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Monopoly Power (Retired)


It’s Good To Be The Market-Share King

This motif has been retired and will not be subject to further updates. When a company controls too much market share, it can leave consumers with few alternatives. On the other hand, many companies have become frontrunners by a combination of sheer will and superior products. The reality is that it’s often a fine line between monopoly and market dominance. Whether it’s Intel’s 84% share in microprocessors[1] or Intuitive Surgical’s 80% share in surgical robots[2], these companies have legally leveraged market superiority to build some of the world’s biggest and most successful businesses. And when market-share giants thrive, investors may, too. See more
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Weight Segment & Stocks Symbol 1 MO / 1 YR Return
31.4% Internet 13.6%
11.3% Google Inc A GOOGL 12.1%
10.7% Google Inc GOOG 9.2%
6.7% VeriSign Inc. VRSN 21.6%
2.7% eBay Inc. EBAY 18.0%
29.7% Software 2.5%
19.3% Microsoft Corporation MSFT 0.0%
9.1% Intuit Inc INTU 5.2%
1.2% Red Hat Inc. RHT 20.5%
25.0% Hardware 18.1%
14.7% Intel Corp INTC 15.4%
10.3% Qualcomm Inc. QCOM 22.0%
7.4% Genetically Modified Seeds 12.9%
7.4% Monsanto Co. MON 12.9%
3.7% Business Services 15.7%
2.3% Pitney Bowes Inc. PBI 24.7%
1.3% Iron Mountain IRM --
2.9% Health Care 8.5%
2.9% Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ISRG 8.5%