Publicly Traded Companies in Illinois

List of Publicly Traded Companies Headquartered in Illinois

The companies on this list are headquartered in Illinois. Examples of some of the larger companies on this list based on market capitalization include:

Abbott Laboratories (ABT)

AbbVie Inc. (ABBV)

Allstate Corporation (The) (ALL)

Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM)

Baxter International Inc. (BAX)

Boeing Company (The) (BA)

CME Group Inc. (CME)

Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT)

Deere & Company (DE)

Discover Financial Services (DFS)

Equity Residential (EQR)

Exelon Corporation (EXC)

General Growth Properties, Inc. (GGP)

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW)

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD)

Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ)

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI)

The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC)

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (ULTA)

United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL)

Ventas, Inc. (VTR)

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA)

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Aerospace and Defense

AAR Corp. (AIR) (Command and Control (C4) systems and airlift operations)

Boeing Company (The) (BA) (World’s largest aerospace company; commercial jetliners; defense, space and security systems)

Agricultural Chemicals

CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF) (Nitrogen)

Terra Nitrogen Company, L.P. (TNH) (Nitrogen fertilizers)


United Continental Holdings, Inc. (UAL) (United Air Lines)

Airport Services and Equipment

John Bean Technologies Corporation (JBT) (Diversified: food processing equipment and airport equipment including passenger loading bridges, cargo loaders and pushback tractors)


The Middleby Corporation (MIDD) (Commercial kitchen equipment; residential appliances including ranges, ovens, refrigeration equipment and outdoor kitchen items; systems for industrial processing, packaging and baking)

Asset Management

Calamos Asset Management, Inc. (CLMS)

Auto Industry Services

CDK Global, Inc. (CDK) (Information technology and digital marketing products and services for the automotive retail industry)

Auto Parts

LKQ Corporation (LKQ) (Parts distributor)

Tenneco Inc. (TEN) (Monroe)

Aviation Services

Gogo Inc. (GOGO) (In-flight, internet, entertainment, text messaging and voice services to the commercial and business aviation markets)


BankFinancial Corporation (BFIN)

Centrue Financial Corporation (CFCB) (Holding company for Centrue Bank)

First Clover Leaf Financial Corp. (FCLF)

First Busey Corporation (BUSE) (Holdings include Busey Bank, Busey Wealth Management, Inc., Trevett Capital Partners and FirsTech, Inc.)

First Mid-Illinois Bancshares, Inc. (FMBH)

First Midwest Bancorp, Inc. (FMBI) (Holding company for First Midwest Bank; branches in Illinois, Iowa and Indiana)

IF Bancorp, Inc. (IROQ) (Holding company for Iroquois Federal Savings and Loan Association)

MB Financial Inc. (MBFI)

Midland States Bancorp, Inc. (MSBI) (Bank with branches primarily in Illinois and Missouri)

Northern Trust Corporation (NTRS) (Operations in approximately 19 states and Washington, D.C. as well as approximately 20 international locations)

Old Second Bancorp, Inc. (OSCB)

PrivateBancorp, Inc. (PVTB) (Holding company for The PrivateBank and Trust Company; branches located primarily in the Midwest)

Wintrust Financial Corporation (WTFC) (Branches in Illinois and Wisconsin)

Barcode Equipment

Zebra Technologies Corporation (ZBRA)  (Enterprise-grade mobile computing products; barcode scanners, RFID readers and image capture devices; barcode and card printing)

Biotech and Pharmaceuticals

Abbott Laboratories (ABT) (Nutritional products; medical devices, diagnostics, pharmaceuticals: generic pharmaceuticals gastroenterology products, therapeutic nutrition for dialysis patients, women’s health products, cardiovascular and metabolic, pain and nervous system, respiratory drugs, vaccines; vascular products)

AbbVie Inc. (ABBV) (Biopharmaceutical company: immunology, kidney disease, liver disease, neuroscience, oncology, women’s health)

Acura Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ACUR) (Tamper-resistant products to combat medication abuse)

Akorn, Inc. (AKRX) (Generic prescription, branded prescription, animal health, consumer health products)

Avexis Inc. (AVXS) (IPO February 11, 2016: Gene therapy company with a focus on rare neurological genetic diseases)

