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Investor 500 2015: Canada’s Biggest 15 companies by market cap

Looking to invest in the biggest players in the market? Check out these market-cap giants

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Canadian Business’s annual Investor 500 stock ranking typically sorts stocks by their one-year return on investment, but there are lots of other ways to rank the leading companies of the TSX.

Here are the largest Canadian companies, as measured by their market capitalization:

RankCompanyTickerMarket Cap* (millions)
1Royal Bank of CanadaRY115,791.30
2Toronto-Dominion BankTD103,529.80
3Valeant Pharmaceuticals Int’l Inc.VRX92,437.50
4Bank of Nova ScotiaBNS80,839.30
5Canadian National Railway Co.CNR64,428.70
6Suncor Energy Inc.SU56,553.40
7Enbridge Inc.ENB54,183.60
8Bank of MontrealBMO50,913.00
9BCE Inc.BCE45,288.10
10Imperial Oil Ltd.IMO44,575.20
11Canadian Natural Resources Ltd.CNQ43,652.10
12Manulife Financial Corp.MFC43,539.50
13Brookfield Asset Management Inc.BAM.A43,033.30
14TransCanada Corp.TRP39,876.50
15Thomson Reuters Corp.TRI39,715.60
* As of May 1, 2015