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.

2.68%

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 1.65%
Air Services, Other 3 2.56%
Apparel Stores 20 2.24%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.42%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.64%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.69%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.04%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.42%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.78%
Business Services 37 1.94%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 0.99%
CATV Systems 6 2.26%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.91%
Consumer Services 5 7.19%
Department Stores 6 1.11%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.87%
Drug Stores 4 1.56%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.52%
Education & Training Services 9 3.11%
Electronics Stores 3 22.09%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.59%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 1.85%
Food Wholesale 3 2.64%
Gaming Activities 3 1.85%
General Entertainment 4 3.14%
Grocery Stores 13 2.76%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.73%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.91%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.84%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.09%
Lodging 9 2.28%
Major Airlines 2 1.54%
Management Services 9 2.45%
Marketing Services 5 2.94%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.45%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.89%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.85%
Publishing - Books 5 2.65%
Publishing - Newspapers 6 2.66%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.64%
Railroads 12 1.43%
Regional Airlines 6 1.25%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.49%
Research Services 4 2.82%
Resorts & Casinos 6 1.88%
Restaurants 22 2.40%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.93%
Shipping 33 4.88%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.56%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.30%
Sporting Activities 4 2.17%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.28%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.26%
Technical Services 10 1.97%
Trucking 11 0.68%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.50%

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% 80.69 1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% 33.48 0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.72% 10.59 0.50 6/30 7/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% 38.77 0.80 6/3 6/17
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.63% 46.13 3.52 5/7 5/19
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% 31.45 0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.05% 42.88 0.88 7/11 7/25
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.89% 72.43 1.37 6/27 7/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.08% 98.02 4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.69% 37.21 1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.10% 66.52 1.40 6/4 6/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.63% 55.13 0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.49% 75.36 1.88 6/6 6/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.47% 68.17 1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.20% 118.14 1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.08% 11.51 0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% 31.1 0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.39% 78.89 1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.15% 33.18 2.04 6/30 7/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.95% 38.07 0.36 5/7 5/30
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.23% 2.43 0.20 5/23 6/11
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.99% 86.8 0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.19% 42.01 0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.86% 45.29 2.20 7/8 8/1
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% 61.14 1.24 6/11 7/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.52% 152.5 0.80 6/17 7/3
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.79% 25.68 2.00 6/4 6/13
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.78% 49.53 0.88 7/16 8/1
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.85% 14.59 1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.33% 52.5 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 6.45% 35.34 2.28 5/13 5/27
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.94% 61.19 1.80 6/4 6/27
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% 46.1 1.32 6/2 6/17
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.69% 85.46 2.30 6/4 7/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.99% 40.16 0.80 7/7 7/30
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.80% 240.49 4.32 5/8 6/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.32% 81.2 1.88 6/3 6/19
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.82% 65.85 1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.45% 32.6 0.80 6/12 7/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 20.83% 3.84 0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.14% 34.4 1.08 6/23 7/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% 9.06 0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% 68.76 1.32 5/28 6/13
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.29% 51.0 0.66 8/13 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% 52.1 1.56 6/9 6/25
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.50% 48.0 0.72 7/21 8/6
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.84% 28.68 0.24 6/2 6/25
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.74% 73.1 2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.16% 57.92 1.25 6/11 7/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.57% 77.57 0.44 7/7 8/8
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.40% 95.35 3.24 8/28 9/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.28% 71.96 3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.03% 8.96 0.63 7/23 8/12
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.85% 8.43 0.24 6/16 6/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.06% 19.54 1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.12% 107.78 2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.88% 18.05 0.70 5/8 5/22
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.90% 34.47 1.00 6/12 6/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.57% 42.56 1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.10% 70.77 0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.59% 39.9 1.83 6/11 7/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.33% 20.34 0.88 5/30 6/13
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.92% 4.84 0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.47% 16.07 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 1.29% 80.45 1.04 5/6 5/23
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.94% 18.34 1.64 6/10 6/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.81% 39.11 1.88 5/23 6/9
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.29% 25.66 1.10 8/13 8/28
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.29% 11.19 0.48 6/25 7/17
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.68% 24.31 1.38 7/17 7/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.43% 6.6 0.56 7/31 8/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.80% 24.48 2.40 5/1 5/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.04% 49.73 4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.63% 34.96 0.92 6/17 7/10
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.14% 36.91 1.16 7/1 7/25
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.51% 44.21 2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% 1.45 0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.94% 38.06 1.88 5/14 5/28
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.27% 44.19 2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.41% 60.99 2.08 8/18 9/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.52% 100.25 1.52 6/18 7/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.32% 53.21 0.70 8/12 9/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.88% 4.17 0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.23% 34.56 2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% 150.0 3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.51% 84.01 1.27 5/28 6/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.79% 101.77 1.82 6/12 7/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.57% 104.09 2.68 5/15 6/6
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.72% 222.74 1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.63% 12.07 0.80 5/20 6/5
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.72% 73.08 1.26 5/19 6/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% 8.27 0.20 5/30 6/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.29% 37.33 0.48 7/1 7/15
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.51% 76.35 1.92 8/6 9/3
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.82% 17.71 0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.80% 12.62 0.48 6/11 6/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.44% 205.03 5.00 5/13 5/29
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% 73.84 1.48 7/9 8/1