Market capitalization

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Market capitalization (market cap) is the market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares.wikipedia
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List of stock exchanges

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(See List of stock exchanges.) In performing such rankings, the market capitalizations are calculated at some significant date, such as June 30 or December 31.
Major stock exchange groups (top 20 by market capitalization) of issued shares of listed companies,.

Stock market

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The total capitalization of stock markets or economic regions may be compared with other economic indicators.
As of 2017, the size of the world stock market (total market capitalization) was about US$79.225 trillion.

Share (finance)

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As outstanding stock is bought and sold in public markets, capitalization could be used as an indicator of public opinion of a company's net worth and is a determining factor in some forms of stock valuation.
Shares outstanding are those that are authorized by the government, issued by the company, and held by third parties. The number of shares outstanding times the share price gives the market capitalization of the company, which if the trading price held constant would be sufficient to purchase the company.

Public company

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Market capitalization (market cap) is the market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares.
The value or "size" of a company is called its market capitalization, a term which is often shortened to "market cap".

Microcap stock

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Traditionally, companies were divided into large-cap, mid-cap, and small-cap. The terms mega-cap and micro-cap have also since come into common use, and nano-cap is sometimes heard.
The term microcap stock (also micro-cap) refers to the stock of public companies in the United States which have a market capitalization of roughly $50 million to $300 million.

List of public corporations by market capitalization

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List of corporations by market capitalization
The following is a list of publicly traded companies having the greatest market capitalization. This list is primarily based on the Financial Times Global 500 rankings.

Enterprise value

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A more comprehensive measure is enterprise value (EV), which gives effect to outstanding debt, preferred stock, and other factors.
Enterprise value is more comprehensive than market capitalization, which only reflects common equity.

NASDAQ

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It is the second-largest stock exchange in the world by market capitalization, behind only the New York Stock Exchange located in the same city.

New York Stock Exchange

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It is by far the world's largest stock exchange by market capitalization of its listed companies at US$20 trillion as of June 2016.

Outline of finance

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Market capitalization

Public float

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This number is sometimes seen as a better way of calculating market capitalization because it provides a more accurate reflection (than entire market capitalization) of what public investors consider the company to be worth.

Middle-market company

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Market capitalization

Shares outstanding

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Market capitalization (market cap) is the market value of a publicly traded company's outstanding shares.

Share price

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Market capitalization is equal to the share price multiplied by the number of shares outstanding.

Proxy (statistics)

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As outstanding stock is bought and sold in public markets, capitalization could be used as an indicator of public opinion of a company's net worth and is a determining factor in some forms of stock valuation.

Net worth

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As outstanding stock is bought and sold in public markets, capitalization could be used as an indicator of public opinion of a company's net worth and is a determining factor in some forms of stock valuation.

Stock valuation

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As outstanding stock is bought and sold in public markets, capitalization could be used as an indicator of public opinion of a company's net worth and is a determining factor in some forms of stock valuation.

Stock exchange

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It is also used in ranking the relative size of stock exchanges, being a measure of the sum of the market capitalizations of all companies listed on each stock exchange.

Macroeconomics

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The total capitalization of stock markets or economic regions may be compared with other economic indicators.

Economic indicator

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The total capitalization of stock markets or economic regions may be compared with other economic indicators.

Capitalization-weighted index

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The free-float market cap uses just the floating number of shares in the calculation, generally resulting in a smaller number.

Real versus nominal value (economics)

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The cutoffs may be defined as percentiles rather than in nominal dollars.

Company

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Market cap reflects only the equity value of a company.

Embedded value

For insurance firms, a value called the embedded value (EV) has been used.