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List of Publicly Traded Clothing Companies Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges

These companies design, manufacture, market and/or distribute a wide range of men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and accessories. The companies on this list do not necessarily own retail stores (although most do) or even manufacture the products they distribute. However, they are home to some well-known brands which are sold in department, chain and specialty stores world-wide.

This list is broken down by market capitalization:

  • Large-Cap Stocks: Over ten billion dollars
  • Mid-Cap Stocks: Between two and ten billion
  • Small-Cap Stocks: Between 300 million and two billion
  • Micro-Cap Stocks: Under 300 million

We update this list at the beginning of the month so it is possible that companies go up or down between updates based on market activity.


Additional publicly traded clothing and footwear companies and categories can be accessed through the link below:

List of Clothing and Footwear Companies

We have a separate section for companies that operate clothing retail stores that can be accessed through the link below:

Clothing Stores

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Clothing and Apparel: Large-Cap Stocks

L Brands, Inc. (LB) (Diversified specialty stores: lingerie, personal care and beauty products; brands include Bath & Body Works, Henri Bendel , La Senza, PINK  and Victoria’s Secret)

Nike, Inc. (NKE) (Athletic Apparel: Athletic footwear, apparel and accessories: brands include NIKE, Hurley and Converse)

Ross Stores, Inc. (ROST) (Ross Dress for Less apparel and home fashion retail stores; dd’s DISCOUNTS retail stores)

TJX Companies, Inc. (The) (TJX) (Multiple retail brands including HomeGoods, Marshalls, Sierra Trading Post and T.J. Maxx)

V.F. Corporation (VFC) (Apparel and footwear: outdoor & action sports; jeanswear, imagewear and sportswear; brands Lee, The North Face, Timberland, Vans and Wrangler)

Clothing and Apparel: Mid-Cap Stocks

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) (Retail stores located in Asia and the United States; brands include American Eagle Outfitters and Aerie)

Burlington Stores, Inc. (BURL) (Off-price apparel, home and baby products retailer: brands include Burlington Coat Factory, Burlington Shoes, Cohoes Fashions, MJM Designer Shoes and Super Baby Depot)

Carter’s, Inc. (CRI) (Children’s apparel and product stores: brands include Carter’s and OshKosh B’gosh)

Columbia Sportswear Company (COLM) (Athletic Apparel: Outdoor apparel, footwear and accessories: brands include Columbia Sportswear, Mountain Hardwear, Montrail, Pacific Trail and Sorel; retail stores)

Gap, Inc. (The) (GPS) (Retail stores: men’s, women’s and children’s apparel, accessories and personal care products: brands include Athleta, Banana Republic, Gap and Old Navy)

Gildan Activewear, Inc. (GIL) (Canada: manufacturer of a number or items including T-shirts, sports shirts, underwear, socks and hosiery)

Hanesbrands Inc. (HBI) (Innerwear and activewear apparel including bras, panties, sheer hosiery, socks, T-shirts  and underwear; brands include Hanes, Champion, Gear, Playtex and Wonderbra)

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) (Athletic Apparel: Canada: yoga-inspired athletic apparel company)

Michael Kors Holdings Limited (KORS) (Accessories, apparel and footwear)

Nordstrom, Inc. (JWN) (Nordstrom Rack locations in addition to apparel, footwear and accessories retail stores)

PVH Corp. (PVH) (Brands include Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger; dress shirts, footwear, neckwear, sportswear, swimwear)

Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) (Premium apparel, accessories and fragrances; operates retail stores and concession-based locations in addition to distributing products to specialty and department stores; brands include Ralph Lauren, American Living, Black Label, Chaps and Club Monaco)

Under Armour, Inc. (UA) (Athletic Apparel: Performance footwear, apparel and equipment)

Urban Outfitters, Inc. (URBN) (Urban Outfitters and Anthropologie stores in North America and Europe; wholesale distribution through Free People brand)

Wolverine World Wide, Inc. (WWW) (Athletic Apparel: Footwear, as well as apparel and accessories: industrial occupational safety footwear, outdoor high performance outerwear; brands include Hush Puppies, Keds, Wolverine)

Clothing and Apparel: Small-Cap Stocks

Abercrombie & Fitch Company (ANF) (Retail stores: casual apparel personal care and accessories; brands include Abercrombie & Fitch, Abercrombie Kids and Hollister)

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. (ASNA) (Women’s Apparel: Retail stores focusing on women and tween girls; brands include Dressbarn, Maurices, Justice, Lane Bryant, Ann Taylor, LOFT and Catherines)

Buckle, Inc. (The) (BKE) (Apparel, footwear and accessories stores)

Canada Goose Holdings Inc. (GOOS) (IPO March 16, 2017; Canada Goose outwear)

