A sector refers to a large segment of the economy, while the term industry describes a much more specific group of companies or businesses within a sector.

Communication Services

Fixed Line Telecommunications, Mobile Telecommunications

Consumer Discretionary

Automobiles and Components, Consumer Durables and Apparel, Consumer Services, Media, Travel and Leisure, Retailing

Consumer Staples

Food, Beverage and Tobacco, Household and Personal Products


Exploration, Production, Refining, Marketing, Storage, and Transportation of Oil, Gas, Coal, and Consumable Fuels. Oil and Gas Equipment and Services


Banks, Diversified Financials, Insurance, Real Estate


Healthcare Equipment and Services, Healthcare Delivery, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology and Life Sciences


Capital Goods, Commercial and Professional Services, Transportation

Information Technology

Technology Hardware and Equipment, Semiconductors and Semiconductor Equipment, Telecommunication Services


Chemical Manufacturing, Construction Materials, Glass, Paper, Forest Products and Related Packaging Products, Metals, Minerals, Mining Companies, Steel Production

Real Estate

Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Land


Electricity, Gas, Water, Renewable Energy, Independent Power Producers, Energy Traders

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