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.

2.42%

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 4.43%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.64%
Air Services, Other 3 2.57%
Apparel Stores 20 2.27%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.55%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.72%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.39%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.18%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.81%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.95%
Business Services 37 1.99%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.28%
CATV Systems 6 2.34%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.73%
Consumer Services 5 8.39%
Department Stores 6 1.05%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.76%
Drug Stores 4 1.52%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.66%
Education & Training Services 9 2.32%
Electronics Stores 2 2.65%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.60%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.15%
Food Wholesale 3 2.58%
Gaming Activities 4 1.16%
General Entertainment 4 3.28%
Grocery Stores 13 3.41%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.95%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.59%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.80%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.09%
Lodging 9 2.29%
Major Airlines 3 1.05%
Management Services 9 2.27%
Marketing Services 5 3.07%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.43%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.69%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.82%
Publishing - Books 5 2.65%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.41%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.29%
Railroads 12 1.42%
Regional Airlines 6 1.24%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.63%
Research Services 4 4.52%
Resorts & Casinos 7 1.99%
Restaurants 23 2.32%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.86%
Shipping 34 6.00%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.34%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.89%
Sporting Activities 4 2.12%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.19%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.47%
Technical Services 10 2.07%
Trucking 11 0.72%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.35%

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 2.29% $81.18 $1.86 10/15 11/17
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.23% $35.81 $0.80 10/27 11/19
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.85% $13.00 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.34% $34.20 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.63% $46.12 $3.52 11/6 11/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.22% $34.27 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.78% $49.55 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.74% $78.73 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.48% $115.04 $4.00 10/15 11/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.50% $40.00 $1.00 11/19 12/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $68.81 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.64% $55.02 $0.90 1/5 1/28
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.27% $83.00 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.42% $70.42 $1.00 12/8 12/31
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.06% $133.57 $1.42 11/12 11/28
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.11% $9.20 $0.93 11/5 11/14
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.79% $35.77 $0.64 11/25 12/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.27% $86.69 $1.10 10/21 11/3
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.57% $36.63 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.91% $39.61 $0.36 11/5 12/1
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.80% $2.04 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.94% $91.02 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $45.79 $0.92 11/20 12/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.26% $51.67 $2.20 10/8 11/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.59% $78.00 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.47% $168.74 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.42% $26.95 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $56.03 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.13% $12.30 $1.00 10/29 11/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.93% $47.19 $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 5.73% $39.77 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.33% $54.10 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.06% $43.07 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.38% $96.47 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.10% $38.09 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.74% $247.68 $4.32 11/6 12/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% $97.97 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.29% $52.39 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.49% $32.14 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 19.56% $4.09 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.30% $35.84 $1.90 9/23 10/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $7.69 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.80% $73.18 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.18% $55.86 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.83% $55.13 $1.56 9/8 9/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.26% $57.20 $0.72 10/20 11/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.70% $34.34 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.19% $62.62 $2.00 12/16 12/29
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.13% $58.67 $1.25 12/11 1/2
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.52% $84.31 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.66% $93.02 $3.40 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.52% $70.97 $3.92 11/6 11/13
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.19% $8.40 $0.52 10/20 11/5
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.96% $6.06 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.67% $16.59 $1.77 11/5 11/10
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.07% $110.41 $2.28 11/5 12/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.15% $16.86 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $33.45 $1.00 12/11 12/31
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.25% $46.79 $1.52 10/30 11/20
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.08% $72.53 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.88% $37.52 $1.83 12/9 1/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.95% $22.27 $0.88 12/2 12/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 14.08% $3.41 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.95% $17.48 $1.04 11/12 12/1
SAI SAIC Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings NA $0.00 $0.48 7/11 7/30
SBUX Starbucks Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.38% $75.16 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.53% $17.21 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.21% $39.94 $2.08 11/21 12/8
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.28% $25.68 $1.10 11/12 11/27
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.78% $12.71 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.76% $20.40 $1.38 10/16 10/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.83% $6.30 $0.56 11/25 12/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.29% $26.70 $2.48 11/3 11/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.46% $73.20 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $34.79 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $38.83 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.72% $42.88 $2.88 11/28 12/23
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.09 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.47% $34.35 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.19% $38.52 $2.77 10/15 11/14
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.37% $61.63 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.58% $96.11 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.10% $63.69 $0.70 11/10 12/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $4.20 $0.12 10/15 10/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.31% $29.42 $2.15 10/15 11/14
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $145.42 $3.00 11/25 12/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.58% $80.47 $1.27 11/25 12/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.71% $116.72 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.54% $105.63 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.80% $240.58 $1.92 11/12 12/2
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.98% $8.91 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.11% $64.11 $1.35 11/13 12/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.51% $7.98 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.22% $39.26 $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 2.91% $17.19 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.83% $12.52 $0.48 12/11 12/26
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.16% $189.64 $6.00 11/7 11/25
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.30% $71.38 $1.64 10/15 11/7