Best Telecom Services - Domestic Dividend Stocks

Telecom services companies provide communication services for voice, data, and video transmission through a variety of ways. These companies own and operate fixed-line, wireless, high bandwidth and/or satellite networks. Given their similarity to utility companies, firms in this industry tend to offer above-average dividend yields.

4.26%

Telecom Services - Domestic Industry Dividend Yield*

*Calculated as the simple average of company dividend yields in this group excluding inactive stocks
Stock Symbol Company Name DARS™ Rating (?) Dividend Yield Current Price Annual Dividend Ex- Div Date Pay Date
T AT&T 5.16% $37.95 $1.96 4/6 5/1
VZ Verizon 5.09% $45.39 $2.31 7/6 8/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 4.78% $44.61 $2.13 6/13 7/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 8.85% $24.41 $2.16 6/1 6/16
FTR Frontier Communications 13.11% $1.22 $0.16 6/13 6/30
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $2.10 $0.00 9/26 10/17
WIN Windstream Corp 14.63% $4.10 $0.60 6/28 7/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 7.55% $20.53 $1.55 7/12 8/1
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $3.25 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.83% $30.15 $0.25 11/2 12/1
ALTV Alteva, Inc 0.00% $4.70 $0.00 6/19 6/28
CHT Chunghwa Telecom Co Ltd ADR (New Sponsored) ADR 3.83% $35.65 $1.36 7/19 9/2
CALL magicJack VocalTec Ltd 0.00% $6.90 $0.00 12/19 12/16
WVT Warwick Valley Telephone Company NA $0.00 $0.00 12/13 12/27
ENVE Enventis Corp 0.00% $19.28 $0.00 8/13 9/5
CBB Cincinnati Bell Inc. 0.00% $18.65 $0.00 10/10 11/3