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 227
Biotechnology 108
Independent Oil & Gas 73
Application Software 58
Business Services 54
Diversified Machinery 46
Property & Casualty Insurance 45
Regional - Northeast Banks 43
Savings & Loans 40
Electric Utilities 34
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 34
Shipping 34
Medical Appliances & Equipment 33
REIT - Diversified 33
Regional - Pacific Banks 32
Asset Management 31
Medical Instruments & Supplies 30
Communication Equipment 30
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 30
Diversified Electronics 29
Regional - Midwest Banks 29
Gold 29
Business Software & Services 28
Credit Services 28
Oil & Gas Pipelines 28
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 27
Restaurants 26
Medical Laboratories & Research 26
Auto Parts 25
Money Center Banks 25
Specialty Chemicals 24
Information Technology Services 24
Internet Information Providers 24
Specialty Retail, Other 24
Regional - Southeast Banks 23
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 22
Diversified Utilities 22
Apparel Stores 22
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 21
Industrial Metals & Minerals 21
Steel & Iron 20
Scientific & Technical Instruments 20
General Building Materials 19
Gas Utilities 19
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 18
REIT - Office 18
REIT - Residential 18
Wireless Communications 18
Textile - Apparel Clothing 18
REIT - Retail 17
Personal Products 17
Diversified Communication Services 17
Technical & System Software 17
Life Insurance 16
Semiconductor - Broad Line 16
Processed & Packaged Goods 16
Regional - Southwest Banks 16
Rental & Leasing Services 16
Drugs - Generic 16
Industrial Electrical Equipment 15
Chemicals - Major Diversified 15
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 15
Drug Manufacturers - Major 15
Residential Construction 15
Semiconductor - Specialized 15
Investment Brokerage - National 14
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 14
Education & Training Services 14
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 14
Packaging & Containers 13
Railroads 13
Internet Software & Services 12
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 12
REIT - Hotel/Motel 12
Resorts & Casinos 12
Industrial Equipment & Components 12
Real Estate Development 12
Mortgage Investment 12
Drug Manufacturers - Other 12
Food - Major Diversified 11
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 11
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 11
Property Management 11
Telecom Services - Domestic 11
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 11
Multimedia & Graphics Software 11
Trucking 11
Management Services 11
Air Delivery & Freight Services 10
Foreign Regional Banks 10
Agricultural Chemicals 10
Health Care Plans 10
Water Utilities 10
Healthcare Information Services 10
Personal Services 10
Diversified Investments 10
Waste Management 10
Beverages - Soft Drinks 9
Farm Products 9
Metal Fabrication 9
Broadcasting - TV 9
Farm & Construction Machinery 9
Discount, Variety Stores 9
Heavy Construction 9
Networking & Communication Devices 9
REIT - Industrial 9
Regional Airlines 8
Computer Peripherals 8
Business Equipment 8
Accident & Health Insurance 8
Auto Manufacturers - Major 8
Entertainment - Diversified 8
Rubber & Plastics 8
Auto Dealerships 7
Insurance Brokers 7
Foreign Money Center Banks 7
Long-Term Care Facilities 7
CATV Systems 7
Department Stores 7
Electronic Equipment 7
Security & Protection Services 7
Conglomerates 7
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 7
Paper & Paper Products 6
Data Storage Devices 6
Small Tools & Accessories 6
Trucks & Other Vehicles 6
Lumber, Wood Production 6
Grocery Stores 6
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 6
Beverages - Brewers 6
Diagnostic Substances 6
Recreational Vehicles 6
Drug Delivery 5
Publishing - Newspapers 5
Gaming Activities 5
Home Health Care 5
Machine Tools & Accessories 5
Information & Delivery Services 5
Lodging 5
Air Services, Other 5
Marketing Services 5
Surety & Title Insurance 5
Hospitals 5
Food Wholesale 5
Beverages - Wineries & Distillers 5
General Contractors 5
Specialized Health Services 5
Technical Services 5
Silver 5
Security Software & Services 5
Pollution & Treatment Controls 5
Printed Circuit Boards 5
Investment Brokerage - Regional 5
Broadcasting - Radio 4
Textile Industrial 4
Electronics Wholesale 4
Home Furnishing Stores 4
Major Airlines 4
Medical Equipment Wholesale 4
Housewares & Accessories 4
Confectioners 4
Sporting Goods Stores 4
Computer Based Systems 4
Aluminum 4
Sporting Goods 4
Advertising Agencies 4
Building Materials Wholesale 3
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 3
Cement 3
Cleaning Products 3
Cigarettes 3
Auto Parts Stores 3
Recreational Goods, Other 3
Meat Products 3
Diversified Computer Systems 3
Movie Production, Theaters 3
General Entertainment 3
Electronics Stores 3
Drugs Wholesale 3
Drug Stores 3
Copper 3
Toys & Games 3
Specialty Eateries 3
Telecom Services - Foreign 3
Sporting Activities 3
Publishing - Periodicals 2
Consumer Services 2
Publishing - Books 2
Research Services 2
Jewelry Stores 2
Home Improvement Stores 2
Computers Wholesale 2
Internet Service Providers 2
Drug Related Products 2
Processing Systems & Products 2
Auto Parts Wholesale 2
Tobacco Products, Other 1
Manufactured Housing 1
Closed-End Fund - Equity 1
Appliances 1
Office Supplies 1
Dairy Products 1
Long Distance Carriers 1
Basic Materials Wholesale 1
Semiconductor- Memory Chips 1