Sagent Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SGNT) (Injectable pharmaceuticals: anti-infective, oncology and critical care)

Building Materials

Continental Materials Corporation (CUO) (Commercial Doors and Hardware)

Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc. (FBHS) (Doors, Faucets and Cabinets; Master Lock Brand)

USG Corporation (USG) (Gypsum wallboard)

Business Services

Heidrick & Struggles International, Inc. (HSII) (Culture shaping, executive search, leadership consulting services)

Huron Consulting Group Inc. (HURN) (Operational and financial consulting services)

InnerWorkings, Inc. (INWK) (Creative services, branded merchandise, events, print management, retail displays, product packaging)

Mattersight Corporation (MATR)  (Analytics services that analyze customer-employee interactions)

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NCI) (Consulting, business process management services, compliance, dispute resolution services, investigative services risk management)

SP Plus Corporation (SP) (Parking, shuttle buses, security, facility maintenance, event logistics)


Stepan Company (SCL) (Specialty and intermediate chemicals)

Univar, Inc. (UNVR) (Chemicals distributor)

Coal Mining

SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. (SXCP) (Metallurgical coal and coke)

SunCoke Energy, Inc. (SXC) (Metallurgical coal and coke)

Commercial Vehicle Manufacturers   

Navistar International Corporation (NAV) (Commercial vehicles: commercial trucks, commercial and school buses and defense vehicles)


Inteliquent, Inc. (IQNT) (Voice services that include streamlined SIP interconnection)

Communications Equipment

Motorola Solutions, Inc. (MSI) (Communication infrastructure, devices, accessories, software and services)

PC-Tel, Inc. (PCTI) (Test equipment, software and engineering services for wireless networks)

Westell Technologies, Inc. (WSTL) (Cell site optimization, in-building wireless, intelligent site management and outside plant solutions)

Construction and Engineering Services

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Corporation (GLDD) (Dredging services)

MYR Group, Inc. (MYRG) (Specialty contractor; electrical infrastructure market)

Construction Equipment

Caterpillar, Inc. (CAT) (Construction equipment, mining, engines)

Deere & Company (DE) (Agricultural, construction, forestry and turf equipment)

Manitex International, Inc. (MNTX) (Lifting equipment with construction and industrial uses)

Consumer Goods

Oil-Dri Corporation of America (ODC) (Brands include Cat’s Pride and Jonny Cat)

Consumer Health

Female Health Company (The) (FHCO) (FC2 female condom)

Credit Cards

Discover Financial Services (DFS)

Dispensing Equipment

AptarGroup, Inc. (ATR) (Dispensing systems used by companies in the consumer packaging industry)

IDEX Corporation (IEX) (Pumps and flow meters, dispensing equipment, fire and safety equipment)

Drug Stores

Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc. (WBA) (Retail drugstores throughout the United States and numerous other countries; wholesale and distribution)


Career Education Corporation (CECO) (American InterContinental University and Colorado Technical University)

DeVry Education Group Inc. (DV) (DeVry University)

Electrical Equipment

Littelfuse, Inc. (LFUS) (Circuit protection products for the automotive, electronics and electrical markets; sensors for automobile safety systems)

Electronic Components

Methode Electronics, Inc. (MEI) (Component and subsystem devices)

Richardson Electronics, Ltd. (RELL) (Electronic components and sub-assemblies)

Sparton Corporation (SPA) (Manufacturing and design services; engineered components and products)


Power Solutions International, Inc. (PSIX) (Cleantech engines and power systems for the industrial and on-road sectors)


CBOE Holdings, Inc. (CBOE) (Chicago Board Options Exchange, C2 Options Exchange and CBOE Futures Exchange)


Financial News, Research and Data

Morningstar, Inc. (MORN) (Data and investment research)

Financial Services and Loans

Enova International, Inc. (ENVA) (Online Consumer Loans)

Food and Beverage

John B. Sanfilippo & Son, Inc. (JBSS) (Nuts; brands include Fisher and Orchard Valley Harvest)

Lifeway Foods, Inc. (LWAY) (Specialty dairy food manufacturer: Farmer Cheese, Kefir, Organic Kefir, Probugs)

Mead Johnson Nutrition Company (MJN) (Infant formula)

