Insurance companies are key actors of the American economy, hedging risks and covering the costs of accidents. Present throughout the country and abroad, US insurance companies are involved in life and health insurance, property and casualty insurance, business and commercial insurance, and reinsurance.
Banks are the backbone of the American economy, they ensure money is available to individuals and capital to companies. Present throughout the country and abroad, US banks are involved in retail banking, corporate and investment banking, wealth management, and an array of financial services.
The largest American companies are deeply involved in the economy of the United States, as well as the rest of the world. The thirty largest publicly traded US companies, top constituents of the S&P 500 index, are presented here together with their activities, logos, and useful links.
The financial sector is the pillar of the American economy and day-to-day business operations. Banks, insurance, and financial services companies power key financial activities, payment and saving solutions, credit and capital availability, risk mitigation, and financial information accuracy.
The technology sector is the economic star of the United States, leading the country’s growth as well as its financial markets. IT and communications companies are at the heart of innovation, rapidly changing people’s lives and transforming business, finance, and the broader economy.
Technology and innovative companies thrive in the United States where they have access to a large and sophisticated market and dedicated stock exchange, the Nasdaq. The thirty largest publicly traded companies in the Nasdaq Composite index are here presented together with their activities, logos, and useful links.
The largest corporations in the United States weigh heavily in the American economy and the world’s economy. Here, thirty of the largest publicly traded companies that form the Dow Jones index are presented together with their activities, logos, and useful links.
With hundreds of thousands and even millions of employees worldwide, many American companies are among the world’s largest private employers. And that is no surprise since many US companies are in the world’s largest, and require a lot of staff to deliver products and services to their customers.
Energy companies are a critical part of the American economy, powering individuals and businesses for the comfort and technologies they use on a day-to-day basis. A vital but often dirty power supply, the entire energy sector is engaged in a transition towards cleaner and more renewable sources and uses of power.
The real estate sector is a stronghold of stability in any economy, and the United States is no exception. Apartment renters, commercial or industrial real estate developers, and specialized property managers, many real estate companies are fighting for market share, investors’ interests, and innovation in this key sector.