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.

2.40%

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 4.29%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.58%
Air Services, Other 3 2.77%
Apparel Stores 20 2.20%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.37%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.71%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.17%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.39%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.71%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.85%
Business Services 37 1.96%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.49%
CATV Systems 6 2.25%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.64%
Consumer Services 5 8.57%
Department Stores 6 0.98%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.66%
Drug Stores 4 1.48%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.94%
Education & Training Services 9 2.46%
Electronics Stores 2 2.89%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.60%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.21%
Food Wholesale 3 2.40%
Gaming Activities 4 1.65%
General Entertainment 4 3.43%
Grocery Stores 13 2.85%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.67%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.61%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.80%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.01%
Lodging 9 2.24%
Major Airlines 3 0.80%
Management Services 9 2.19%
Marketing Services 5 3.25%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.26%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.74%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.78%
Publishing - Books 5 2.58%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 2.97%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.27%
Railroads 12 1.57%
Regional Airlines 6 1.22%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.64%
Research Services 4 4.46%
Resorts & Casinos 7 2.09%
Restaurants 23 2.24%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.92%
Shipping 34 5.97%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.48%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.69%
Sporting Activities 4 2.10%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 1.89%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.41%
Technical Services 10 2.33%
Trucking 11 0.67%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.35%

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 2.06% $90.51 $1.86 10/15 11/17
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.32% $34.55 $0.80 10/27 11/19
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.76% $13.30 $0.50 12/17 12/30
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.90% $27.57 $0.80 11/28 12/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.43% $47.36 $3.52 11/6 11/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.95% $39.01 $0.76 12/9 12/31
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.80% $51.24 $0.92 1/13 1/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.65% $83.04 $1.37 12/30 1/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.97% $134.61 $4.00 1/14 2/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.23% $44.79 $1.00 11/19 12/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.99% $76.31 $1.52 12/11 12/31
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $57.17 $0.90 1/5 1/28
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.04% $92.36 $1.88 12/8 12/26
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.50% $66.85 $1.00 12/8 12/31
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.00% $141.77 $1.42 11/12 11/28
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.88% $7.83 $0.93 11/5 11/14
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.79% $35.76 $0.64 11/25 12/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.46% $95.70 $1.40 1/20 2/2
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.49% $37.17 $2.04 12/30 1/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.76% $47.38 $0.36 11/5 12/1
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.47% $2.36 $0.20 12/2 12/18
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.24% $92.89 $1.15 12/11 1/8
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.21% $41.67 $0.92 11/20 12/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.83% $57.37 $2.20 1/7 2/2
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $78.96 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.46% $174.22 $0.80 12/10 1/2
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.61% $23.22 $2.00 12/4 12/15
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.63% $53.86 $0.88 1/14 1/30
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.81% $12.80 $1.00 10/29 11/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.48% $46.32 $3.00 12/1 12/15
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 6.27% $39.58 $2.48 11/14 11/26
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.97% $36.23 $1.80 12/3 12/30
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.83% $34.50 $1.32 11/21 12/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% $105.88 $2.30 12/3 1/2
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.95% $41.02 $0.80 1/5 1/28
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.68% $257.81 $4.32 11/6 12/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.84% $101.93 $1.88 12/2 12/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.16% $37.96 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.32% $34.49 $0.80 12/4 1/2
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 20.73% $3.86 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.78% $39.75 $1.90 12/3 12/22
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $6.59 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.71% $77.10 $1.32 11/26 12/15
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.04% $63.55 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.62% $59.59 $1.56 12/8 12/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.38% $66.90 $0.92 1/16 2/4
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.60% $40.26 $0.24 12/9 1/2
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.54% $56.44 $2.00 12/16 12/29
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% $62.59 $1.25 12/11 1/2
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.74% $86.44 $0.64 1/7 2/9
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.65% $93.22 $3.40 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.83% $67.27 $3.92 11/6 11/13
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.24% $9.93 $0.52 10/20 11/5
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.74% $4.18 $0.24 12/9 12/18
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 15.00% $11.80 $1.77 11/5 11/10
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.09% $109.05 $2.28 11/5 12/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.58% $19.56 $0.70 11/10 11/24
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.88% $34.74 $1.00 12/11 12/31
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.28% $46.30 $1.52 10/30 11/20
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.96% $81.31 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.70% $38.95 $1.83 12/9 1/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.27% $20.61 $0.88 12/2 12/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.23% $4.69 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.22% $16.72 $1.04 11/12 12/1
SAI SAIC Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings NA $0.00 $0.48 7/11 7/30
SBUX Starbucks Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.61% $79.44 $1.28 11/10 11/28
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.87% $15.09 $1.64 12/10 12/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.96% $41.95 $2.08 11/21 12/8
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.14% $26.57 $1.10 1/13 1/29
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.74% $17.55 $0.48 12/23 1/15
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.36% $18.76 $1.38 10/16 10/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.08% $6.13 $0.56 12/29 1/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.78% $25.37 $2.48 11/3 11/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.55% $72.08 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.65% $34.77 $0.92 12/23 1/2
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.97% $40.47 $1.20 12/30 1/23
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.77% $42.57 $2.88 11/28 12/23
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $0.84 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.43% $34.65 $1.88 11/17 12/1
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.37% $43.49 $2.77 10/15 11/14
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.81% $73.95 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.47% $103.57 $1.52 12/18 1/12
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.06% $66.08 $0.70 2/10 3/5
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.55% $4.70 $0.12 10/15 10/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.02% $26.80 $2.15 10/15 11/14
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $149.31 $3.00 11/25 12/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.50% $84.93 $1.27 11/25 12/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.69% $118.47 $2.00 11/28 1/2
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% $110.96 $2.68 11/13 12/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.73% $261.67 $1.92 11/12 12/2
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.25% $4.71 $0.20 12/1 12/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.84% $73.23 $1.35 11/13 12/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.55% $8.64 $0.22 11/26 12/15
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.07% $48.80 $0.52 1/14 1/27
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.25% $85.16 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.78% $18.00 $0.50 12/12 12/31
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.21% $11.40 $0.48 12/11 12/26
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.00% $150.11 $6.00 11/7 11/25
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.30% $71.17 $1.64 1/14 2/6