List of Industries

On StockMarketMBA.com, all securities are classified into one of 151 industries.   An industry is a subsection of the U.S. economy. We get this from a data provider who is using Morningstar's industry classification system.

IndustryU.S. Stock Count
Advertising Agencies28
Aerospace & Defense50
Agricultural Inputs16
Airlines17
Airports & Air Services7
Aluminum5
Apparel Manufacturing24
Apparel Retail29
Asset Management102
Auto & Truck Dealerships18
Auto Manufacturers18
Auto Parts41
Banks3
Banks—Diversified22
Banks—Regional393
Beverages—Brewers8
Beverages—Non-Alcoholic15
Beverages—Wineries & Distilleries7
Biotechnology576
Broadcasting31
Building Materials14
Building Products & Equipment32
Business Equipment & Supplies10
Capital Markets47
Chemicals21
Coking Coal3
Communication Equipment64
Computer Hardware26
Confectioners4
Conglomerates10
Consulting Services16
Consumer Electronics15
Copper4
Credit Services56
Department Stores5
Diagnostics & Research82
Discount Stores9
Drug Manufacturers—General16
Drug Manufacturers—Specialty & Generic85
Education & Training Services41
Electrical Equipment & Parts34
Electronic Components36
Electronic Gaming & Multimedia17
Electronics & Computer Distribution7
Engineering & Construction38
Entertainment44
Farm & Heavy Construction Machinery21
Farm Products17
Financial Conglomerates3
Financial Data & Stock Exchanges10
Food Distribution11
Footwear & Accessories12
Furnishings, Fixtures & Appliances25
Gambling12
Gold40
Grocery Stores10
Health Information Services37
Healthcare Plans9
Home Improvement Retail7
Household & Personal Products27
Industrial Distribution19
Information Technology Services63
Infrastructure Operations1
Insurance Brokers15
Insurance—Diversified16
Insurance—Life21
Insurance—Property & Casualty48
Insurance—Reinsurance7
Insurance—Specialty17
Integrated Freight & Logistics17
Internet Content & Information61
Internet Retail32
Leisure29
Lodging12
Lumber & Wood Production5
Luxury Goods7
Marine Shipping34
Medical Care Facilities42
Medical Devices111
Medical Distribution7
Medical Instruments & Supplies51
Metal Fabrication13
Mortgage Finance16
Oil & Gas Drilling8
Oil & Gas E&P97
Oil & Gas Equipment & Services58
Oil & Gas Integrated20
Oil & Gas Midstream69
Oil & Gas Production2
Oil & Gas Refining & Marketing24
Other5
Other Industrial Metals & Mining28
Other Precious Metals & Mining11
Packaged Foods57
Packaging & Containers23
Paper & Paper Products10
Personal Services13
Pharmaceutical Retailers8
Pollution & Treatment Controls11
Publishing13
Railroads14
Real Estate Services31
Real Estate—Development10
Real Estate—Diversified6
Recreational Vehicles14
REIT - Diversified1
REIT - Office1
REIT—Diversified29
REIT—Healthcare Facilities17
REIT—Hotel & Motel20
REIT—Industrial21
REIT—Mortgage37
REIT—Office27
REIT—Residential21
REIT—Retail35
REIT—Specialty18
Rental & Leasing Services26
Residential Construction22
Resorts & Casinos20
Restaurants51
Scientific & Technical Instruments32
Security & Protection Services21
Semiconductor Equipment & Materials31
Semiconductors64
Shell Companies139
Silver7
Software - Application4
Software—Application172
Software—Infrastructure91
Solar16
Specialty Business Services35
Specialty Chemicals52
Specialty Industrial Machinery80
Specialty Retail44
Staffing & Employment Services28
Steel22
Telecom Services68
Textile Manufacturing5
Thermal Coal10
Tobacco6
Tools & Accessories13
Travel Services14
Trucking18
Uranium7
Utilities—Diversified22
Utilities—Independent Power Producers5
Utilities—Regulated Electric35
Utilities—Regulated Gas13
Utilities—Regulated Water14
Utilities—Renewable12
Waste Management20
Total of 151 industries5,009

Data is current as of yesterday.

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