McDonald’s Corporation (MCD) (Over 36,000 Locations)

Mondelez International, Inc. (MDLZ) (Confectionary, food and beverage products: brands include Oreo, Chips Ahoy! (cookies); Triscuit, Club social (crackers); Milka, Toblerone, Cadbury (chocolate) and Trident, Dentyne, Chiclets, Halls, Stride (gum))

Potbelly Corporation (PBPB) (Sandwich Shops)

The Kraft Heinz Company (KHC) (Examples of brands include Capri Sun, Heinz, Jell-O, Kool-Aid, Kraft, Maxwell House, Oscar Mayer, Ore-Ida, Philadelphia, Planters and Velveeta)

Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. (TR) (Brands include Tootsie Roll, Charms Blow Pop, Charleston Chew, Dubble Bubble, Junior Mints and Sugar Daddy)

Treehouse Foods, Inc. (THS) (Cereals, creamers, jams, macaroni and cheese, powdered drink mixes, salad dressings, salsa, soups and snack foods)

US Foods Holding Corp. (USFD) (Foodservice distributor)

Freight and Logistics

Echo Global Logistics, Inc. (ECHO) (Transportation and supply chain management services)

Hub Group, Inc. (HUBG) (Intermodal, highway and logistics services)


AG&E Holdings, Inc. (WGA) (Gaming parts and electronic components)

Healthcare Facilities

Surgical Care Affiliates, Inc. (SCAI) (Ambulatory surgery centers, surgical hospitals, hospital surgery departments)

Healthcare Software and Technology

Allscripts Healthcare Solutions, Inc. (MDRX) (Healthcare information technology: practice management and electronic health records; patient engagement and care coordination; data analytics)

Home Healthcare

Addus HomeCare Corporation (ADUS) (Home health care services)


Hyatt Hotels Corporation (H) (Franchise and own Hyatt branded hotels, resorts and residential and vacation properties)

Industrial Conglomerates

Illinois Tool Works Inc. (ITW) (Automotive components and fasteners, beverage packaging equipment, construction fastening systems and truss products, food equipment, polymers & fluids, test and measurement equipment, welding equipment)

Lawson Products, Inc. (LAWS) (Distributor to a number of markets including industrial and the maintenance, repair and operations market)

Industrial Distributors

Anixter International Inc. (AXE) (Distributor: electronic wire and cable products, fasteners)

W.W. Grainger, Inc. (GWW) (Distributor of maintenance, repair and operating supplies)

Industrial Equipment and Machinery

Chicago Rivet & Machine Co. (CVR) (Riveting Equipment)

Dover Corporation (DOV)  (Oil & gas equipment, engineered systems, fluids, refrigeration & food equipment)

Federal Signal Corporation (FSS) (Diversified industrial products)


Archer-Daniels-Midland Company (ADM) (Food ingredients, animal feeds and biofuels)

Ingredion Incorporated (INGR) (Nutritionals, starches, sweeteners and texturants)


Allstate Corporation (The) (ALL) (Auto, home, life and retirement products)

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) (Property/casualty insurance and risk management programs)

Atlas Financial Holdings, Inc. (AFH) (Commercial automobile insurance)

CNA Financial Corporation (CNA) (Commercial insurance products)

Horace Mann Educators Corporation (HMN) (Focused on educators)

Kemper Corporation (KMPR) (Products include property & casualty, health, home, life and rental insurance)

Old Republic International Corporation (ORI) (Property and casualty and title insurance)

RLI Corp. (RLI) (Specialty property and casualty insurer)


Groupon, Inc. (GRPN) (Discount site that offers its subscribers discounted deals to a variety of third-party products and services)

GrubHub Inc. (GRUB) (Online and mobile food ordering platform: connects diners with local takeout restaurants; target market is independent restaurants)

Professional Diversity Network, Inc. (IPDN) (Online professional networks)

IT Distribution

CDW Corporation (CDW) (Distribution: sales channel partner for original equipment manufacturers and software publishers)

Manufacturing Services

SigmaTron International, Inc. (SGMA)  (Electronic manufacturing services)


Atkore International Group Inc. (ATKR) (Electrical raceway and mechanical products)

Medical Devices

Baxter International Inc. (BAX) (Renal and hospital products)

