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.

2.49%

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 4.50%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.67%
Air Services, Other 3 2.58%
Apparel Stores 20 2.34%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.63%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.77%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.47%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.23%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.76%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.99%
Business Services 37 2.08%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.38%
CATV Systems 6 2.38%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.80%
Consumer Services 5 8.81%
Department Stores 6 1.02%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.78%
Drug Stores 4 1.57%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.72%
Education & Training Services 9 2.38%
Electronics Stores 2 2.72%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.73%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.19%
Food Wholesale 3 2.70%
Gaming Activities 4 1.13%
General Entertainment 4 3.26%
Grocery Stores 13 3.66%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.99%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.64%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.72%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.12%
Lodging 9 2.35%
Major Airlines 3 1.11%
Management Services 9 2.38%
Marketing Services 5 3.14%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.44%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.90%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.84%
Publishing - Books 5 2.73%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.63%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.53%
Railroads 12 1.41%
Regional Airlines 6 1.34%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.76%
Research Services 4 4.73%
Resorts & Casinos 7 1.96%
Restaurants 23 2.38%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.93%
Shipping 34 5.88%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.37%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.91%
Sporting Activities 4 2.18%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.57%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.36%
Technical Services 10 2.09%
Trucking 11 0.74%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.42%

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 2.37% $78.35 $1.86 10/15 11/17
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.32% $34.50 $0.80 10/27 11/19
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.87% $12.92 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.52% $31.69 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.60% $46.29 $3.52 11/6 11/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.30% $33.11 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.86% $47.37 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.78% $77.10 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.60% $110.99 $4.00 10/15 11/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.60% $38.52 $1.00 11/19 12/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $71.15 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.66% $54.26 $0.90 1/5 1/28
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.28% $82.31 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.45% $68.80 $1.00 12/8 12/31
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.09% $130.44 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.87% $9.42 $0.93 11/5 11/14
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.81% $35.30 $0.64 11/25 12/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.31% $84.29 $1.10 10/21 11/3
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.73% $35.60 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.91% $39.44 $0.36 11/5 12/1
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.35% $2.14 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.97% $88.61 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.04% $45.11 $0.92 11/20 12/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.31% $51.05 $2.20 10/8 11/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.59% $77.95 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.49% $163.88 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.51% $26.63 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.61% $54.70 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.98% $12.53 $1.00 10/29 11/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.96% $46.98 $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 5.99% $38.09 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.30% $54.62 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.14% $42.03 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.47% $93.19 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% $36.89 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.82% $237.78 $4.32 8/7 9/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.98% $94.99 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.33% $51.60 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.59% $30.93 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 21.00% $3.81 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.34% $35.60 $1.90 9/23 10/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $7.59 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.85% $71.20 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.22% $54.19 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $59.09 $1.56 9/8 9/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.30% $55.33 $0.72 10/20 11/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.71% $33.87 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.19% $62.75 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.12% $58.98 $1.25 12/11 1/2
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.59% $74.00 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.71% $91.67 $3.40 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.72% $66.38 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.67% $7.80 $0.52 10/20 11/5
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.32% $5.55 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.76% $16.45 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.08% $109.39 $2.28 11/5 12/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.35% $16.11 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.96% $33.74 $1.00 9/11 9/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.34% $45.49 $1.52 10/30 11/20
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.12% $69.45 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.76% $38.48 $1.83 12/9 1/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.36% $20.20 $0.88 9/3 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 15.38% $3.12 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.22% $16.73 $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% $75.81 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.83% $16.69 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.28% $39.41 $2.08 11/21 12/8
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.42% $24.89 $1.10 11/12 11/27
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.84% $12.51 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.89% $20.04 $1.38 10/16 10/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.80% $6.32 $0.56 10/29 11/17
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.29% $26.27 $2.44 11/3 11/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.15% $65.01 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.70% $34.12 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.05% $38.04 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.14% $40.33 $2.88 11/28 12/23
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.12 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.71% $32.95 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.05% $39.31 $2.77 10/15 11/14
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.38% $61.57 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.61% $94.44 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.13% $62.08 $0.70 11/10 12/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.16% $3.80 $0.12 10/15 10/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.71% $32.03 $2.15 10/15 11/14
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.10% $142.98 $3.00 11/25 12/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.61% $78.77 $1.27 8/27 9/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.75% $114.58 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.66% $100.59 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.90% $213.48 $1.92 11/12 12/2
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.13% $7.90 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.15% $62.65 $1.35 11/13 12/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.38% $8.41 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.27% $37.71 $0.48 9/24 10/7
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.51% $76.38 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.04% $16.47 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.62% $13.27 $0.48 12/11 12/26
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.71% $184.72 $5.00 8/8 8/26
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.35% $69.88 $1.64 10/15 11/7