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.

5.50%

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 5.01% $39.12 $1.96 7/6 8/1
VZ Verizon 4.73% $49.90 $2.36 10/6 11/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 5.03% $46.98 $2.36 9/14 10/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 11.17% $19.34 $2.16 8/31 9/15
FTR Frontier Communications 19.54% $12.28 $2.40 9/14 9/29
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $2.18 $0.00 9/26 10/17
WIN Windstream Corp 30.61% $1.96 $0.60 6/28 7/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 7.99% $19.39 $1.55 10/12 11/1
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $1.65 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.64% $38.85 $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 3.81% $33.88 $1.29 7/19 9/1
CALL magicJack VocalTec Ltd 0.00% $7.25 $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% $19.90 $0.00 10/10 11/3
FWONA Liberty Media Corporation - Series A Liberty Formula One 0.00% $36.04 $0.00 NA NA