Service Sector Stocks

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.

2.60%

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 4.17%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.90%
Air Services, Other 3 3.13%
Apparel Stores 20 2.43%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.36%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.56%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.74%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.53%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 3.01%
Broadcasting - TV 9 1.93%
Business Services 41 2.23%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.24%
CATV Systems 6 2.33%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.24%
Consumer Services 5 11.46%
Department Stores 6 1.08%
Discount, Variety Stores 8 1.66%
Drug Stores 4 1.36%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.70%
Education & Training Services 9 2.98%
Electronics Stores 2 3.03%
Electronics Wholesale 6 3.11%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.17%
Food Wholesale 3 2.52%
Gaming Activities 5 0.79%
General Entertainment 4 2.77%
Grocery Stores 13 3.19%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.97%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.90%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 2.09%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.20%
Lodging 9 2.44%
Major Airlines 3 0.87%
Management Services 9 2.37%
Marketing Services 5 3.08%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.42%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.53%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 4.06%
Publishing - Books 4 2.30%
Publishing - Newspapers 9 4.93%
Publishing - Periodicals 2 3.56%
Railroads 13 2.35%
Regional Airlines 6 2.11%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.90%
Research Services 4 4.62%
Resorts & Casinos 7 1.97%
Restaurants 25 2.00%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.97%
Shipping 34 6.59%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.32%
Specialty Retail, Other 13 3.11%
Sporting Activities 4 1.96%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 1.94%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 9 3.08%
Technical Services 10 2.39%
Trucking 11 0.77%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.44%

Top 99 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 1.92% $96.81 $1.86 4/8 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.54% $33.12 $0.84 4/27 5/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.91% $17.20 $0.50 7/1 7/20
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.82% $20.93 $0.80 5/29 6/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.90% $46.60 $3.68 5/7 5/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.78% $33.12 $0.92 6/9 7/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $45.38 $0.92 7/13 7/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.84% $83.97 $1.55 6/29 7/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.91% $151.22 $4.40 7/15 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.04% $49.14 $1.00 7/1 7/20
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.45% $61.96 $1.52 6/3 6/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.61% $62.06 $1.00 6/29 7/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.13% $94.07 $2.00 6/8 6/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.16% $57.76 $1.25 6/5 6/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.18% $135.55 $1.60 4/29 5/15
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 12.26% $7.65 $0.94 5/5 5/13
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.23% $32.29 $0.72 5/27 6/15
CVS CVS Health Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.34% $104.78 $1.40 4/22 5/4
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.45% $33.50 $2.16 6/30 7/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.90% $40.00 $0.36 5/6 5/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.47% $1.91 $0.20 5/21 6/10
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.15% $115.11 $1.32 7/1 7/29
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $55.46 $1.06 6/5 6/17
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.13% $70.35 $2.20 7/8 8/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.56% $79.27 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.59% $168.17 $1.00 6/16 7/2
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.75% $22.86 $2.00 6/3 6/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.47% $67.87 $1.00 7/15 7/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.44% $15.53 $1.00 4/28 5/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.50% $54.58 $3.00 6/1 6/15
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 7.05% $35.16 $2.48 5/7 5/21
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.15% $43.37 $1.80 6/10 6/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.29% $43.81 $1.44 6/8 6/23
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.75% $89.33 $2.46 6/3 7/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% $38.53 $0.92 7/6 7/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% $233.62 $4.68 5/7 6/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.12% $111.11 $2.36 6/2 6/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.24% $53.51 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.69% $29.77 $0.80 6/11 7/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 30.08% $2.66 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.06% $31.37 $1.90 6/10 6/26
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $8.67 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $75.03 $1.48 5/27 6/12
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.57% $73.12 $0.42 8/12 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $62.84 $1.80 6/8 6/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.69% $66.19 $1.12 7/20 8/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.92% $32.73 $0.30 6/1 6/24
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.78% $54.37 $2.60 6/18 6/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.13% $67.47 $1.44 6/11 7/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.68% $93.97 $0.64 7/7 8/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.56% $95.52 $3.40 2/26 3/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.24% $81.66 $4.28 5/12 5/19
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.20% $14.90 $1.52 5/5 5/21
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.00% $3.43 $0.24 6/16 6/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 16.91% $10.47 $1.77 5/11 5/14
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.72% $86.70 $2.36 5/6 6/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.92% $24.01 $0.70 5/7 5/21
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.04% $33.25 $1.01 6/11 6/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.17% $47.97 $1.52 5/7 5/21
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.94% $82.98 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.52% $34.79 $1.92 6/10 7/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.31% $20.41 $0.88 5/29 6/12
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 15.00% $3.20 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.08% $17.10 $1.04 5/13 6/1
SAI SAIC Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings NA $0.00 $0.48 7/11 7/30
SBUX Starbucks Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.18% $54.03 $0.64 5/5 5/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.38% $16.57 $1.72 6/11 6/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.54% $45.85 $2.08 5/22 6/8
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.45% $21.60 $0.96 7/13 7/30
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.11% $15.43 $0.48 6/24 7/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.33% $18.82 $1.38 4/16 4/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 12.45% $4.47 $0.56 7/29 8/17
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.16% $31.36 $2.56 5/1 5/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.01% $44.41 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.62% $35.10 $0.92 12/23 1/2
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.37% $35.60 $1.20 6/30 7/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.25% $31.14 $2.88 6/1 6/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $0.98 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.18% $26.17 $1.88 5/13 5/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.75% $32.01 $2.80 4/9 5/15
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.72% $82.50 $2.24 8/17 9/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.72% $93.03 $1.60 6/18 7/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.26% $66.77 $0.84 8/11 9/3
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.75% $6.84 $0.12 4/15 4/30
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.77% $19.96 $2.15 4/9 5/15
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.65% $181.70 $3.00 6/29 7/22
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.61% $87.18 $1.40 5/27 6/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.28% $96.44 $2.20 5/27 6/30
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.03% $96.34 $2.92 5/14 6/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.71% $67.73 $0.48 5/13 6/2
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.00% $5.00 $0.20 12/1 12/10
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.07% $10.62 $0.22 5/28 6/15
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.33% $39.11 $0.52 6/30 7/14
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.66% $72.16 $1.92 8/5 9/8
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.27% $18.94 $0.62 6/12 6/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.95% $16.29 $0.48 6/11 6/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% $104.28 $2.00 5/7 5/21
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.81% $90.42 $1.64 7/15 8/7