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 238
Biotechnology 125
Independent Oil & Gas 74
Application Software 60
Business Services 54
Regional - Northeast Banks 48
Diversified Machinery 48
Property & Casualty Insurance 46
Savings & Loans 45
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 39
Regional - Pacific Banks 36
Medical Appliances & Equipment 35
Asset Management 34
Shipping 34
Electric Utilities 34
REIT - Diversified 34
Business Software & Services 32
Communication Equipment 31
Regional - Midwest Banks 31
Medical Instruments & Supplies 31
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 30
Oil & Gas Pipelines 30
Gold 30
Diversified Electronics 29
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 29
Credit Services 28
Medical Laboratories & Research 27
Restaurants 27
Money Center Banks 27
Auto Parts 26
Specialty Chemicals 26
Internet Information Providers 26
Specialty Retail, Other 26
Information Technology Services 25
Apparel Stores 24
Regional - Southeast Banks 24
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 23
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 23
Diversified Utilities 22
Industrial Metals & Minerals 22
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 22
General Building Materials 21
Scientific & Technical Instruments 21
Steel & Iron 21
Wireless Communications 20
Diversified Communication Services 19
Semiconductor - Specialized 19
REIT - Residential 19
Chemicals - Major Diversified 19
Personal Products 19
Gas Utilities 19
Regional - Southwest Banks 19
REIT - Office 18
Semiconductor - Broad Line 18
Technical & System Software 17
Drugs - Generic 17
Investment Brokerage - National 17
REIT - Retail 17
Textile - Apparel Clothing 17
Rental & Leasing Services 16
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 16
Life Insurance 16
Industrial Electrical Equipment 16
Processed & Packaged Goods 16
Drug Manufacturers - Major 15
Residential Construction 15
Education & Training Services 15
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 14
Internet Software & Services 14
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 14
Drug Manufacturers - Other 13
Railroads 13
REIT - Hotel/Motel 13
Packaging & Containers 13
Resorts & Casinos 13
Mortgage Investment 13
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 13
Real Estate Development 12
Telecom Services - Domestic 12
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 12
Trucking 12
Healthcare Information Services 12
Industrial Equipment & Components 12
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 12
Diversified Investments 12
Networking & Communication Devices 11
Management Services 11
Property Management 11
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 11
Food - Major Diversified 11
Farm & Construction Machinery 11
Water Utilities 11
Waste Management 11
Multimedia & Graphics Software 11
Heavy Construction 10
Agricultural Chemicals 10
Farm Products 10
Foreign Regional Banks 10
REIT - Industrial 10
Health Care Plans 10
Air Delivery & Freight Services 10
Broadcasting - TV 10
Personal Services 10
Metal Fabrication 9
Auto Dealerships 9
Beverages - Soft Drinks 9
Business Equipment 9
Discount, Variety Stores 9
Entertainment - Diversified 9
Auto Manufacturers - Major 8
Regional Airlines 8
Accident & Health Insurance 8
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 8
Rubber & Plastics 8
Electronic Equipment 8
Security & Protection Services 8
Insurance Brokers 7
Foreign Money Center Banks 7
Lodging 7
Conglomerates 7
Drug Delivery 7
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 7
Long-Term Care Facilities 7
Paper & Paper Products 7
CATV Systems 7
Computer Peripherals 7
Department Stores 7
Grocery Stores 7
Marketing Services 7
Lumber, Wood Production 6
Data Storage Devices 6
Small Tools & Accessories 6
Silver 6
Trucks & Other Vehicles 6
Investment Brokerage - Regional 6
Broadcasting - Radio 6
Beverages - Brewers 6
Recreational Vehicles 6
Specialized Health Services 6
Diagnostic Substances 6
General Contractors 5
Hospitals 5
Home Health Care 5
Machine Tools & Accessories 5
Pollution & Treatment Controls 5
Air Services, Other 5
Surety & Title Insurance 5
Food Wholesale 5
Gaming Activities 5
Publishing - Newspapers 5
Technical Services 5
Information & Delivery Services 5
Printed Circuit Boards 5
Security Software & Services 5
Beverages - Wineries & Distillers 5
Advertising Agencies 4
Confectioners 4
Cigarettes 4
Electronics Wholesale 4
Medical Equipment Wholesale 4
Sporting Goods Stores 4
Sporting Goods 4
Textile Industrial 4
Computer Based Systems 4
Aluminum 4
Diversified Computer Systems 4
Major Airlines 4
Home Furnishing Stores 4
Housewares & Accessories 4
Building Materials Wholesale 3
Auto Parts Stores 3
Copper 3
Drugs Wholesale 3
Drug Stores 3
Recreational Goods, Other 3
Telecom Services - Foreign 3
Cleaning Products 3
Cement 3
Publishing - Books 3
Meat Products 3
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 3
General Entertainment 3
Publishing - Periodicals 3
Electronics Stores 3
Toys & Games 3
Specialty Eateries 3
Movie Production, Theaters 3
Sporting Activities 3
Research Services 2
Photographic Equipment & Supplies 2
Consumer Services 2
Computers Wholesale 2
Drug Related Products 2
Internet Service Providers 2
Processing Systems & Products 2
Auto Parts Wholesale 2
Appliances 2
Jewelry Stores 2
Home Improvement Stores 2
Semiconductor- Memory Chips 1
Dairy Products 1
Tobacco Products, Other 1
Office Supplies 1
Closed-End Fund - Debt 1
Basic Materials Wholesale 1
Manufactured Housing 1
Closed-End Fund - Equity 1
Long Distance Carriers 1