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.

2.45%

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 4.25%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.79%
Air Services, Other 3 2.68%
Apparel Stores 20 2.32%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.32%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.78%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.68%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.23%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.80%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.97%
Business Services 40 2.20%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.32%
CATV Systems 6 2.50%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.64%
Consumer Services 5 9.03%
Department Stores 6 0.96%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.63%
Drug Stores 4 1.42%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.61%
Education & Training Services 9 2.63%
Electronics Stores 2 3.08%
Electronics Wholesale 6 3.01%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.04%
Food Wholesale 3 2.48%
Gaming Activities 4 1.35%
General Entertainment 4 2.91%
Grocery Stores 13 2.45%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.99%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.69%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 2.03%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.23%
Lodging 9 2.23%
Major Airlines 3 0.80%
Management Services 9 2.21%
Marketing Services 5 3.21%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.47%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.41%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 3.42%
Publishing - Books 4 2.24%
Publishing - Newspapers 8 3.31%
Publishing - Periodicals 2 3.40%
Railroads 13 1.85%
Regional Airlines 6 1.73%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.82%
Research Services 4 4.05%
Resorts & Casinos 7 2.49%
Restaurants 25 2.04%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.65%
Shipping 34 6.08%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.83%
Specialty Retail, Other 13 3.05%
Sporting Activities 4 1.93%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.14%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 9 2.47%
Technical Services 10 2.46%
Trucking 11 0.71%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.36%

Top 99 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 2.01% $92.39 $1.86 4/8 5/15
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.07% $40.63 $0.84 4/27 5/20
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.95% $16.96 $0.50 4/6 4/22
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.62% $22.11 $0.80 2/27 3/11
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.21% $48.79 $3.52 2/6 2/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.52% $36.46 $0.92 3/20 4/14
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.96% $46.83 $0.92 4/13 4/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.53% $89.55 $1.37 3/30 4/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.86% $139.91 $4.00 4/15 5/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.13% $47.01 $1.00 5/20 6/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.22% $68.57 $1.52 3/4 3/31
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.71% $58.42 $1.00 3/30 4/22
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.22% $89.91 $2.00 3/6 3/25
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.88% $66.41 $1.25 3/6 3/31
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.98% $144.57 $1.42 2/11 2/27
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.66% $9.63 $0.93 2/4 2/13
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.16% $33.30 $0.72 5/27 6/15
CVS CVS Health Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.39% $100.39 $1.40 4/22 5/4
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.52% $39.11 $2.16 3/31 4/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.80% $44.76 $0.36 2/18 3/13
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.84% $2.55 $0.20 3/9 3/26
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.08% $106.69 $1.15 12/11 1/8
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.21% $48.00 $1.06 3/5 3/18
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.39% $64.94 $2.20 4/8 5/1
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $78.75 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.48% $168.00 $0.80 3/9 4/1
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.58% $23.31 $2.00 3/6 3/17
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.69% $59.31 $1.00 4/15 5/1
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.75% $14.81 $1.00 4/28 5/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.30% $56.59 $3.00 3/11 3/25
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 5.90% $42.06 $2.48 2/12 2/27
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.16% $34.89 $1.80 3/10 3/24
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.63% $39.66 $1.44 3/13 3/24
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.68% $91.67 $2.46 3/4 4/1
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.26% $40.63 $0.92 4/6 4/29
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.81% $239.33 $4.32 2/5 3/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.11% $112.10 $2.36 3/10 3/26
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.69% $44.67 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.56% $31.23 $0.80 3/12 4/1
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 21.74% $3.68 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.15% $36.88 $1.90 3/4 3/20
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $8.71 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.94% $76.43 $1.48 2/25 3/13
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.92% $71.84 $0.66 5/13 6/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.42% $74.47 $1.80 3/9 3/25
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.27% $72.55 $0.92 4/20 5/6
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.57% $41.79 $0.24 3/3 3/26
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.71% $55.16 $2.60 3/19 3/31
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.88% $66.45 $1.25 3/11 4/1
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.74% $86.93 $0.64 4/7 5/8
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.58% $94.88 $3.40 2/26 3/16
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.87% $83.83 $4.08 2/26 3/5
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 12.00% $12.67 $1.52 5/5 5/21
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.97% $4.02 $0.24 3/18 3/27
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 14.07% $12.58 $1.77 2/9 2/13
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.34% $100.65 $2.36 2/4 3/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.63% $19.30 $0.70 3/10 3/23
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.07% $32.92 $1.01 3/12 3/31
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.15% $48.28 $1.52 1/29 2/17
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.94% $82.98 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.65% $33.98 $1.92 3/11 4/1
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.97% $22.19 $0.88 2/27 3/13
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.74% $5.49 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.33% $19.52 $1.04 5/13 6/1
SAI SAIC Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings NA $0.00 $0.48 7/11 7/30
SBUX Starbucks Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.69% $47.62 $1.28 2/3 2/20
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.82% $15.52 $1.68 3/6 3/27
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.32% $48.19 $2.08 2/12 3/9
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.91% $22.42 $1.10 5/13 5/28
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.99% $16.03 $0.48 3/25 4/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.21% $19.15 $1.38 4/16 4/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.90% $5.62 $0.56 4/28 5/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.40% $29.51 $2.48 2/3 2/16
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.64% $52.38 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.62% $35.10 $0.92 12/23 1/2
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.21% $37.33 $1.20 3/31 4/24
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.89% $41.82 $2.88 2/27 3/24
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $1.02 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.97% $31.48 $1.88 2/25 3/10
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.68% $36.47 $2.80 4/9 5/15
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.60% $80.02 $2.08 5/18 6/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.80% $84.59 $1.52 3/18 4/10
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.29% $65.25 $0.84 5/12 6/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.94% $6.19 $0.12 4/15 4/30
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.16% $23.47 $2.15 4/9 5/15
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $149.61 $3.00 3/30 4/22
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.68% $83.40 $1.40 2/25 3/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $108.42 $2.20 2/25 3/30
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.06% $95.38 $2.92 2/19 3/10
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.98% $64.52 $1.92 2/11 3/3
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.00% $5.00 $0.20 12/1 12/10
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.12% $10.40 $0.22 2/26 3/16
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.07% $48.81 $0.52 4/8 4/21
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.47% $77.88 $1.92 5/6 6/1
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.01% $20.63 $0.62 3/13 3/31
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.47% $13.84 $0.48 3/11 3/25
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.78% $125.50 $6.00 2/11 2/23
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.06% $79.75 $1.64 4/8 5/1