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.

2.76%

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 1.72%
Air Services, Other 3 2.59%
Apparel Stores 20 2.28%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.50%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.66%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.73%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.06%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.49%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.81%
Business Services 37 1.95%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 0.99%
CATV Systems 6 2.26%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.73%
Consumer Services 5 7.02%
Department Stores 6 1.12%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.82%
Drug Stores 4 1.61%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.58%
Education & Training Services 9 3.00%
Electronics Stores 3 26.34%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.61%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 1.86%
Food Wholesale 3 2.65%
Gaming Activities 3 1.85%
General Entertainment 4 3.17%
Grocery Stores 13 2.77%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.76%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.91%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.81%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.13%
Lodging 9 2.31%
Major Airlines 3 1.10%
Management Services 9 2.46%
Marketing Services 5 2.95%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.51%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.91%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.89%
Publishing - Books 5 2.67%
Publishing - Newspapers 6 2.71%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.68%
Railroads 12 1.46%
Regional Airlines 6 1.29%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.53%
Research Services 4 2.71%
Resorts & Casinos 6 1.84%
Restaurants 22 2.36%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.97%
Shipping 33 4.97%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.58%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.31%
Sporting Activities 4 2.21%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.34%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.29%
Technical Services 10 2.02%
Trucking 11 0.71%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.53%

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 2.31% $80.57 $1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% $33.00 $0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.76% $10.51 $0.50 6/30 7/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.09% $38.22 $0.80 6/3 6/17
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.63% $46.12 $3.52 8/7 8/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.46% $30.93 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $43.34 $0.88 7/11 7/25
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.89% $72.30 $1.37 6/27 7/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.06% $98.49 $4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.75% $36.33 $1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% $64.41 $1.40 6/4 6/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.64% $54.99 $0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.49% $75.50 $1.88 6/6 6/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.48% $67.58 $1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.19% $118.90 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.27% $11.25 $0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.10% $30.52 $0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.41% $77.81 $1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.17% $33.04 $2.04 6/30 7/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.96% $37.68 $0.36 8/6 8/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.26% $2.42 $0.20 5/23 6/11
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.00% $86.20 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.09% $43.95 $0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.69% $46.88 $2.20 7/8 8/1
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.66% $74.50 $1.24 6/11 7/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.54% $147.14 $0.80 6/17 7/3
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.68% $26.05 $2.00 6/4 6/13
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.81% $48.51 $0.88 7/16 8/1
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.92% $14.46 $1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.34% $52.44 $2.80 6/2 6/16
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 6.50% $35.07 $2.28 5/13 5/27
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.84% $63.38 $1.80 6/4 6/27
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.04% $43.43 $1.32 6/2 6/17
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.73% $84.24 $2.30 6/4 7/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.98% $40.40 $0.80 7/7 7/30
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.81% $238.74 $4.32 5/8 6/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.32% $80.98 $1.88 6/3 6/19
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $58.35 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.50% $32.03 $0.80 6/12 7/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 20.05% $3.99 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.16% $34.17 $1.08 6/23 7/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $9.23 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% $68.90 $1.32 5/28 6/13
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.31% $50.26 $0.66 8/13 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.00% $51.94 $1.56 6/9 6/25
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.50% $48.04 $0.72 7/21 8/6
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.84% $28.71 $0.24 6/2 6/25
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.68% $74.58 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% $57.60 $1.25 6/11 7/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.58% $75.89 $0.44 7/7 8/8
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.38% $95.82 $3.24 8/28 9/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.39% $70.53 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.16% $8.80 $0.63 7/23 8/12
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $8.04 $0.24 6/16 6/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.17% $19.30 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.20% $103.46 $2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.90% $17.94 $0.70 5/8 5/22
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.98% $33.52 $1.00 6/12 6/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.63% $41.87 $1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.11% $70.23 $0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.68% $39.11 $1.83 6/11 7/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.44% $19.81 $0.88 5/30 6/13
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.19% $4.71 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.31% $16.47 $1.04 5/13 6/2
SAI SAIC Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $16.03 $0.48 7/11 7/30
SBUX Starbucks Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.32% $78.65 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.82% $18.59 $1.64 6/10 6/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.79% $39.24 $1.88 5/23 6/9
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.36% $25.22 $1.10 8/13 8/28
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.33% $11.08 $0.48 6/25 7/17
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.12% $22.56 $1.38 7/17 7/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.49% $6.55 $0.56 8/27 9/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.94% $24.54 $2.44 8/1 8/14
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.83% $51.11 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.65% $34.74 $0.92 6/17 7/10
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.17% $36.59 $1.16 7/1 7/25
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.46% $44.58 $2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.41 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.01% $37.53 $1.88 5/14 5/28
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.30% $43.96 $2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.40% $61.10 $2.08 8/18 9/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.56% $97.60 $1.52 6/18 7/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.33% $52.49 $0.70 8/12 9/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.94% $4.08 $0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.28% $34.30 $2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% $149.86 $3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.51% $83.85 $1.27 5/28 6/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.83% $99.60 $1.82 6/12 7/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.71% $98.86 $2.68 5/15 6/6
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.75% $213.50 $1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.67% $12.00 $0.80 5/20 6/5
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.80% $70.16 $1.26 5/19 6/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% $8.25 $0.20 5/30 6/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.27% $37.68 $0.48 7/1 7/15
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.55% $75.44 $1.92 8/6 9/3
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $17.51 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.85% $12.47 $0.48 9/11 9/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.30% $217.41 $5.00 5/13 5/29
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $73.81 $1.48 7/9 8/1