Landauer, Inc. (LDR) (Radiation safety products and services used by health care and other industries)

Metals and Mining

AM Castle & Co. (CAS) (Distributor of metal and plastic products)

Century Aluminum Company (CENX) (Primary aluminum producer)

Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. (BRSS) (Copper-alloy sheet, strip, foil, tube and fabricated components; brass rod manufacturer; distributor of metal products)

Metal Service Centers

Ryerson Holding Corporation (RYI)


Coeur Mining, Inc. (CDE)  (Gold and Silver)


tronc, Inc. (TRNC) (Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Orlando Sentinel and The Baltimore Sun)

Office Furniture and Supplies

Acco Brands Corporation (ACCO) (Manufacturer of office products)

Essendant Inc. (ESND) (Distributor of office equipment, furniture and supplies)

Packaging and Containers

Packaging Corporation of America (PKG) (Container Board)

Paper and Paper Products

KapStone Paper and Packaging Corporation (KS) (Kraft paper and corrugated packaging products)


CTI Industries Corporation (CTIB)  (Flexible film products)

Pollution Control

Fuel Tech, Inc. (FTEK) (Air pollution control and specialty chemical products)

MFRI, Inc. (MFRI) (Specialty piping, leak detection systems and industrial filtration products)


RR Donnelley & Sons Co (RRD) (Printing Services)

Railcar and Railroad Supply Companies

Freightcar America, Inc. (RAIL) (Coal cars)

GATX Corporation (GMT) (Railcar leasing)

Real Estate Services

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated (JLL) (Commercial real estate services)

REITs: Apartments

Equity Residential (EQR)

REITs: Healthcare

Care Capital Properties, Inc. (CCP) (Primarily skilled nursing facilities)

Ventas, Inc. (VTR) (Seniors housing, skilled nursing facilities, medical office buildings and other healthcare properties)

REITs: Industrial Properties

First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (FR)

REITs: Malls    

General Growth Properties, Inc. (GGP)

REITs: Manufactured Housing  

Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS)

REITs: Office  

Equity Commonwealth (EQC)

REITs: Shopping Centers   

Retail Properties of America, Inc. (RPAI)


Fenix Parts, Inc. (FENX) (Recycles and resells OEM automotive parts)

Heritage-Crystal Clean, Inc. (HCCI) (Industrial and hazardous waste services)

Retail Stores and Ecommerce

FTD Companies, Inc. (FTD)

Sears Holdings Corporation (SHLD) (Brands include Sears, Roebuck and Kmart Corporation)

Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores, Inc. (SHOS)


Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (ULTA) (Full-service salon; cosmetics and skin and hair care products)


Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (CCMP) (CMP slurries and CMP Polishing Pads)

Rubicon Technology, Inc. (RBCN) (Mono crystalline sapphire products)


Envestnet, Inc. (ENV) (Technology platforms: provides wealth management software and services for financial advisors and financial institutions)

Paylocity Holding Corporation (PCTY) (Cloud-based payroll and human capital management software; target market is medium-sized organizations)

VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (VDSI) (Authentication and digital signature products; security solutions designed to secure and manage access to digital assets and protect transactions)

Sporting Goods

Brunswick Corporation (BC) (Recreational product manufacture: marine engines, motors, parts and accessories; fitness equipment and billiards and table tennis products)


General Employment Enterprises, Inc. (JOB) (Accounting, engineering, health care and information technology)


Knowles Corporation (KN) (Acoustic products: microphones, speakers, receivers and integrated modules; electronic components)

Telephone Companies

Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (CNSL) (Integrated communications services across an 11-state service area)

Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (TDS) (Home to U.S. Cellular, TDS Telecom and OneNeck IT Solutions)

United States Cellular Corporation (USM)(Wireless telecommunications services to approximately 4.8 million customers in 23 states)


Titan International, Inc. (TWI) (Commercial tires)

TV Stations

Tribune Media Company (TRCO) (Broadcast Stations and Superstation WGN America)

Utilities: Diversified

Exelon Corporation (EXC) (Services Provided in Multiple Regions)

Waste Management

Stericycle, Inc. (SRCL) (Medical waste services)

Wind Energy

Broadwind Energy, Inc. (BWEN) (Wind industry products and services

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