Large-Cap Pharmaceutical StocksU.S. Exchanges
List of Publicly Traded Large-Cap Pharmaceutical Companies Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges
This list includes large-sized pharmaceutical companies with market capitalizations of over ten billion dollars. We update this page at the start of every month so it is possible that during the course of a month a company’s market cap might fall below ten billion. Additional pharmaceutical companies can be found in the following sections:
Biopharmaceutical companies are generally not included in this list of companies and can be found in our Biotech section. In parentheses you will find a short description or areas of focus for the company.
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Pharmaceuticals: Large-Cap Stocks
Abbott Laboratories (ABT) (Nutritional products; medical devices, diagnostics, branded generic pharmaceuticals: gastroenterology products, women’s health products, cardiovascular and metabolic products, pain and central nervous system products, respiratory drugs and vaccines, vascular products)
Allergan, Inc. (AGN) (Branded pharmaceuticals: dermatology and aesthetics, central nervous system, eye care, women’s health and urology, gastroenterology, anti-infectives)
AmerisourceBergen Corporation (ABC) (Pharmaceutical sourcing and distribution)
Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH) (Drug and healthcare product distribution, consumer healthcare products, direct-to-home medical supplies distributor)
Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) (Animal health, cardiovascular, critical care, diabetes, men’s health, musculoskeletal, neuroscience, oncology)
GlaxoSmithKline Plc. (GSK) (United Kingdom: prescription medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products)
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) (Consumer health products: baby care, skin care, oral care, wound care and women’s health care; Medical devices: diabetes care, diagnostics, orthopaedics, neurological disease, vision care, infection prevention, cardiovascular disease and aesthetics; Pharmaceutical: cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, immunology, infectious diseases, neuroscience, oncology)
McKesson Corporation (MCK) (Pharmaceutical distributor; software; automation technology; business services and consulting; Health Mart retail pharmacy franchises)
Merck & Company, Inc. (MRK) (Pharmaceuticals: cardiovascular, diabetes, general medicine, immunology, infectious diseases, oncology, respiratory, women’s health; Vaccines, Animal Health Products)
Mylan Inc. (MYL) (Generic, branded generic and specialty pharmaceuticals)
Novartis AG (NVS) (Switzerland: eye care, generic pharmaceuticals, medicines)
Novo Nordisk (NVO) (Denmark: diabetes and other serious chronic conditions)
Perrigo Company (PRGO) (Ireland: generic over-the-counter, prescription pharmaceuticals, nutritional products, active pharmaceutical ingredients)
Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) (Consumer healthcare products; vaccines; oncology; examples of medicines include treatments for the following areas: cardiovascular/metabolic, inflammation, neuroscience, pain, rare diseases, women’s/men’s health)
Sanofi (SNY) (France: animal health products, consumer healthcare products, generic drugs, vaccines; drugs for diabetes, rare diseases, multiple sclerosis and oncology)
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited (TEVA) (Israel: generic drugs, specialty pharmaceuticals, active pharmaceutical ingredients)
Zoetis Inc. (ZTS) (Animal health medicines and vaccines, diagnostic products and genetic tests)