Services Sector

Service companies offer - as the category name suggests - a variety of services for individuals and businesses. Generally, service companies will specialize in a specific service, but may branch into related services. These services can include everything from advertising to jewelry. Service companies generally offer dividend yields that are above-average when compared with the wider market.

2.73%

Services Sector Dividend Yield*

*Calculated as the simple average of company dividend yields in this group
Industry Company Count Industry Dividend Yield
Advertising Agencies 4 4.49%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.69%
Air Services, Other 3 2.62%
Apparel Stores 20 2.17%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.55%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.71%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.57%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.12%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.78%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.99%
Business Services 37 2.00%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.26%
CATV Systems 6 2.28%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.92%
Consumer Services 5 8.58%
Department Stores 6 1.00%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.76%
Drug Stores 4 1.58%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.87%
Education & Training Services 9 2.40%
Electronics Stores 3 19.29%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.65%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.12%
Food Wholesale 3 2.69%
Gaming Activities 3 0.45%
General Entertainment 4 3.16%
Grocery Stores 13 3.51%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.91%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.68%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.71%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.08%
Lodging 9 2.27%
Major Airlines 3 1.07%
Management Services 9 2.41%
Marketing Services 5 3.17%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.44%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.83%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.87%
Publishing - Books 5 2.72%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.60%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.77%
Railroads 12 1.31%
Regional Airlines 6 1.26%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.59%
Research Services 4 4.64%
Resorts & Casinos 6 2.00%
Restaurants 23 2.40%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.85%
Shipping 34 5.48%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.35%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.63%
Sporting Activities 4 2.24%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.55%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.37%
Technical Services 10 2.00%
Trucking 11 0.73%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.39%

Top 100 Services Dividend Stocks

Stock Symbol Company Name DARS™ Rating (?) Dividend Yield Current Price Annual Dividend Ex- Div Date Pay Date
ACN Accenture plc ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.32% $80.07 $1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.16% $37.05 $0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.46% $14.45 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% $40.00 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.66% $45.95 $3.52 8/7 8/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.20% $34.59 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.86% $47.33 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.80% $76.25 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.89% $102.88 $4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.45% $40.77 $1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $67.99 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.58% $56.80 $0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.27% $82.89 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.34% $74.55 $1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.12% $126.70 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.13% $10.19 $0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $32.46 $0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.35% $81.66 $1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.83% $35.02 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.93% $38.68 $0.36 8/6 8/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.10% $2.47 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.95% $90.66 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $45.26 $0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.31% $51.06 $2.20 10/8 11/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $78.77 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.50% $158.74 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.15% $27.96 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.55% $56.66 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.39% $13.53 $1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.07% $46.10 $2.80 9/2 9/15
GA Giant Interactive Group ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.37% $11.92 $0.64 12/10 NA
GEO The Geo Group, Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.20% $36.78 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.49% $72.37 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.03% $43.52 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.57% $89.33 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.82% $43.90 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.70% $253.80 $4.32 8/7 9/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $92.71 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.67% $44.98 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.48% $32.32 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 20.30% $3.94 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.03% $35.70 $1.08 9/23 10/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $10.14 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.90% $69.52 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.26% $52.31 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.52% $62.00 $1.56 9/8 9/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.33% $54.26 $0.72 10/20 11/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.69% $34.62 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.21% $62.35 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.09% $59.93 $1.25 9/11 10/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.57% $77.65 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.43% $94.40 $3.24 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.51% $68.96 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.45% $8.46 $0.63 7/23 8/12
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.24% $7.40 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.24% $19.16 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $112.28 $2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.31% $16.25 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.91% $34.36 $1.00 9/11 9/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.53% $43.01 $1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.11% $70.45 $0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.62% $39.64 $1.83 9/10 10/1
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.38% $20.09 $0.88 9/3 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 14.50% $3.31 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.14% $16.94 $1.04 8/13 9/2
SAI SAIC Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings NA $0.00 $0.48 7/11 7/30
SBUX Starbucks Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.37% $76.19 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.90% $18.43 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.44% $34.55 $1.88 8/29 9/15
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.34% $25.34 $1.10 10/10 10/30
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.69% $13.01 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.00% $23.01 $1.38 7/17 7/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.67% $6.42 $0.56 9/26 10/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.32% $26.18 $2.44 8/1 8/14
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.68% $59.92 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.68% $34.27 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.05% $38.05 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.53% $44.13 $2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.25 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.39% $34.85 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.40% $43.28 $2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.25% $63.96 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.53% $99.49 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.17% $59.73 $0.70 11/10 12/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.88% $4.16 $0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.24% $34.50 $2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.96% $153.35 $3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.63% $78.04 $1.27 8/27 9/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.82% $109.68 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.69% $99.61 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.74% $216.98 $1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.03% $9.96 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.14% $62.95 $1.35 8/19 9/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% $8.37 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.22% $39.23 $0.48 9/24 10/7
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.50% $76.94 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $16.74 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.27% $14.67 $0.48 9/11 9/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.70% $185.52 $5.00 8/8 8/26
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.25% $72.99 $1.64 10/15 11/7