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.

2.41%

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 4.31%
Air Delivery & Freight Services 4 1.58%
Air Services, Other 3 2.55%
Apparel Stores 20 2.20%
Auto Dealerships 5 2.49%
Auto Parts Stores 2 0.68%
Auto Parts Wholesale 1 2.27%
Basic Materials Wholesale 8 2.10%
Broadcasting - Radio 2 2.68%
Broadcasting - TV 8 1.85%
Business Services 37 1.99%
Catalog & Mail Order Houses 2 1.45%
CATV Systems 6 2.29%
Computers Wholesale 1 3.68%
Consumer Services 5 8.47%
Department Stores 6 0.99%
Discount, Variety Stores 7 1.62%
Drug Stores 4 1.45%
Drugs Wholesale 5 1.96%
Education & Training Services 9 2.28%
Electronics Stores 2 2.74%
Electronics Wholesale 6 2.60%
Entertainment - Diversified 7 2.25%
Food Wholesale 3 2.54%
Gaming Activities 4 1.23%
General Entertainment 4 3.43%
Grocery Stores 13 3.05%
Home Furnishing Stores 2 1.77%
Home Improvement Stores 2 1.68%
Industrial Equipment Wholesale 5 1.80%
Jewelry Stores 2 1.02%
Lodging 9 2.34%
Major Airlines 3 0.93%
Management Services 9 2.28%
Marketing Services 5 3.26%
Medical Equipment Wholesale 2 2.36%
Movie Production, Theaters 4 2.71%
Music & Video Stores 1 0.67%
Personal Services 10 2.80%
Publishing - Books 5 2.64%
Publishing - Newspapers 7 3.36%
Publishing - Periodicals 1 3.39%
Railroads 12 1.36%
Regional Airlines 6 1.17%
Rental & Leasing Services 12 3.54%
Research Services 4 4.65%
Resorts & Casinos 7 1.97%
Restaurants 23 2.22%
Security & Protection Services 5 2.92%
Shipping 34 6.45%
Specialty Eateries 3 1.50%
Specialty Retail, Other 12 3.45%
Sporting Activities 4 2.09%
Sporting Goods Stores 2 2.00%
Staffing & Outsourcing Services 8 2.54%
Technical Services 10 2.24%
Trucking 11 0.68%
Wholesale, Other 2 1.35%

