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.

6.06%

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% $37.98 $1.96 7/6 8/1
VZ Verizon 4.78% $48.35 $2.31 7/6 8/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 6.12% $46.87 $2.87 9/14 10/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 10.85% $19.90 $2.16 8/31 9/15
FTR Frontier Communications 19.93% $12.04 $2.40 9/14 9/29
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $2.16 $0.00 9/26 10/17
WIN Windstream Corp 31.75% $1.89 $0.60 6/28 7/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 8.30% $18.66 $1.55 10/12 11/1
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $1.64 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.71% $35.00 $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 3.77% $34.08 $1.28 7/19 9/1
CALL magicJack VocalTec Ltd 0.00% $7.62 $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% $20.45 $0.00 10/10 11/3