Like the dynamic economy they reflect, the fortunes of the Business Week 1000 
      are everchanging. Here's a quick way to gauge how growth, renewal, and decline 
      have reshaped the corporate landscape over the last 12 months.
      
      WHO CAME ON THE LIST...
      
      Industries with the most newcomers on the list this year
      
      INDUSTRY                          NO.
      COMPUTER SOFTWARE & SERVICES       8
      SEMICONDUCTORS                     7
      COAL, OIL & GAS                    3
      FINANCIAL SERVICES                 3
      GENERAL MANUFACTURING              3
      SPECIAL MACHINERY                  3
      OTHER METALS                       3
      DISCOUNT & FASHION RETAILING       2
      OTHER SERVICES                     2
      STEEL                              2
      TRANSPORTATION SERVICES            2
      
      ...AND WHO FELL OFF
      
      Industries with the most companies disappearing from the list this year
      
      INDUSTRY                          NO.
      ELECTRIC UTILITIES                -5
      APPAREL                           -4
      BUSINESS MACHINES & SERVICES      -4
      TRUCKING & SHIPPING               -4
      COMPUTERS & PERIPHERALS           -3
      EATING PLACES                     -3
      ENTERTAINMENT                     -3
      BEVERAGES                         -2
      GAS UTILITIES                     -2
      ELECTRICAL PRODUCTS               -2
      AUTO PARTS & EQUIPMENT            -2
      AIRLINES                          -2
      CONSTRUCTION & ENGINEERING        -2
      
      WINNERS...
      
         The market value of these industry groups grew the most from last year
      
                                   MARKET VALUE DIFFERENCE
      INDUSTRY                    (MILLIONS OF DOLLARS)
      COMPUTER SOFTWARE & SVCS         $41,231
      DRUGS & RESEARCH                  39,264
      MEDICAL PRODUCTS                  24,073
      COMPUTERS & PERIPHERALS           24,043
      SEMICONDUCTORS                    22,247
      ELECTRONICS                       20,349
      BROADCASTING                      15,812
      TELECOMMUNICATIONS                14,139
      FINANCIAL SERVICES                13,593
      COAL, OIL & GAS                   13,392
      PAPER                             13,159
      BEVERAGES                         11,171
      PERSONAL CARE                     10,515
      BANKS-MIDWEST                      9,611
      INSURANCE                          8,431
      FOOD PROCESSING                    7,462
      SPECIAL MACHINERY                  5,502
      MISCELLANEOUS SERVICES             4,737
      MISCELLANEOUS LEISURE              4,642
      HEALTH-CARE SERVICES               4,491
      TOBACCO                            4,230
      BANKS-WEST & SOUTHWEST             3,950
      BANKS-SOUTH & SOUTHEAST            3,697
      PAPER CONTAINERS                   3,357
      GENERAL MANUFACTURING              3,146
      
      ...AND LOSERS
      
      The market value of these industry groups dropped the most
                                     MARKET VALUE DIFFERENCE
      INDUSTRY                      (MILLIONS OF DOLLARS)
      DISCOUNT & FASHION RETAILING    -$24,818
      CARS & TRUCKS                    -20,264
      ENTERTAINMENT                    -16,547
      TELEPHONE COMPANIES              -13,663
      ELECTRIC UTILITIES               -13,235
      FOREST PRODUCTS                  -10,072
      AIRLINES                          -5,366
      PUBLISHING                        -4,881
      BUSINESS MACHINES & SERVICES      -4,873
      EATING PLACES                     -4,824
      RAILROADS                         -4,437
      TRUCKING & SHIPPING               -4,237
      INDUSTRIAL DISTRIBUTION           -3,485
      APPAREL                           -3,387
      AUTO PARTS & EQUIPMENT            -2,634
      DATA: STANDARD & POOR'S COMPUSTAT
      
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