Cato Corporation (The) (CATO) (Women’s Apparel: Apparel and accessories specialty stores: brands include Cato, Versona, It’s Fashion and It’s Fashion Metro)

Chico’s FAS, Inc. (CHS) (Women’s Apparel: Boutiques and outlets for women’s apparel and accessories; brands include Boston Proper, Chico’s, Soma Intimates and White House | Black Market)

Children’s Place, Inc. (The) (PLCE) (Children’s specialty apparel retailer)

Deckers Outdoor Corporation (DECK)(Athletic Apparel: Footwear, apparel and accessories; casual lifestyle use and high performance activities)

Duluth Holdings Inc. (DLTH) (Lifestyle brand retailer)

Express, Inc. (EXPR) (Specialty apparel and accessories retailer)

Francesca’s Holdings Corporation (FRAN) (Women’s Apparel: Retail boutiques targeting female consumers between the ages of 18 and 35)

G-III Apparel Group, LTD. (GIII)  (Designs and manufactures apparel products under numerous licensed and proprietary brands; brands include Calvin Klein, Dockers, Guess?, Jessica Simpson, Kenneth Cole, Levi’s and Tommy Hilfiger)

Guess?, Inc. (GES) (Apparel retail stores in Asia, Europe, Latin America and North America in addition to licenses and franchises of addition stores outside North America)

Iconix Brand Group, Inc. (ICON) (Brand management company: apparel brands include Badgley Mischka, Bongo, Candies, Joe Boxer, London Fog, Modern Amusement, Mossimo, Mudd, OP, Rampage and Sharper Image; sportswear brands include Umbro (Soccer), Danskin (Dance), and Starter)

Land’s End, Inc. (LE) (Catalog and ecommerce: men’s women’s and children’s apparel, footwear and accessories)

Oxford Industries, Inc. (OXM) (Athletic Apparel: Brands include Tommy Bahama (sportswear); Lily Pulitzer (women’s and girl’s dresses, sportswear); Ben Sherman (men’s sportswear))

Perry Ellis International Inc. (PERY) (Designs and distributes men’s, women’s and children’s apparel and accessories)

Tailored Brands, Inc. (TLRD) (Men’s apparel stores: brands include Men’s Wearhouse and Tux, Jos. A. Bank, K&G and Moores)

The Finish Line, Inc. (FINL) (Athletic Apparel: Retail locations: athletic apparel, shoes and related accessories; specialty running stores)

Winmark Corporation (WINA) (Diversified specialty stores: Brands include Once Upon A Child, Plato’s Closet, Play It Again Sports and Style Encore)

Zumiez Inc. (ZUMZ)  (Athletic Apparel: Retail stores: action sports oriented stores)

Clothing and Apparel: Micro-Cap Stocks

Cherokee Inc. (CHKE) (Manages a wide range of fashion and lifestyle brands including Cherokee, Carole Little, Everyday California, Tony Hawk, Liz Lange, and Sideout)

Christopher & Banks Corporation (CBK) (Women’s apparel stores: brands include Christopher & Banks (Petite sizes 4-16), CJ Banks (Plus Sizes) and MPW stores)

Citi Trends, Inc. (CTRN) (Retail stores: urban apparel, shoes and accessories)

Delta Apparel, Inc. (DLA) (Designs and manufactures a wide range of apparel and activewear)

Destination Maternity Corporation (DEST) (Women’s Apparel: Retail locations focusing on maternity apparel)

Destination XL Group, Inc. (DXLG) (Retail stores focusing on big & tall men’s apparel)

Ever-Glory International Group, Inc. (EVK) (Women’s Apparel: China: retail stores focusing on women’s apparel)

KBS Fashion Group Limited (KBSF) (China: retail stores focusing on casual menswear)

Naked Brand Group Inc. (NAKD) (Men’s and women’s innerwear, sleepwear and lounge apparel)

New York & Company, Inc. (NWY) (Women’s Apparel: Retails stores focusing on women’s fashion apparel and accessories)

Sequential Brands Group, Inc. (SQBG) (Owns a portfolio of consumer brands)

Stage Stores, Inc. (SSI) (Apparel, footwear and accessories retail stores; brands include Bealls, Goody’s, Palais Royal, Peebles and Stage)

Stein Mart, Inc. (SMRT) (Retail men’s and women’s apparel stores)

Tilly’s, Inc. (TLYS) (Athletic Apparel: Retail locations: action sports apparel and footwear)

Vince Holding Corp. (VNCE) (Retail stores: women’s, men’s and children’s apparel; men’s and women’s footwear; handbags)

XCEL Brands, Inc. (XELB) (IPO in July 2015: Brand development company; brands include Issac Mizrahi, Judith Ripka, Halston and Wonder)

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