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.

2.58%

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 4.62%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.74%
Air Services, Other 3 2.68%
Apparel Stores 20 2.36%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.78%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.80%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.60%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.26%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.68%
Broadcasting - TV 8 2.05%
Business Services 37 2.15%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.45%
CATV Systems 6 2.50%
Computers Wholesale 1 4.04%
Consumer Services 5 9.00%
Department Stores 6 1.06%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.84%
Drug Stores 4 1.65%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.88%
Education & Training Services 9 2.36%
Electronics Stores 2 2.87%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.81%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.30%
Food Wholesale 3 2.79%
Gaming Activities 4 1.14%
General Entertainment 4 3.40%
Grocery Stores 13 3.71%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 2.02%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.73%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.84%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.18%
Lodging 9 2.42%
Major Airlines 3 1.15%
Management Services 9 2.45%
Marketing Services 5 3.16%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.57%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 3.01%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.96%
Publishing - Books 5 2.81%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.81%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.80%
Railroads 12 1.49%
Regional Airlines 6 1.42%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.84%
Research Services 4 4.98%
Resorts & Casinos 6 2.10%
Restaurants 23 2.41%
Security & Protection Services 5 3.03%
Shipping 34 6.06%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.41%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.97%
Sporting Activities 4 2.25%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.60%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.42%
Technical Services 10 2.13%
Trucking 11 0.76%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.43%

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 2.43% $76.62 $1.86 10/15 11/17
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.44% $32.83 $0.80 10/27 11/19
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.65% $13.71 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.46% $32.55 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.84% $44.90 $3.52 8/7 8/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.43% $31.34 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.93% $45.48 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.86% $73.62 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.73% $107.26 $4.00 10/15 11/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $34.92 $1.00 11/19 12/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $67.98 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.78% $50.68 $0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.40% $78.26 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.53% $65.30 $1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.14% $124.65 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.37% $8.97 $0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.89% $33.86 $0.64 11/25 12/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.38% $79.96 $1.10 10/21 11/3
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.95% $34.26 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.05% $34.39 $0.36 8/6 8/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.43% $2.12 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.03% $83.83 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $45.24 $0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.52% $48.68 $2.20 10/8 11/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.62% $76.77 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.51% $156.12 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.71% $25.93 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.65% $53.47 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.57% $11.67 $1.00 10/29 11/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.25% $44.78 $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 6.18% $36.90 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.49% $51.54 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.31% $39.86 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.60% $88.55 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.24% $35.74 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.86% $231.90 $4.32 8/7 9/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.08% $90.24 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $45.43 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.67% $29.91 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 21.56% $3.71 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.87% $32.37 $1.90 9/23 10/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $7.25 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $68.98 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.28% $51.65 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.76% $56.54 $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 0.77% $31.05 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.14% $63.74 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.22% $56.21 $1.25 9/11 10/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.61% $71.56 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.73% $91.04 $3.40 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.65% $67.26 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.04% $7.95 $0.56 10/20 11/5
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.67% $5.14 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.46% $16.92 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.14% $106.54 $2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.48% $15.64 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.15% $31.72 $1.00 9/11 9/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.50% $43.49 $1.52 10/30 11/20
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.17% $66.77 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.88% $37.49 $1.83 9/10 10/1
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.44% $19.83 $0.88 9/3 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 15.69% $3.06 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.62% $15.71 $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 1.41% $73.54 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.90% $16.57 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.55% $33.85 $1.88 8/29 9/15
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.55% $24.19 $1.10 11/12 11/27
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.03% $11.92 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.34% $18.79 $1.38 10/16 10/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.92% $6.24 $0.56 10/29 11/17
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.51% $25.65 $2.44 8/1 8/14
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.24% $64.15 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.73% $33.69 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.18% $36.50 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.02% $41.01 $2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.25 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.76% $32.62 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.28% $38.05 $2.77 10/15 11/14
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.52% $59.07 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.71% $88.84 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.16% $60.40 $0.70 11/10 12/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.26% $3.68 $0.12 10/15 10/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.15% $30.07 $2.15 10/15 11/14
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.22% $135.35 $3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.67% $75.85 $1.27 8/27 9/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.88% $106.40 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.76% $97.26 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.78% $206.00 $1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.49% $6.96 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.24% $60.27 $1.35 11/13 12/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.41% $8.31 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.30% $36.94 $0.48 9/24 10/7
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.59% $74.10 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.14% $15.91 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.51% $13.67 $0.48 9/11 9/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.74% $182.45 $5.00 8/8 8/26
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.40% $68.37 $1.64 10/15 11/7