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 124
Independent Oil & Gas 80
Application Software 64
Business Services 56
Regional - Northeast Banks 54
Property & Casualty Insurance 53
Diversified Machinery 50
Savings & Loans 47
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 46
Medical Appliances & Equipment 40
Regional - Pacific Banks 38
Asset Management 36
Shipping 36
REIT - Diversified 36
Electric Utilities 35
Medical Instruments & Supplies 34
Regional - Midwest Banks 34
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 33
Communication Equipment 33
Oil & Gas Pipelines 32
Business Software & Services 32
Diversified Electronics 32
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 30
Gold 30
Specialty Chemicals 30
Credit Services 30
Restaurants 29
Internet Information Providers 29
Apparel Stores 28
Specialty Retail, Other 28
Money Center Banks 27
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 26
Scientific & Technical Instruments 26
Information Technology Services 26
Medical Laboratories & Research 26
Regional - Southeast Banks 25
Auto Parts 25
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 25
Industrial Metals & Minerals 24
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 23
Diversified Utilities 23
Steel & Iron 22
General Building Materials 21
Regional - Southwest Banks 20
REIT - Office 20
Gas Utilities 20
Wireless Communications 20
Semiconductor - Broad Line 19
REIT - Residential 19
Diversified Communication Services 19
REIT - Retail 19
Semiconductor - Specialized 19
Investment Brokerage - National 18
Textile - Apparel Clothing 18
Rental & Leasing Services 18
Personal Products 18
Chemicals - Major Diversified 18
Drugs - Generic 17
Technical & System Software 17
Life Insurance 17
Drug Manufacturers - Major 16
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 16
Education & Training Services 16
Processed & Packaged Goods 16
Industrial Electrical Equipment 16
Residential Construction 15
Resorts & Casinos 15
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 15
Railroads 14
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 14
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 14
Healthcare Information Services 14
Drug Manufacturers - Other 14
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 14
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 14
Internet Software & Services 14
Industrial Equipment & Components 13
Mortgage Investment 13
Real Estate Development 13
REIT - Hotel/Motel 13
Packaging & Containers 13
Water Utilities 12
Agricultural Chemicals 12
Diversified Investments 12
Property Management 12
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 12
Heavy Construction 12
Metal Fabrication 12
Air Delivery & Freight Services 12
Trucking 12
Multimedia & Graphics Software 12
Telecom Services - Domestic 12
Waste Management 11
Management Services 11
Farm & Construction Machinery 11
Foreign Regional Banks 11
Food - Major Diversified 11
Farm Products 10
Broadcasting - TV 10
Auto Dealerships 10
Beverages - Soft Drinks 10
Business Equipment 10
Networking & Communication Devices 10
Foreign Money Center Banks 10
Health Care Plans 10
Personal Services 10
Lodging 10
Entertainment - Diversified 10
Paper & Paper Products 9
Computer Peripherals 9
Rubber & Plastics 9
Discount, Variety Stores 9
REIT - Industrial 9
Diagnostic Substances 8
Lumber, Wood Production 8
Pollution & Treatment Controls 8
Accident & Health Insurance 8
Regional Airlines 8
Security & Protection Services 8
Auto Manufacturers - Major 8
Electronic Equipment 7
Beverages - Brewers 7
Insurance Brokers 7
Conglomerates 7
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 7
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 7
CATV Systems 7
Specialized Health Services 7
Grocery Stores 7
Marketing Services 7
Department Stores 7
Machine Tools & Accessories 7
Broadcasting - Radio 7
Long-Term Care Facilities 7
Home Health Care 6
Trucks & Other Vehicles 6
Printed Circuit Boards 6
Small Tools & Accessories 6
Investment Brokerage - Regional 6
Data Storage Devices 6
Electronics Wholesale 6
Silver 6
Drug Delivery 6
Technical Services 6
Hospitals 6
Recreational Vehicles 6
General Contractors 5
Food Wholesale 5
Gaming Activities 5
Publishing - Newspapers 5
Sporting Goods 5
Housewares & Accessories 5
Information & Delivery Services 5
Security Software & Services 5
Beverages - Wineries & Distillers 5
Air Services, Other 5
Surety & Title Insurance 5
General Entertainment 4
Confectioners 4
Diversified Computer Systems 4
Meat Products 4
Computer Based Systems 4
Medical Equipment Wholesale 4
Home Furnishing Stores 4
Textile Industrial 4
Major Airlines 4
Aluminum 4
Sporting Activities 4
Sporting Goods Stores 4
Cleaning Products 4
Publishing - Periodicals 3
Home Improvement Stores 3
Recreational Goods, Other 3
Specialty Eateries 3
Telecom Services - Foreign 3
Auto Parts Stores 3
Electronics Stores 3
Toys & Games 3
Cement 3
Drugs Wholesale 3
Internet Service Providers 3
Cigarettes 3
Copper 3
Drug Stores 3
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 3
Advertising Agencies 3
Building Materials Wholesale 3
Movie Production, Theaters 3
Research Services 2
Consumer Services 2
Processing Systems & Products 2
Jewelry Stores 2
Auto Parts Wholesale 2
Publishing - Books 2
Drug Related Products 2
Computers Wholesale 2
Appliances 2
Photographic Equipment & Supplies 2
Tobacco Products, Other 2
Closed-End Fund - Equity 1
Manufactured Housing 1
Long Distance Carriers 1
Closed-End Fund - Debt 1
Semiconductor- Memory Chips 1
Dairy Products 1
Basic Materials Wholesale 1
Toy & Hobby Stores 1
Office Supplies 1