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 2275
Biotechnology 38
Independent Oil & Gas 21
Business Services 18
Regional - Midwest Banks 17
Property & Casualty Insurance 16
Specialty Chemicals 15
Shipping 15
Application Software 15
Auto Parts 14
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services 13
Medical Laboratories & Research 13
Electric Utilities 13
Business Software & Services 12
Apparel Stores 12
Diversified Machinery 12
Regional - Northeast Banks 12
Oil & Gas Drilling & Exploration 11
Regional - Pacific Banks 11
Medical Instruments & Supplies 11
REIT - Diversified 10
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials 10
Savings & Loans 10
Money Center Banks 10
Real Estate Development 10
Asset Management 10
Semiconductor - Broad Line 10
Medical Appliances & Equipment 10
Gas Utilities 10
Credit Services 9
Scientific & Technical Instruments 9
Restaurants 9
REIT - Retail 9
Regional - Southwest Banks 9
Communication Equipment 9
Aerospace/Defense Products & Services 9
Industrial Electrical Equipment 9
Gold 8
Telecom Services - Domestic 8
Information Technology Services 8
Regional - Mid-Atlantic Banks 8
Oil & Gas Pipelines 7
Steel & Iron 7
Networking & Communication Devices 7
Education & Training Services 7
Specialty Retail, Other 7
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 7
Semiconductor - Integrated Circuits 7
Personal Products 7
Trucking 6
Industrial Metals & Minerals 6
REIT - Residential 6
Semiconductor - Specialized 6
Diversified Communication Services 6
Internet Information Providers 6
Diversified Electronics 6
Regional - Southeast Banks 6
Specialized Health Services 6
Wireless Communications 5
Broadcasting - TV 5
Chemicals - Major Diversified 5
Farm & Construction Machinery 5
Health Care Plans 5
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing 5
Personal Services 5
Processed & Packaged Goods 5
Rental & Leasing Services 5
Residential Construction 5
Resorts & Casinos 5
Textile - Apparel Clothing 5
Life Insurance 4
Drug Manufacturers - Other 4
Textile Industrial 4
Computer Peripherals 4
Business Equipment 4
Beverages - Soft Drinks 4
Property Management 4
Air Services, Other 4
Heavy Construction 4
Drugs - Generic 4
Investment Brokerage - National 4
Lumber, Wood Production 4
Farm Products 4
Drug Manufacturers - Major 4
Surety & Title Insurance 4
Technical Services 4
Recreational Vehicles 4
General Building Materials 4
Healthcare Information Services 4
Regional Airlines 4
Major Integrated Oil & Gas 4
Foreign Regional Banks 3
Diversified Utilities 3
Diversified Investments 3
Specialty Eateries 3
Multimedia & Graphics Software 3
Management Services 3
Grocery Stores 3
Discount, Variety Stores 3
Diagnostic Substances 3
Department Stores 3
Sporting Goods Stores 3
Paper & Paper Products 3
Data Storage Devices 3
Water Utilities 3
Publishing - Newspapers 3
Technical & System Software 3
Agricultural Chemicals 3
Insurance Brokers 3
Home Furnishings & Fixtures 3
Cigarettes 3
REIT - Healthcare Facilities 3
REIT - Hotel/Motel 3
REIT - Industrial 3
Drug Delivery 3
REIT - Office 2
CATV Systems 2
Advertising Agencies 2
Investment Brokerage - Regional 2
Waste Management 2
Electronic Equipment 2
Home Improvement Stores 2
Long-Term Care Facilities 2
Broadcasting - Radio 2
Basic Materials Wholesale 2
Hospitals 2
Silver 2
Small Tools & Accessories 2
Housewares & Accessories 2
Auto Manufacturers - Major 2
Marketing Services 2
Air Delivery & Freight Services 2
Accident & Health Insurance 2
Electronics Wholesale 2
Entertainment - Diversified 2
Drugs Wholesale 2
Mortgage Investment 2
Movie Production, Theaters 2
Industrial Equipment & Components 2
Nonmetallic Mineral Mining 2
Toys & Games 2
Packaging & Containers 2
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 2
Printed Circuit Boards 2
Trucks & Other Vehicles 2
Railroads 2
Consumer Services 2
Conglomerates 2
Computer Based Systems 2
Internet Software & Services 2
Electronics Stores 1
General Contractors 1
General Entertainment 1
Home Furnishing Stores 1
Home Health Care 1
Drug Stores 1
Information & Delivery Services 1
Drug Related Products 1
Internet Service Providers 1
Jewelry Stores 1
Lodging 1
Long Distance Carriers 1
Machine Tools & Accessories 1
Major Airlines 1
Meat Products 1
Metal Fabrication 1
Diversified Computer Systems 1
Aerospace/Defense - Major Diversified 1
Pollution & Treatment Controls 1
Copper 1
Publishing - Periodicals 1
Recreational Goods, Other 1
Confectioners 1
Computers Wholesale 1
Cleaning Products 1
Cement 1
Research Services 1
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 1
Rubber & Plastics 1
Building Materials Wholesale 1
Security & Protection Services 1
Security Software & Services 1
Beverages - Brewers 1
Auto Parts Wholesale 1
Auto Parts Stores 1
Auto Dealerships 1
Sporting Activities 1
Sporting Goods 1
Textile - Apparel Footwear & Accessories 1
Food Wholesale 1
Foreign Money Center Banks 1
Gaming Activities 1