List of Major Stock Market Industries

Here is a list of the major stock market industries. The 32 sectors are broken down into these smaller subsets called industries, which are simply the basic categories of business activity. Click on any industry to learn more about that industry, including the companies within that sector, and what stocks are recently making news.
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DreamWorks (DWA) Rumored to be in Talks with Softbank

Shares of DreamWorks Animation (DWA) surged +5.82 or +26.03 percent to $28.18 per share on Monday after an article in the Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Japanese conglomerate, Softbank would make a bid for the animation studio. DreamWorks stock subsequently declined in afterhours trading, dropping -2.08 or -7.38 percent to $26.10 per share as
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October 1, 1908:
The Ford Model T, the first car for millions of Americans, hits the market. Over 15 million Model Ts are eventually sold, all of them black.