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.

2.38%

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 4.30%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.58%
Air Services, Other 3 2.53%
Apparel Stores 20 2.15%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.42%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.68%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.25%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.11%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.53%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.80%
Business Services 37 1.97%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.42%
CATV Systems 6 2.26%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.62%
Consumer Services 5 8.08%
Department Stores 6 0.97%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.62%
Drug Stores 4 1.45%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.92%
Education & Training Services 9 2.28%
Electronics Stores 2 2.72%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.58%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.22%
Food Wholesale 3 2.54%
Gaming Activities 4 1.18%
General Entertainment 4 3.41%
Grocery Stores 13 3.03%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.75%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.69%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.78%
Jewelry Stores 2 0.98%
Lodging 9 2.32%
Major Airlines 3 0.91%
Management Services 9 2.25%
Marketing Services 5 3.23%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.32%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.62%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.76%
Publishing - Books 5 2.59%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.28%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.32%
Railroads 12 1.34%
Regional Airlines 6 1.16%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.51%
Research Services 4 4.62%
Resorts & Casinos 7 1.95%
Restaurants 23 2.19%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.90%
Shipping 34 6.22%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.49%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.49%
Sporting Activities 4 2.05%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 1.98%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.53%
Technical Services 10 2.25%
Trucking 11 0.67%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.33%

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 2.18% $85.27 $1.86 10/15 11/17
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.21% $36.18 $0.80 10/27 11/19
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.58% $13.97 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.68% $29.87 $0.80 11/28 12/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.47% $47.12 $3.52 11/6 11/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $38.61 $0.76 12/9 12/31
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.71% $51.36 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.70% $80.71 $1.37 12/30 1/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.20% $125.19 $4.00 10/15 11/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.37% $42.24 $1.00 11/19 12/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% $73.04 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.60% $56.34 $0.90 1/5 1/28
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.25% $83.64 $1.88 12/8 12/26
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.34% $74.50 $1.00 12/8 12/31
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.02% $139.03 $1.42 11/12 11/28
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.44% $8.13 $0.93 11/5 11/14
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.69% $37.92 $0.64 11/25 12/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.22% $90.40 $1.10 10/21 11/3
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.69% $35.86 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.81% $44.25 $0.36 11/5 12/1
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.30% $2.15 $0.20 12/2 12/18
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.94% $91.54 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.93% $47.74 $0.92 11/20 12/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.95% $55.67 $2.20 10/8 11/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $78.99 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.46% $175.20 $0.80 12/10 1/2
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.19% $27.82 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.55% $56.80 $0.88 1/14 1/30
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.50% $13.33 $1.00 10/29 11/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.28% $47.77 $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 6.22% $39.89 $2.48 11/14 11/26
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.41% $52.84 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.56% $37.07 $1.32 11/21 12/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.26% $101.57 $2.30 12/3 1/2
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.02% $39.54 $0.80 1/5 1/28
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.73% $249.39 $4.32 11/6 12/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.95% $96.42 $1.88 12/2 12/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.89% $41.49 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% $33.45 $0.80 12/4 1/2
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 19.42% $4.12 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.04% $37.72 $1.90 12/3 12/22
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $8.03 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.73% $76.17 $1.32 11/26 12/15
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.12% $58.89 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.63% $59.23 $1.56 12/8 12/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.46% $63.11 $0.92 1/16 2/4
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.62% $38.83 $0.24 12/9 1/2
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.14% $63.67 $2.00 12/16 12/29
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.95% $64.17 $1.25 12/11 1/2
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.51% $86.43 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.50% $97.07 $3.40 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.49% $71.37 $3.92 11/6 11/13
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.90% $8.81 $0.52 10/20 11/5
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.63% $5.18 $0.24 12/9 12/18
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 12.79% $13.84 $1.77 11/5 11/10
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.94% $117.39 $2.28 11/5 12/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.73% $18.77 $0.70 11/10 11/24
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.95% $33.93 $1.00 12/11 12/31
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.21% $47.36 $1.52 10/30 11/20
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.99% $78.44 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.55% $40.22 $1.83 12/9 1/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.82% $23.05 $0.88 12/2 12/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.85% $4.05 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.24% $16.67 $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 1.60% $80.09 $1.28 11/10 11/28
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.60% $17.08 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.21% $39.94 $2.08 11/21 12/8
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.03% $27.29 $1.10 12/11 12/30
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.40% $14.12 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.84% $20.19 $1.38 10/16 10/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.69% $6.40 $0.56 12/29 1/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.48% $26.15 $2.48 11/3 11/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.28% $75.75 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $34.84 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.04% $39.46 $1.20 12/30 1/23
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.29% $45.78 $2.88 11/28 12/23
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $0.85 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.29% $35.51 $1.88 11/17 12/1
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.33% $37.80 $2.77 10/15 11/14
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.89% $72.00 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.42% $106.82 $1.52 12/18 1/12
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.09% $64.33 $0.70 11/10 12/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.67% $4.50 $0.12 10/15 10/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.19% $26.25 $2.15 10/15 11/14
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $148.95 $3.00 11/25 12/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.54% $82.35 $1.27 11/25 12/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.63% $123.03 $2.00 11/28 1/2
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.50% $107.28 $2.68 11/13 12/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.75% $257.43 $1.92 11/12 12/2
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.07% $6.51 $0.20 12/1 12/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.98% $68.05 $1.35 11/13 12/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.55% $8.62 $0.22 11/26 12/15
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.08% $48.01 $0.52 1/14 1/27
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.26% $85.01 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.73% $18.31 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.16% $11.54 $0.48 12/11 12/26
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.37% $178.09 $6.00 11/7 11/25
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.15% $76.38 $1.64 1/14 2/6