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.

2.61%

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 4.38%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.71%
Air Services, Other 3 2.53%
Apparel Stores 20 2.12%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.47%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.62%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.61%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.05%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.53%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.91%
Business Services 37 1.96%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.22%
CATV Systems 6 2.32%
Computers Wholesale 1 4.03%
Consumer Services 5 9.08%
Department Stores 6 1.00%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.80%
Drug Stores 4 1.64%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.84%
Education & Training Services 9 2.35%
Electronics Stores 3 15.15%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.57%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.09%
Food Wholesale 3 2.63%
Gaming Activities 3 0.46%
General Entertainment 4 3.11%
Grocery Stores 13 3.38%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.77%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.72%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.79%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.05%
Lodging 9 2.25%
Major Airlines 3 1.05%
Management Services 9 2.36%
Marketing Services 5 2.87%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.45%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.71%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.88%
Publishing - Books 5 2.63%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.45%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.68%
Railroads 12 1.35%
Regional Airlines 6 1.18%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.48%
Research Services 4 4.48%
Resorts & Casinos 6 2.00%
Restaurants 23 2.41%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.84%
Shipping 34 4.96%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.36%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.49%
Sporting Activities 4 2.11%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.52%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.30%
Technical Services 10 1.95%
Trucking 11 0.73%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.36%

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% $81.12 $1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.16% $36.96 $0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.54% $14.12 $0.50 6/30 7/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $41.92 $0.80 8/28 9/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.58% $46.41 $3.52 8/7 8/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% $31.35 $0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.78% $49.37 $0.88 7/11 7/25
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.86% $73.83 $1.37 9/29 10/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.98% $100.55 $4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $37.95 $1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.05% $68.37 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.64% $54.78 $0.90 9/29 10/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.45% $76.75 $1.88 9/8 9/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.38% $72.30 $1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.17% $121.56 $1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.49% $10.96 $0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $31.06 $0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.38% $79.73 $1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.72% $35.66 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.88% $40.93 $0.36 8/6 8/29
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.66% $2.61 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.95% $90.80 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.09% $43.96 $0.92 8/21 9/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.61% $47.75 $2.20 7/8 8/1
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.55% $80.22 $1.24 6/11 7/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.53% $150.40 $0.80 9/8 10/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.97% $28.68 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.54% $57.25 $0.88 10/15 10/31
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.90% $14.49 $1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.71% $49.00 $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 6.06% $37.62 $2.28 8/14 8/29
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.92% $61.56 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.02% $43.75 $1.32 8/29 9/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.61% $87.99 $2.30 9/3 10/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.72% $46.41 $0.80 10/6 10/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.75% $247.43 $4.32 8/7 9/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $91.15 $1.88 9/2 9/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.40% $49.95 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.38% $33.60 $0.80 9/5 10/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 22.41% $3.57 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $36.09 $1.08 6/23 7/15
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $10.54 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $69.15 $1.32 8/28 9/17
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.29% $51.33 $0.66 8/13 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $59.11 $1.56 9/8 9/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.37% $52.61 $0.72 10/20 11/5
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.73% $32.91 $0.24 8/19 9/12
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.17% $63.10 $2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $62.22 $1.25 9/11 10/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.58% $75.58 $0.44 7/7 8/8
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.49% $92.80 $3.24 8/28 9/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.29% $71.90 $3.80 8/7 8/14
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.04% $8.95 $0.63 7/23 8/12
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.58% $9.29 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.89% $19.91 $1.77 8/6 8/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.13% $107.01 $2.28 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.29% $16.31 $0.70 8/6 8/18
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.92% $34.25 $1.00 9/11 9/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.63% $41.90 $1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.09% $71.85 $0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.51% $40.58 $1.83 9/10 10/1
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.10% $21.44 $0.88 9/3 9/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 13.01% $3.69 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.84% $17.82 $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% $77.48 $1.04 8/5 8/22
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.31% $19.74 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.25% $35.80 $1.88 8/29 9/15
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.36% $25.23 $1.10 9/11 9/29
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.80% $12.63 $0.48 6/25 7/17
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.96% $23.16 $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 9.52% $25.64 $2.44 8/1 8/14
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.59% $60.68 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $34.88 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.04% $38.20 $1.16 10/1 10/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.49% $44.41 $2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.36 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.30% $35.49 $1.88 8/14 8/27
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.38% $43.41 $2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.46% $60.19 $2.08 8/18 9/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.49% $101.68 $1.52 9/18 10/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.16% $60.44 $0.70 8/12 9/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.73% $4.39 $0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.20% $34.74 $2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.04% $147.33 $3.00 8/27 9/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.64% $77.32 $1.27 8/27 9/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.88% $106.21 $2.00 8/27 10/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.74% $97.95 $2.68 8/14 9/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.75% $214.73 $1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.63% $12.07 $0.80 8/26 9/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.25% $60.01 $1.35 8/19 9/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.48% $8.07 $0.20 8/28 9/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.23% $39.09 $0.48 7/1 7/15
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.53% $75.75 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $17.46 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.29% $14.61 $0.48 9/11 9/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.70% $185.05 $5.00 8/8 8/26
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.07% $71.42 $1.48 7/9 8/1