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.

2.71%

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 4.46%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.69%
Air Services, Other 3 2.56%
Apparel Stores 20 2.17%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.52%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.70%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.58%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.13%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.59%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.97%
Business Services 37 1.99%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.26%
CATV Systems 6 2.26%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.94%
Consumer Services 5 8.38%
Department Stores 6 1.00%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.77%
Drug Stores 4 1.59%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.88%
Education & Training Services 9 2.38%
Electronics Stores 3 18.92%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.64%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.13%
Food Wholesale 3 2.70%
Gaming Activities 3 0.45%
General Entertainment 4 3.16%
Grocery Stores 13 3.47%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.74%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.70%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.76%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.07%
Lodging 9 2.29%
Major Airlines 3 1.04%
Management Services 9 2.37%
Marketing Services 5 2.98%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.44%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.81%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.88%
Publishing - Books 5 2.71%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.57%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.77%
Railroads 12 1.32%
Regional Airlines 6 1.27%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.56%
Research Services 4 4.62%
Resorts & Casinos 6 2.01%
Restaurants 23 2.42%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.83%
Shipping 34 5.35%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.36%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.63%
Sporting Activities 4 2.20%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.52%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.37%
Technical Services 10 2.00%
Trucking 11 0.73%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.38%

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 2.33% $79.68 $1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% $36.95 $0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.57% $14.02 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.94% $41.31 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.72% $45.60 $3.52 8/7 8/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.20% $34.52 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.83% $48.05 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.83% $74.96 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.96% $101.07 $4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.52% $39.71 $1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $68.08 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.58% $57.09 $0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.33% $80.69 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.35% $73.93 $1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.13% $126.01 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.93% $10.41 $0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.98% $32.34 $0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.34% $82.24 $1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.70% $35.77 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.92% $38.94 $0.36 8/6 8/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.81% $2.56 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.95% $90.33 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $46.78 $0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.42% $49.79 $2.20 10/8 11/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $78.75 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.50% $159.71 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.22% $27.71 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.54% $57.31 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.28% $13.73 $1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.99% $46.78 $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 6.14% $37.15 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.53% $71.25 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.00% $44.02 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.58% $88.98 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.83% $43.68 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.73% $250.30 $4.32 8/7 9/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $91.22 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.65% $45.22 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.48% $32.20 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 19.51% $4.10 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.02% $35.72 $1.08 9/23 10/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $10.98 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.90% $69.37 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.26% $52.30 $0.66 8/13 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.54% $61.52 $1.56 9/8 9/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.34% $53.86 $0.72 10/20 11/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.70% $34.43 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.18% $62.88 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $60.63 $1.25 9/11 10/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.58% $76.22 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.46% $93.53 $3.24 8/28 9/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.48% $69.37 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.22% $8.73 $0.63 7/23 8/12
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.00% $7.99 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.98% $19.71 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.04% $111.77 $2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.27% $16.41 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.90% $34.43 $1.00 9/11 9/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.57% $42.55 $1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.10% $70.98 $0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.55% $40.25 $1.83 9/10 10/1
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.33% $20.31 $0.88 9/3 9/15
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 6.01% $17.31 $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 1.38% $75.34 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.73% $18.79 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.46% $34.41 $1.88 8/29 9/15
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.27% $25.76 $1.10 10/10 10/30
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.68% $13.04 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.01% $22.98 $1.38 7/17 7/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.71% $6.39 $0.56 9/26 10/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.42% $25.90 $2.44 8/1 8/14
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.66% $60.02 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.68% $34.38 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.05% $38.00 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.50% $44.30 $2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.39 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.44% $34.58 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.48% $42.77 $2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.31% $62.87 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.52% $100.23 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.17% $59.92 $0.70 11/10 12/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.84% $4.22 $0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.26% $34.40 $2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.94% $154.62 $3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.65% $76.86 $1.27 8/27 9/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.83% $109.58 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.70% $99.39 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.74% $215.53 $1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.08% $11.30 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.12% $63.73 $1.35 8/19 9/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.44% $8.18 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.22% $39.38 $0.48 9/24 10/7
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.52% $76.24 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.95% $16.95 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.28% $14.62 $0.48 9/11 9/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.73% $183.10 $5.00 8/8 8/26
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.26% $72.42 $1.64 10/15 11/7