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 2.21% $84.08 $1.86 10/15 11/17
ADT ADT Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.20% $36.32 $0.80 10/27 11/19
AEO American Eagle Outfitters Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.65% $13.68 $0.50 9/29 10/15
ANF Abercrombie & Fitch Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.72% $29.45 $0.80 11/28 12/10
APU AmeriGas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.43% $47.38 $3.52 11/6 11/18
BBY Best Buy Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% $38.03 $0.76 12/9 12/31
BKE Buckle Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.74% $50.55 $0.88 10/10 10/27
CAH Cardinal Health Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.72% $79.55 $1.37 12/30 1/15
CBRL Cracker Barrel Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.37% $118.57 $4.00 10/15 11/5
CCL Carnival Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.41% $41.57 $1.00 11/19 12/12
CHRW C.H. Robinson Worldwide Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.92% $72.82 $1.40 9/3 9/30
CMCSA Comcast Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.66% $54.08 $0.90 1/5 1/28
CME CME Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.26% $83.14 $1.88 12/8 12/26
CNI Canadian National Railway Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.39% $72.10 $1.00 12/8 12/31
COST Costco Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.02% $139.72 $1.42 11/12 11/28
CPLP Capital Product Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.64% $7.99 $0.93 11/5 11/14
CSX CSX Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.70% $37.56 $0.64 11/25 12/15
CVS CVS Caremark Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.23% $89.33 $1.10 10/21 11/3
CXW Corrections Corp of Amercia Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.66% $36.02 $2.04 9/30 10/15
DAL Delta Air Lines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.84% $43.09 $0.36 11/5 12/1
DCIX Diana Containerships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 10.10% $1.98 $0.20 8/12 9/3
DIS The Walt Disney Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.97% $88.96 $0.86 12/12 1/16
DNKN Dunkin Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.94% $47.39 $0.92 11/20 12/3
DRI Darden Restaurants Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.94% $55.85 $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% $174.46 $0.80 12/10 1/2
FGP Ferrellgas Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.07% $28.27 $2.00 9/3 9/12
FL Foot Locker Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.61% $54.55 $0.88 1/14 1/30
FLY Fly Leasing Ltd. ADR Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.55% $13.25 $1.00 10/29 11/20
FUN Cedar Fair L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.39% $46.93 $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 6.29% $39.44 $2.48 11/14 11/26
GLNG Golar LNG Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.40% $52.88 $1.80 9/8 9/26
GME GameStop Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.49% $37.86 $1.32 11/21 12/16
GPC Genuine Parts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.27% $101.42 $2.30 12/3 1/2
GPS The Gap Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.08% $38.46 $0.80 1/5 1/28
GWW W.W.Grainger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.74% $248.21 $4.32 11/6 12/1
HD Home Depot Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.91% $98.28 $1.88 12/2 12/18
HLF Herbalife Ltd. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.94% $40.85 $1.20 2/28 3/18
HRB H&R Block Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.41% $33.24 $0.80 12/4 1/2
INTX Intersections Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 20.51% $3.90 $0.80 3/18 4/3
IRM Iron Mountain Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.05% $37.66 $1.90 12/3 12/22
JCP J.C. Penney Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $7.30 $0.00 4/5 5/1
JWN Nordstrom Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.76% $75.09 $1.32 11/26 12/15
KR Kroger Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.13% $58.37 $0.66 11/12 12/1
KSS Kohl's Corporation Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.68% $58.22 $1.56 12/8 12/24
LOW Lowe's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.45% $63.26 $0.92 1/16 2/4
LUV Southwest Airlines Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.63% $38.02 $0.24 12/9 1/2
LVS Las Vegas Sands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.14% $63.77 $2.00 12/16 12/29
M Macy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.97% $63.33 $1.25 12/11 1/2
MA MasterCard Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.52% $84.72 $0.44 10/7 11/10
MCD McDonald's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.52% $96.68 $3.40 11/26 12/15
MIC Macquarie Infrastructure Company LLC Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.48% $71.51 $3.92 11/6 11/13
NAT Nordic American Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.71% $9.11 $0.52 10/20 11/5
NM Navios Maritime Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.53% $5.30 $0.24 9/16 9/26
NMM Navios Maritime Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 13.21% $13.40 $1.77 11/5 11/10
NSC Norfolk Southern Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.98% $115.36 $2.28 11/5 12/10
NTRI Nutrisystem Inc. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.76% $18.64 $0.70 11/10 11/24
OMI Owens & Minor Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.00% $33.32 $1.00 12/11 12/31
PAYX Paychex Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.21% $47.32 $1.52 10/30 11/20
PETM PetSmart Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.99% $78.70 $0.78 10/29 11/14
RCI Rogers Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.55% $40.21 $1.83 12/9 1/2
RGC Regal Entertainment Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.93% $22.38 $0.88 12/2 12/15
RNDY Roundy's Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 11.51% $4.17 $0.48 11/14 11/25
RRD RR Donnelley Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.24% $16.66 $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% $79.76 $1.28 11/10 11/28
SFL Ship Finance International Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.80% $16.74 $1.64 9/10 9/30
SIX Six Flags Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.27% $39.45 $2.08 11/21 12/8
SJR Shaw Communications Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.03% $27.31 $1.10 12/11 12/30
SPLS Staples Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.42% $14.05 $0.48 9/24 10/16
SSW Seaspan Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.87% $20.09 $1.38 10/16 10/30
STB Student Transportation Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 8.67% $6.42 $0.56 11/25 12/15
STON StoneMor Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 9.63% $25.74 $2.48 11/3 11/15
STRA Strayer Education Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.28% $75.69 $4.00 11/21 12/10
SWY Safeway Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.64% $34.82 $0.92 9/16 10/9
SYY Sysco Corp Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.02% $39.70 $1.20 12/30 1/23
TAL TAL International Group Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 6.46% $44.61 $2.88 11/28 12/23
TEU Box Ships Inc Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.00% $0.79 $0.00 11/19 11/28
TGH Textainer Group Holdings Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 5.38% $34.97 $1.88 11/17 12/1
TGP Teekay LNG Partners L.P. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 7.07% $39.16 $2.77 10/15 11/14
TGT Target Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.91% $71.51 $2.08 11/17 12/10
TIF Tiffany & Co. Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.46% $103.91 $1.52 12/18 1/12
TJX TJX Companies Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.10% $63.56 $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 8.06% $26.67 $2.15 10/15 11/14
TWC Time Warner Cable Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.10% $142.52 $3.00 11/25 12/15
TWX Time Warner Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.59% $80.05 $1.27 11/25 12/15
UNP Union Pacific Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.64% $121.85 $2.00 11/28 1/2
UPS United Parcel Service Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.50% $107.35 $2.68 11/13 12/3
V Visa Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 0.76% $254.22 $1.92 11/12 12/2
VLCCF KnightsBridge Tankers Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 12.48% $6.41 $0.80 12/1 12/10
WAG Walgreen Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.00% $67.59 $1.35 11/13 12/12
WEN The Wendy's Company Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.57% $8.55 $0.22 11/26 12/15
WFM Whole Foods Market Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 1.08% $48.23 $0.52 1/14 1/27
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.27% $84.65 $1.92 12/3 1/5
WU Western Union Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.74% $18.23 $0.50 9/11 9/30
WWE World Wrestling Entertainment Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 4.05% $11.84 $0.48 12/11 12/26
WYNN Wynn Resorts Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 3.34% $179.64 $6.00 11/7 11/25
YUM Yum Brands Sign Up for DARS™ Ratings 2.16% $75.86 $1.64 1/14 2/6