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 4.44%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.66%
Air Services, Other 3 2.56%
Apparel Stores 20 2.26%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.43%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.65%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.69%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.07%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.39%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.79%
Business Services 37 1.93%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 0.99%
CATV Systems 6 2.26%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.90%
Consumer Services 5 7.19%
Department Stores 6 1.12%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.88%
Drug Stores 4 1.56%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.54%
Education & Training Services 9 3.13%
Electronics Stores 3 22.38%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.58%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 1.84%
Food Wholesale 3 2.62%
Gaming Activities 3 1.84%
General Entertainment 4 3.15%
Grocery Stores 13 2.77%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.74%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.91%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.86%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.10%
Lodging 9 2.24%
Major Airlines 2 1.56%
Management Services 9 2.45%
Marketing Services 5 2.92%
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 2.67%
Publishing - Newspapers 6 2.65%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.63%
Railroads 12 1.42%
Regional Airlines 6 1.24%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.44%
Research Services 4 2.80%
Resorts & Casinos 6 1.89%
Restaurants 22 2.40%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.92%
Shipping 33 4.87%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.57%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.34%
Sporting Activities 4 2.15%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.32%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.26%
Technical Services 10 1.97%
Trucking 11 0.68%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.52%

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% 80.59 1.86 4/9 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% 33.54 0.80 7/28 8/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.79% 10.44 0.50 6/30 7/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.07% 38.65 0.80 6/3 6/17
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.64% 46.05 3.52 5/7 5/19
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.46% 30.9 0.76 9/9 10/2
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.05% 42.89 0.88 7/11 7/25
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% 71.45 1.37 6/27 7/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.09% 97.7 4.00 7/16 8/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.74% 36.5 1.00 8/20 9/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.12% 66.11 1.40 6/4 6/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.65% 54.71 0.90 6/30 7/23
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.51% 74.88 1.88 6/6 6/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.45% 69.09 1.00 9/5 9/30
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.21% 117.59 1.42 7/9 7/25
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.26% 11.26 0.93 8/5 8/15
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% 31.13 0.64 8/27 9/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.41% 78.13 1.10 7/17 8/1
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.11% 33.38 2.04 6/30 7/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.92% 39.15 0.36 5/7 5/30
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.26% 2.42 0.20 5/23 6/11
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.00% 86.04 0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.09% 43.96 0.92 5/22 6/4
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.94% 44.49 2.20 7/8 8/1
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.05% 60.38 1.24 6/11 7/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.52% 152.68 0.80 6/17 7/3
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.86% 25.46 2.00 6/4 6/13
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.82% 48.47 0.88 7/16 8/1
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.83% 14.64 1.00 7/29 8/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.33% 52.57 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 6.42% 35.52 2.28 5/13 5/27
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.93% 61.38 1.80 6/4 6/27
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.95% 44.72 1.32 6/2 6/17
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.70% 85.31 2.30 6/4 7/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% 39.94 0.80 7/7 7/30
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.79% 241.03 4.32 5/8 6/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.32% 81.02 1.88 6/3 6/19
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.82% 66.11 1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.49% 32.12 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% 8.77 0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.95% 67.76 1.32 5/28 6/13
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.32% 50.17 0.66 8/13 9/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.01% 51.82 1.56 6/9 6/25
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.50% 47.91 0.72 7/21 8/6
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.83% 28.87 0.24 6/2 6/25
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.71% 73.74 2.00 9/18 9/30
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.17% 57.48 1.25 6/11 7/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.57% 77.74 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 5.26% 72.28 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 2.88% 8.33 0.24 6/16 6/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.20% 19.24 1.77 5/7 5/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.02% 106.84 2.16 7/30 9/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.92% 17.85 0.70 5/8 5/22
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.87% 34.81 1.00 6/12 6/30
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.61% 42.06 1.52 7/30 8/15
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.11% 70.09 0.78 7/30 8/15
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.63% 39.5 1.83 6/11 7/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.35% 20.22 0.88 5/30 6/13
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.90% 4.85 0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.44% 16.16 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 1.31% 79.14 1.04 5/6 5/23
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.94% 18.35 1.64 6/10 6/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.74% 39.66 1.88 5/23 6/9
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.30% 25.61 1.10 8/13 8/28
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.30% 11.17 0.48 6/25 7/17
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.75% 23.99 1.38 7/17 7/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.38% 6.64 0.56 7/31 8/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.83% 24.41 2.40 5/1 5/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.10% 49.39 4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% 34.83 0.92 6/17 7/10
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.13% 37.01 1.16 7/1 7/25
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.16% 46.77 2.88 8/29 9/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% 1.49 0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.84% 38.82 1.88 5/14 5/28
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.24% 44.42 2.77 7/23 8/8
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.42% 60.73 2.08 8/18 9/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.53% 99.28 1.52 6/18 7/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.32% 53.1 0.70 8/12 9/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.77% 4.33 0.12 7/16 7/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.24% 34.51 2.15 7/23 8/8
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% 149.91 3.00 5/28 6/16
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.51% 84.26 1.27 5/28 6/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.78% 102.51 1.82 6/12 7/1
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.57% 104.34 2.68 5/15 6/6
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.72% 221.2 1.60 8/13 9/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.53% 12.25 0.80 5/20 6/5
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.73% 72.9 1.26 5/19 6/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.43% 8.23 0.20 5/30 6/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.30% 36.85 0.48 7/1 7/15
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.49% 76.99 1.92 8/6 9/3
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.84% 17.62 0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.80% 12.64 0.48 6/11 6/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% 206.25 5.00 5/13 5/29
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.98% 74.71 1.48 7/9 8/1