Top Companies

Brian can compile a list of companies operating in one of 800 industries and 130 countries with details like market capitalization!


Competitive pressure is increasing, industrial boundaries are becoming increasingly blurred, and new industries are developing. Nevertheless, it is essential to know all the market players and analyze them about various parameters. Brian provides you with comprehensive lists in which you can find all the companies operating in a particular market and, based on this, better assess and analyze the market environment.

What´s cool about it

  • Curated data source – Leading data provider (Morningstar)
  • Covering 50.000 companies globally
  • Over 150 industries covered
  • Filtering relevant countries
  • Company info incl. qualitative description
  • Easy UX to request deep dive analysis

Use Cases

  • Gain a comprehensive overview of key players in a specific industry and country as a starting point of your competitive analysis
  • Create a long list of key players in a certain market when evaluating alternative sourcing options for you business
  • Start the identification of possible acquisition targets in specific industries and countries being a great fit for your company portfolio
  • List key companies when assessing top target customers per country and industry


Skill coverage

You can ask for a list of top companies (according to market capitalization) in a particular industry or in a particular country or for a list combining those two criteria. As a result, you get up to 10,000 companies – out of over 50,000 public companies around the world.

The list contains the following information:

  • ID: Allowing you to ask for a detailed analysis or peer analysis
  • Company name: Legal name of the ultimate parent company
  • Industry: Industry tree representing the main focus of the company
  • Country: Country where the country is headquartered
  • Market cap: Current market capitalization of the company in reporting currency
  • Click-to-Ask links: Allowing you to ask for a company analysis or a peer analysis with one click only

Covered companies

Brian covers 50,000 publicly traded companies!

If you want to know which companies are included, please check the complete list here.


  • The data is provided by Morningstar
  • ©2023 Morningstar. All Rights Reserved. The information contained herein: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed; and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Special Remarks

We are able to customize the look and feel of the Top Companies List according to your specific corporate identity = put the research results in your templates!  Contact us!


For troubleshooting, consider the following:

  • Brian covers over 50,000 publicly traded companies only
  • If you want to know what companies I cover, please check the complete list here

Brian Package

This skill is included in the following packages:

  • Brain Next
  • Brian for Business

For detailed information visit our pricing site here.

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