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.

3.47%

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 4.85% $40.38 $1.96 1/6 2/1
VZ Verizon 4.49% $51.49 $2.31 1/6 2/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 0.47% $44.30 $0.21 12/13 1/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 8.96% $24.12 $2.16 11/23 12/12
FTR Frontier Communications 11.44% $3.67 $0.42 12/13 12/30
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $1.61 $0.00 3/28 4/18
WIN Windstream Corp 7.79% $7.70 $0.60 12/28 1/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 5.66% $27.38 $1.55 1/11 2/1
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $11.00 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.83% $30.00 $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 4.16% $32.83 $1.36 7/19 9/2
CALL magicJack VocalTec Ltd 0.00% $7.50 $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