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.

2.57%

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 4.39%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.72%
Air Services, Other 3 2.57%
Apparel Stores 20 2.13%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.47%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.63%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.62%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.04%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.52%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.90%
Business Services 37 1.97%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.23%
CATV Systems 6 2.32%
Computers Wholesale 1 4.06%
Consumer Services 5 9.19%
Department Stores 6 1.01%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.81%
Drug Stores 4 1.64%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.80%
Education & Training Services 9 2.39%
Electronics Stores 3 12.25%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.58%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.06%
Food Wholesale 3 2.65%
Gaming Activities 3 0.46%
General Entertainment 4 3.11%
Grocery Stores 13 3.38%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.76%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.69%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.81%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.06%
Lodging 9 2.25%
Major Airlines 3 1.11%
Management Services 9 2.38%
Marketing Services 5 2.88%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.45%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.75%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.89%
Publishing - Books 5 2.66%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.47%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.71%
Railroads 12 1.37%
Regional Airlines 6 1.22%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.49%
Research Services 4 4.43%
Resorts & Casinos 6 1.94%
Restaurants 23 2.42%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.86%
Shipping 34 4.93%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.36%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.50%
Sporting Activities 4 2.10%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.52%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.32%
Technical Services 10 1.94%
Trucking 11 0.74%
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 2.29% $81.06 $1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% $36.86 $0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.55% $14.08 $0.50 6/30 7/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $41.80 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.61% $46.27 $3.52 8/7 8/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.38% $31.89 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.79% $49.18 $0.88 7/11 7/25
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.86% $73.70 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.98% $100.41 $4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $37.88 $1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.05% $68.26 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.64% $54.72 $0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.46% $76.55 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.39% $71.86 $1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.17% $121.08 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.50% $10.94 $0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.07% $30.91 $0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.38% $79.45 $1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.72% $35.64 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.91% $39.58 $0.36 8/6 8/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.49% $2.67 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.96% $89.88 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.11% $43.54 $0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.65% $47.32 $2.20 7/8 8/1
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.55% $79.83 $1.24 6/11 7/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.54% $147.88 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.02% $28.50 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $56.11 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.90% $14.50 $1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.66% $49.49 $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 6.09% $37.42 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $63.00 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.13% $42.20 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.62% $87.74 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.73% $46.15 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.75% $246.20 $4.32 8/7 9/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $93.50 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.35% $50.98 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% $33.53 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 22.86% $3.50 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.00% $35.98 $1.08 6/23 7/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $10.80 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $69.25 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.29% $50.98 $0.66 8/13 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.65% $58.79 $1.56 9/8 9/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.37% $52.51 $0.72 10/20 11/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.75% $32.01 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.01% $66.51 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $62.29 $1.25 9/11 10/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.58% $75.81 $0.44 7/7 8/8
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.46% $93.72 $3.24 8/28 9/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.27% $72.13 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.95% $9.06 $0.63 7/23 8/12
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.54% $9.46 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.98% $19.70 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.13% $107.00 $2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.29% $16.32 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.91% $34.40 $1.00 9/11 9/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.65% $41.65 $1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.09% $71.57 $0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.49% $40.79 $1.83 9/10 10/1
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.18% $21.05 $0.88 9/3 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 12.83% $3.74 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.89% $17.67 $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 1.34% $77.81 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.29% $19.79 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.15% $36.48 $1.88 8/29 9/15
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.37% $25.19 $1.10 9/11 9/29
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.11% $11.68 $0.48 6/25 7/17
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.95% $23.18 $1.38 7/17 7/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.60% $6.47 $0.56 9/26 10/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.61% $25.38 $2.44 8/1 8/14
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.59% $60.72 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.65% $34.78 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.07% $37.83 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.52% $44.20 $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 5.33% $35.28 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.38% $43.40 $2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.46% $60.07 $2.08 8/18 9/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.51% $100.94 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.17% $59.61 $0.70 8/12 9/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.82% $4.26 $0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.11% $35.24 $2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $147.93 $3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.65% $77.03 $1.27 8/27 9/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.90% $105.27 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.75% $97.33 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.75% $212.52 $1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.53% $12.26 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.23% $60.52 $1.35 8/19 9/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.45% $8.15 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.23% $39.14 $0.48 7/1 7/15
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.54% $75.50 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $17.47 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.30% $14.54 $0.48 9/11 9/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.59% $192.88 $5.00 8/8 8/26
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.04% $72.43 $1.48 7/9 8/1