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 1.57%
Air Services, Other 3 2.57%
Apparel Stores 20 2.17%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.42%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.69%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.26%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.16%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.61%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.79%
Business Services 37 1.97%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.42%
CATV Systems 6 2.23%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.58%
Consumer Services 5 8.37%
Department Stores 6 0.99%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.63%
Drug Stores 4 1.44%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.90%
Education & Training Services 9 2.30%
Electronics Stores 2 2.75%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.56%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.21%
Food Wholesale 3 2.52%
Gaming Activities 4 1.19%
General Entertainment 4 3.40%
Grocery Stores 13 3.05%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.76%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.69%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.80%
Jewelry Stores 2 0.99%
Lodging 9 2.31%
Major Airlines 3 0.89%
Management Services 9 2.23%
Marketing Services 5 3.30%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.30%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.61%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.76%
Publishing - Books 5 2.55%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.26%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.25%
Railroads 12 1.35%
Regional Airlines 6 1.16%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.52%
Research Services 4 4.55%
Resorts & Casinos 7 1.97%
Restaurants 23 2.19%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.87%
Shipping 34 6.23%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.49%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.47%
Sporting Activities 4 2.05%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.00%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.53%
Technical Services 10 2.30%
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% $85.15 $1.86 10/15 11/17
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.23% $35.83 $0.80 10/27 11/19
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.59% $13.92 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.73% $29.32 $0.80 11/28 12/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.40% $47.57 $3.52 11/6 11/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.96% $38.75 $0.76 12/9 12/31
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.73% $51.00 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.68% $81.50 $1.37 12/30 1/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.18% $125.87 $4.00 10/15 11/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.37% $42.12 $1.00 11/19 12/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $73.40 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.58% $56.86 $0.90 1/5 1/28
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.25% $83.69 $1.88 12/8 12/26
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.34% $74.51 $1.00 12/8 12/31
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.02% $139.75 $1.42 11/12 11/28
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.43% $8.14 $0.93 11/5 11/14
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.69% $37.91 $0.64 11/25 12/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.21% $90.89 $1.10 10/21 11/3
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.62% $36.30 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.81% $44.24 $0.36 11/5 12/1
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.70% $2.30 $0.20 12/2 12/18
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.94% $91.92 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.94% $47.41 $0.92 11/20 12/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.94% $55.86 $2.20 10/8 11/3
FDO Family Dollar Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.57% $79.04 $1.24 9/11 10/15
FDX FedEx Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.46% $175.08 $0.80 12/10 1/2
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.03% $28.45 $2.00 12/4 12/15
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.55% $56.73 $0.88 1/14 1/30
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.54% $13.26 $1.00 10/29 11/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.29% $47.73 $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 6.07% $40.84 $2.48 11/14 11/26
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.64% $49.45 $1.80 12/3 12/30
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.55% $37.20 $1.32 11/21 12/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.26% $101.84 $2.30 12/3 1/2
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.03% $39.34 $0.80 1/5 1/28
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.75% $247.16 $4.32 11/6 12/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% $97.70 $1.88 12/2 12/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.77% $43.39 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.39% $33.42 $0.80 12/4 1/2
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 20.15% $3.97 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.06% $37.58 $1.90 12/3 12/22
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $7.75 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.75% $75.41 $1.32 11/26 12/15
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.11% $59.22 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.66% $58.67 $1.56 12/8 12/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.46% $62.86 $0.92 1/16 2/4
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.61% $39.28 $0.24 12/9 1/2
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.16% $63.22 $2.00 12/16 12/29
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $63.53 $1.25 12/11 1/2
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.51% $86.56 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.53% $96.22 $3.40 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.50% $71.29 $3.92 11/6 11/13
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.89% $8.83 $0.52 10/20 11/5
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.71% $5.10 $0.24 12/9 12/18
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 13.00% $13.62 $1.77 11/5 11/10
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.95% $117.20 $2.28 11/5 12/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.69% $18.96 $0.70 11/10 11/24
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.93% $34.18 $1.00 12/11 12/31
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.21% $47.35 $1.52 10/30 11/20
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.00% $78.21 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.53% $40.43 $1.83 12/9 1/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.83% $23.00 $0.88 12/2 12/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.65% $4.12 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.17% $16.86 $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% $79.70 $1.28 11/10 11/28
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.56% $17.15 $1.64 12/10 12/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.16% $40.28 $2.08 11/21 12/8
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.04% $27.23 $1.10 12/11 12/30
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.45% $13.92 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.73% $20.52 $1.38 10/16 10/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.65% $6.43 $0.56 12/29 1/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.40% $26.39 $2.48 11/3 11/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.27% $75.93 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $34.80 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.01% $39.93 $1.20 12/30 1/23
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.34% $45.42 $2.88 11/28 12/23
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $0.93 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.34% $35.22 $1.88 11/17 12/1
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.16% $38.67 $2.77 10/15 11/14
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.88% $72.16 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.43% $106.21 $1.52 12/18 1/12
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.08% $64.52 $0.70 11/10 12/4
TNK Teekay Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.70% $4.45 $0.12 10/15 10/31
TOO Teekay Offshore Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.93% $27.10 $2.15 10/15 11/14
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.01% $149.53 $3.00 11/25 12/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.52% $83.79 $1.27 11/25 12/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.62% $123.31 $2.00 11/28 1/2
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.51% $106.98 $2.68 11/13 12/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.75% $257.26 $1.92 11/12 12/2
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.16% $6.33 $0.20 12/1 12/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $68.47 $1.35 11/13 12/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.56% $8.60 $0.22 11/26 12/15
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.08% $48.36 $0.52 1/14 1/27
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.26% $84.98 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.74% $18.28 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.11% $11.68 $0.48 12/11 12/26
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.39% $177.06 $6.00 11/7 11/25
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.14% $76.75 $1.64 1/14 2/6