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Monopoly Power (Retired)

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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
31.3% Software 18.8%
19.6% Microsoft Corporation MSFT 11.5%
10.4% Intuit Inc INTU 30.4%
1.3% Red Hat Inc. RHT 36.7%
30.1% Internet 18.0%
10.8% Google Inc A GOOGL 14.7%
10.3% Google Inc GOOG 10.7%
6.4% VeriSign Inc. VRSN 31.4%
2.6% eBay Inc. EBAY 27.6%
25.0% Hardware 11.5%
14.0% Intel Corp INTC 12.3%
11.1% Qualcomm Inc. QCOM 10.5%
7.2% Genetically Modified Seeds 7.3%
7.2% Monsanto Co. MON 7.3%
3.6% Business Services 13.9%
2.2% Pitney Bowes Inc. PBI 22.0%
1.3% Iron Mountain IRM --
2.8% Health Care 17.9%
2.8% Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ISRG 17.9%