Appendix C
S&P 500 Companies
We’ve often referred to the Standard & Poor’s (S&P) 500, an index of 500 large cap companies that represent a wide range of industries. The stocks of the 500 companies are the most widely held U.S.-based common stocks. The S&P 500 was first listed in 1957.
Companies included on the S&P 500 are listed in alphabetical order here.
3M Company Abbott Labs Abercrombie and Fitch Adobe Systems Advanced Micro Devices AES Corp. Aetna, Inc. Affiliated Computer AFLAC, Inc. Agilent Technologies Air Products & Chemicals AK Steel Holding Akamai Alcoa, Inc. Allegheny Energy Allegheny Technologies, Inc. Allergan, Inc. Allstate Corp. Altera Corp. Altria Group, Inc. Amazon.comAmerada Hess Ameren Corporation American Capital American ...

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