Construction 6
Wireless Communications 6
Air Delivery & Freight Services 6
Water Utilities 5
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 5
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 5
Electronic Equipment 5
Food - Major Diversified 5
Textile - Apparel Clothing 5
Real Estate Development 5
Industrial Equipment & Components 5
Pollution & Treatment Controls 5
Residential Construction 5
Department Stores 5
Personal Services 5
Scientific & Technical Instruments 5
Marketing Services 4
Networking & Communication Devices 4
Farm Products 4
Foreign Money Center Banks 4
Drug Manufacturers - Major 4
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 4
Property Management 4
Conglomerates 4
Entertainment - Diversified 4
Silver 4
Security & Protection Services 4
Drug Manufacturers - Other 4
Waste Management 4
Auto Manufacturers - Major 4
Beverages - Brewers 4
Accident & Health Insurance 4
General Contractors 3
Health Care Plans 3
Textile Industrial 3
Advertising Agencies 3
Drug Delivery 3
Auto Dealerships 3
Auto Parts Stores 3
Broadcasting - Radio 3
Surety & Title Insurance 3
Investment Brokerage - Regional 3
Food Wholesale 3
Home Furnishing Stores 3
Lodging 3
Major Airlines 3
Copper 3
Publishing - Periodicals 3
Specialty Eateries 3
Sporting Activities 3
Computer Based Systems 3
Computer Peripherals 3
Diversified Computer Systems 3
Packaging & Containers 3
Information & Delivery Services 3
Security Software & Services 3
Business Equipment 3
Specialized Health Services 3
Cement 3
Internet Service Providers 2
Air Services, Other 2
Recreational Vehicles 2
Trucks & Other Vehicles 2
Beverages - Wineries & Distillers 2
Small Tools & Accessories 2
Discount, Variety Stores 2
Diagnostic Substances 2
Cigarettes 2
Railroads 2
Paper & Paper Products 2
CATV Systems 2
Machine Tools & Accessories 2
Long-Term Care Facilities 2
Regional Airlines 2
Grocery Stores 2
Printed Circuit Boards 2
Technical Services 2
Movie Production, Theaters 2
Processing Systems & Products 2
Aluminum 2
Long Distance Carriers 1
Manufactured Housing 1
Consumer Services 1
Computers Wholesale 1
Drugs Wholesale 1
Insurance Brokers 1
Electronics Stores 1
Electronics Wholesale 1
Gaming Activities 1
Closed-End Fund - Equity 1
Home Improvement Stores 1
Auto Parts Wholesale 1
General Entertainment 1
Medical Equipment Wholesale 1
Home Health Care 1
Publishing - Books 1
Confectioners 1
Closed-End Fund - Debt 1
Toys & Games 1
Tobacco Products, Other 1
Appliances 1
Sporting Goods 1
Rubber & Plastics 1
Recreational Goods, Other 1
Lumber, Wood Production 1
Data Storage Devices 1
Photographic Equipment & Supplies 1
Telecom Services - Foreign 1
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 1
Hospitals 1
Office Supplies 1
Meat Products 1
Housewares & Accessories 1