Stocks by sector

Investors use sectors to place stocks and other investments into categories such as technology, healthcare, energy, utilities and telecommunications. ... For example, at large research firms, analysts may cover just one sector, such as pharmaceutical companies or technology stocks.

Stock sectors by market capitalization

Sector 3 months 6 months 1 year Companies Market capitalization
Technology+2.49 %+9.85 %+8.77 %629$8.24 tn
 
Finance+3.16 %+11.38 %-0.67 %842$5.85 tn
 
Consumer Services+0.73 %+8.18 %+4.08 %710$5.72 tn
 
Health Care-1.85 %+1.95 %-1.18 %853$4.95 tn
 
Energy-3.67 %-5.63 %-16.31 %276$2.9 tn
 
Public Utilities+4.61 %+9.94 %+23.14 %214$2.86 tn
 
Capital Goods+0.95 %+7.13 %-1.14 %370$2.57 tn
 
Consumer Non-Durables+2.72 %+10.35 %+12.10 %227$2.43 tn
 
Basic Industries+1.16 %+8.02 %-2.03 %307$2.09 tn
 
Miscellaneousn/an/an/a145$1.81 tn
 
Transportation+3.22 %+6.73 %-8.60 %112$810.31 bn
 
Consumer Durablesn/an/an/a142$432.2 bn
 
Othern/an/an/a141$118 bn
 

Stock sectors performance

3 months +4.61 %
The utilities sector is a category of stocks for utilities such as gas and power. The sector contains companies such [...]
Companies: 214  |  Market cap: $2.86 tn
3 months6 months1 year
+4.61 %+9.94 %+23.14 %
3 months +3.22 %
The transportation sector is a category of companies that provide services moving people, goods, or the infrastructure to do so. [...]
Companies: 112  |  Market cap: $810.31 bn
3 months6 months1 year
+3.22 %+6.73 %-8.60 %
3 months +3.16 %
The financial sector is a category of the economy made up of firms that provide financial services to commercial and [...]
Companies: 842  |  Market cap: $5.85 tn
3 months6 months1 year
+3.16 %+11.38 %-0.67 %
3 months +2.72 %
Non-durable goods are products consumers purchase with the plan to use for a short period of time. Also referred to [...]
Companies: 227  |  Market cap: $2.43 tn
3 months6 months1 year
+2.72 %+10.35 %+12.10 %
3 months +2.49 %
The technology sector is the category of stocks relating to the research, development and/or distribution of technologically based goods and [...]
Companies: 629  |  Market cap: $8.24 tn
3 months6 months1 year
+2.49 %+9.85 %+8.77 %
3 months +1.16 %
The basic materials sector is a category of stocks for companies involved in the discovery, development and processing of raw [...]
Companies: 307  |  Market cap: $2.09 tn
3 months6 months1 year
+1.16 %+8.02 %-2.03 %
3 months +0.95 %
The capital goods sector (also referred to as the "industrials sector") is a category of stocks related to the manufacture [...]
Companies: 370  |  Market cap: $2.57 tn
3 months6 months1 year
+0.95 %+7.13 %-1.14 %
3 months +0.73 %
The service industries (More formally termed: 'tertiary sector of industry' by economists) involve the provision of services to businesses as [...]
Companies: 710  |  Market cap: $5.72 tn
3 months6 months1 year
+0.73 %+8.18 %+4.08 %
3 months -1.85 %
The healthcare sector consists of companies that provide medical services, manufacture medical equipment or drugs, provide medical insurance, or otherwise [...]
Companies: 853  |  Market cap: $4.95 tn
3 months6 months1 year
-1.85 %+1.95 %-1.18 %
3 months -3.67 %
The energy sector is a category of stocks that relate to producing or supplying energy. This sector includes companies involved [...]
Companies: 276  |  Market cap: $2.9 tn
3 months6 months1 year
-3.67 %-5.63 %-16.31 %