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List of Companies on the DOW

Updated June 14, 2019 24.4k views28 items

The Dow Jones industrial average is one of the oldest and most important business indices in the world and perhaps the most vital index to watch to gauge the United States stock market. What companies are under Dow Jones? Here, you'll find a list of companies on the Dow Jones Industrial average. Any company included in the Dow is important to the health of the US economy. 

The Dow 30 stock market index got its name from co-founder Charles Dow, a prominent American journalist and founder of the Wall Street Journal. The companies that make up the Dow are a diverse group that are supposed to reveal the overall health of the stock market. News about the stock market moving up and down almost always refers to the stocks that comprise the Dow. 

The Dow Jones Industrial Average companies listed are for informational use and not a stock recommendation on our part.

  • 3M1


    Surgical and Medical Instruments and Apparatus, Biotechnology
    The 3M Company, formerly known as the Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company, is an...  more
  • Alcoa2


    Aluminum, Nonferrous Metal (except Copper and Aluminum) Rolling
    Alcoa Inc. is the world's third largest producer of aluminum, behind Rio Tinto Alcan and...  more
  • American Express3

    American Express

    Financial Services, Short-Term Business Credit
    The American Express Company, also known as Amex, is an American multinational financial...  more
  • Bank of America Corporation4

    Bank of America Corporation

    Bank, Financial Services
    Bank of America is an American multinational banking and financial services corporation...  more
  • Boeing5


    Aircraft Manufacturing, Aircraft
    The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and...  more
  • Caterpillar Inc.6

    Caterpillar Inc.

    Financial Services, Construction Machinery and Equipment
    Caterpillar Inc., is an American corporation which designs, manufactures, markets and sells...  more
  • Chevron Corporation7

    Chevron Corporation

    Mining, Petroleum industry


    Chevron Corporation is an American multinational energy corporation. One of the successor...  more
  • Cisco Systems, Inc.8

    Cisco Systems, Inc.

    Telecommunications equipment, Optical Networks Equipment
    Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) enables people to make powerful connections-whether in business,...  more
  • The Coca-Cola Company9
    The Coca-Cola Company is an American multinational beverage corporation and manufacturer,...  more
  • DuPont10


    Chemical industry, Agrochemical
    E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company, commonly referred to as DuPont, is an American chemical...  more
  • Exxon Mobil11

    Exxon Mobil

    Petroleum industry, Crude Petroleum and Natural Gas Extraction
    Exxon Mobil Corp., or ExxonMobil, is an American multinational oil and gas corporation...  more
  • Hewlett-Packard12


    Software, Computer hardware
    Hewlett-Packard Company or HP is an American multinational information technology corporation...  more
  • The Home Depot13

    More The Home Depot 

    #94 of 157 The Best Logos in the World#6 of 26 The Best Stores to Be in Case of Apocalypse

  • Honeywell14


    Conglomerate, Motor Vehicle Parts and Accessories
    Honeywell International, Inc. is an American multinational conglomerate company that produces...  more
  • Intel15


    Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
    Intel Corporation is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Santa Clara,...  more
  • Johnson & Johnson16

    Johnson & Johnson

    Soap, Pharmaceutical Preparation
    Johnson & Johnson is an American multinational medical devices, pharmaceutical and consumer...  more
  • JPMorgan Chase17

    JPMorgan Chase

    Investment banking, Financial Services
    JPMorgan Chase & Co. is an American multinational banking and financial services holding...  more
  • Kraft Foods18

    Kraft Foods

    Food Manufacturing, Food and Beverage
    Kraft Foods Group, Inc. is an American grocery manufacturing and processing conglomerate...  more
  • Merck & Co.19

    Merck & Co.

    Pharmaceutical Preparation, Pharmaceutical industry
    Merck & Co., Inc., d.b.a. Merck Sharp & Dohme outside the United States and Canada, is an...  more
  • Microsoft Corporation20

    Microsoft Corporation

    Consumer electronics, Software
    Microsoft Corporation is an American multinational corporation headquartered in Redmond,...  more
  • Pfizer21


    Pharmaceutical Preparation, Health Care
    Pfizer, Inc. is an American multinational pharmaceutical corporation headquartered in New York...  more
  • Procter & Gamble22

    Procter & Gamble

    Perfumes, Cosmetics
    Procter & Gamble Co., also known as P&G, is an American multinational consumer goods company...  more
  • The Travelers Companies23

    The Travelers Companies

    Insurance Carriers, Fire
    The Travelers Companies, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provide a range of commercial and...  more
  • United Technologies Corporation24

    United Technologies Corporation

    Aircraft Engines and Engine Parts
    United Technologies Corporation is an American multinational conglomerate headquartered in the...  more
  • Verizon Communications25

    Verizon Communications

    Telephone Communications, Except Radiotelephone
    Verizon Communications Inc., branded as Verizon, is an American broadband and...  more