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Equilar 500

The Equilar 500 tracks the 500 largest companies trading on one of the major U.S. stock exchanges (NYSE, NYSE American or Nasdaq) by revenue. Limiting the cutoff to any company whose fiscal year end fell between January 1, 2019 and December 31, 2019 and filed a proxy statement (DEF 14A) or disclosed compensation information in an amended 10-K filing (10-K/A), Equilar then ranked the companies by reported revenue related to the fiscal year of the appropriate proxy filing and filtered by the stock exchange they traded on as of April 30, 2020.

The Equilar 500 comprises companies in the following industries:

Sector Count Percentage
Consumer Cyclical
98 19.6%
Industrials
76 15.2%
Financial Services
72 14.4%
Technology
49 9.8%
Healthcare
47 9.4%
Consumer Defensive
45 9.0%
Energy
31 6.2%
Utilities
26 5.2%
Basic Materials
25 5.0%
Communication Services
23 4.6%
Real Estate
8 1.6%

The Equilar 100 is a subset of the Equilar 500, consisting of the top 100 companies, by revenue, within the Equilar 500.

The Equilar 100 comprises companies in the following industries:

Sector Count
Healthcare
17
Financial Services
16
Industrials
15
Consumer Defensive
12
Technology
11
Energy
10
Consumer Cyclical
8
Communication Services
8
Basic Materials
2
Utilities
1

For more information about the composition of the Equilar 500 by company, please contact info@equilar.com.

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