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.

3.59%

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 5.37% $36.51 $1.96 7/6 8/1
VZ Verizon 5.22% $44.23 $2.31 7/6 8/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 4.57% $46.67 $2.13 6/13 7/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 9.24% $23.37 $2.16 6/1 6/16
FTR Frontier Communications 1.08% $14.85 $0.16 6/13 6/30
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $2.40 $0.00 9/26 10/17
WIN Windstream Corp 15.38% $3.90 $0.60 6/28 7/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 8.38% $18.50 $1.55 7/12 8/1
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $2.35 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.81% $30.85 $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 3.73% $34.42 $1.28 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% $18.55 $0.00 10/10 11/3