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.

2.79%

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 4.41%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.71%
Air Services, Other 3 2.57%
Apparel Stores 20 2.16%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.48%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.61%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.62%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.08%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.53%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.89%
Business Services 37 1.93%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.25%
CATV Systems 6 2.33%
Computers Wholesale 1 4.32%
Consumer Services 5 7.53%
Department Stores 6 1.01%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.77%
Drug Stores 4 1.65%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.77%
Education & Training Services 9 2.37%
Electronics Stores 3 27.14%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.59%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.10%
Food Wholesale 3 2.62%
Gaming Activities 3 1.83%
General Entertainment 4 3.08%
Grocery Stores 13 3.07%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.66%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.71%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.81%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.10%
Lodging 9 2.27%
Major Airlines 3 1.06%
Management Services 9 2.39%
Marketing Services 5 3.10%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.44%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.75%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.74%
Publishing - Books 5 2.72%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.22%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.69%
Railroads 12 1.39%
Regional Airlines 6 1.18%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.49%
Research Services 4 2.98%
Resorts & Casinos 6 1.91%
Restaurants 23 2.39%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.85%
Shipping 34 4.78%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.52%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.28%
Sporting Activities 4 2.16%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.45%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.32%
Technical Services 10 2.03%
Trucking 11 0.73%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.49%

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% $80.51 $1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.16% $37.02 $0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.71% $13.46 $0.50 6/30 7/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.83% $43.80 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.71% $45.68 $3.52 8/7 8/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.44% $31.20 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.80% $48.79 $0.88 7/11 7/25
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.88% $72.93 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.02% $99.42 $4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $37.91 $1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.05% $68.45 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.66% $54.18 $0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.51% $74.86 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.44% $69.54 $1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.17% $121.29 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.48% $10.97 $0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.08% $30.71 $0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.39% $79.24 $1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.71% $35.71 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.89% $40.41 $0.36 8/6 8/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.25% $2.76 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.95% $90.49 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.10% $43.75 $0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.62% $47.57 $2.20 7/8 8/1
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.56% $79.53 $1.24 6/11 7/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.53% $150.71 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.12% $28.10 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.67% $52.66 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.72% $14.87 $1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.51% $50.79 $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 6.07% $37.59 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.79% $64.57 $1.80 6/4 6/27
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.23% $40.87 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.62% $87.64 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.86% $43.10 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.74% $248.31 $4.32 8/7 9/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $91.10 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% $50.15 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.36% $33.85 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 22.04% $3.63 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $36.12 $1.08 6/23 7/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $10.24 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $69.03 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.31% $50.52 $0.66 8/13 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.63% $59.37 $1.56 9/8 9/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.37% $52.73 $0.72 10/20 11/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.77% $31.37 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.88% $69.34 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $60.71 $1.25 9/11 10/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.57% $76.98 $0.44 7/7 8/8
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.42% $94.61 $3.24 8/28 9/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.29% $71.82 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.85% $9.20 $0.63 7/23 8/12
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.52% $9.52 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.66% $20.44 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% $105.12 $2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.35% $16.10 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.92% $34.30 $1.00 9/11 9/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.61% $42.09 $1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.12% $69.58 $0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.57% $40.04 $1.83 9/10 10/1
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.17% $21.11 $0.88 9/3 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 13.45% $3.57 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.03% $17.25 $1.04 8/13 9/2
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 1.34% $77.46 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.37% $19.59 $1.64 6/10 6/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.97% $37.80 $1.88 8/29 9/15
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.40% $25.02 $1.10 9/11 9/29
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.37% $10.99 $0.48 6/25 7/17
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.89% $23.41 $1.38 7/17 7/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.61% $6.46 $0.56 8/27 9/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.83% $24.82 $2.44 8/1 8/14
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.65% $60.15 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.66% $34.63 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.09% $37.60 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.37% $45.18 $2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.42 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.37% $35.00 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.44% $42.98 $2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.42% $60.89 $2.08 8/18 9/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.53% $99.49 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.19% $58.93 $0.70 8/12 9/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.84% $4.23 $0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.08% $35.41 $2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $147.54 $3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.66% $76.70 $1.27 8/27 9/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.89% $105.85 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.72% $98.49 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.74% $216.12 $1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.39% $12.52 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.21% $61.11 $1.35 8/19 9/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.44% $8.19 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.27% $37.84 $0.48 7/1 7/15
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.54% $75.73 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.82% $17.76 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.33% $14.43 $0.48 9/11 9/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.49% $201.10 $5.00 8/8 8/26
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.05% $72.17 $1.48 7/9 8/1