CAC 40 index

CAC 40 is used as a benchmark for investors in the Paris Bourse and also benchmark for the french economy. Unlike the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the CAC 40 is a market capitalization weighted index that follows the top 40 stocks in the Bourse (the DJIA is a price-weighted index).

ISIN code: FR0003500008

CAC 40 value

Image is taken from Bloomberg.

Eligibles stocks

The most liquide French and foreign stocks out of the 100 largest market capitalisation listed on Euronext Paris. „Holding“ companies and „Penny“ stocks are excluded.

Companies included in the index

Company nameIndustrial Classification BenchmarkTICKER (FR:)
Air France-KLMAirlinesAF
Air LiquideChemical IndustryAI
AlstomIndustrial MaterialsALO
ArcelorMittal Steel industryMTP
AXAInsurance BrokersCS
BNP ParibasBanking industryBNP
BouyguesHeavy ConstructionEN
CapgeminiComputer Software and ServicesCAP
CarrefourSupermarket ConsolidationCA
Crédit AgricoleBanking industryACA
DexiaBanking industryDX
EADSAerospace & DefenseEAD
EDFElectric UtilitiesEDF
EssilorMedical Instruments & SuppliesEF
France TélécomFixed-line telecommunicationFTE
Groupe DanoneFood & BeverageBN
L'OrealPersonal ProductsOR
LafargeBuilding MaterialsLG
Lagardère GroupPublishing – BooksMMB
LVMHApparel – ClothingMC
Pernod RicardBeverages – Wineries & DistillersRI
PSA Peugeot CitroënAuto MakersUG
RenaultAuto MakersRNO
Saint-GobainBuilding MaterialsSGO
Sanofi-AventisDrug Manufacturers – MajorSAN
Schneider ElectricIndustrial Electrical EquipmentSU
Société GénéraleBanking industryGLE
STMicroelectronicsSemiconductor – Integrated CircuitsSTM
Suez EnvironnementWaterSEV
Total Oil & Gas MajorsFP
Unibail-RodamcoReal Estate Investment Trust (REIT)UL
VallourecIndustrial Equipment & ComponentsVK
Veolia EnvironnementWaterVIE
VinciHeavy ConstructionDG
Vivendi SAMedia & EntertainmentVIV