Healthcare

Healthcare

Healthcare

Ticker Company Name Currency Market Cap
in Bln
Dividend Yield
SHL Siemens Healthineers AG EUR 46.87 1.83%
NOVO-B Novo Nordisk AS DKK 1058.4 1.89%
COLO-B Coloplast AS DKK 187.87 1.92%
NZYM-B Novozymes AS DKK 101.88 1.5%
UCB UCB S.A. EUR 16.89 1.43%
BEI Beiersdorf AG EUR 23.29 0.76%
SOON Sonova Holding AG CHF 14 1.29%
FME Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co EUR 20.81 1.76%
MRK Merck KGaA EUR 19.21 0.87%
SNN Smith&Nephew PLC USD 19 1.75%
LONN Lonza Group AG CHF 43.64 0.47%
AZN AstraZeneca PLC USD 134.51 2.73%
GSK GlaxoSmithKline PLC GBP 70.96 5.66%
ROG Roche Holding AG CHF 273.13 2.84%
NVS Novartis AG USD 217.08 3.18%
SNW Sanofi-Aventis S.A. EUR 101.63 3.87%
FRE Fresenius SE EUR 21.42 2.19%
EL EssilorLuxottica SA EUR 54.28 1.8%
AI Air Liquide S.A. EUR 62.64 2.04%

Health Care Industry

Health Care industry consists of health care service providers, medical equipment providers, pharmaceutical manufacturers and many other types of companies. It includes both private and public organizations. Health care is provided by a company or by a person, a health care professional (a physician, a dentist, etc.).

The demand in this industry is expected to be high due to the aging population in many countries.

There is ongoing digital transformation of the health care, making it easier for patients to access the services. It also involves the improvements in the analysis of vast data, accumulated by health care providers. Using insights from the data in a decision making process can significantly improve the health care processes. However, the industry still needs extensive investments in data analytics.

Sectors of the Industry

According to the Industry Classification Benchmark (ICB), Health Care industry consists of the following sectors.

Supersector

Sector

Subsector

Health Care Health Care Equipment & Services

 

Health Care Providers

Medical Equipment

Medical Supplies

  Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology Biotechnology

Pharmaceuticals