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.

4.33%

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 4.70% $41.68 $1.96 1/6 2/1
VZ Verizon 4.69% $49.25 $2.31 4/6 5/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 4.83% $43.91 $2.12 3/13 4/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 9.38% $23.02 $2.16 3/1 3/17
FTR Frontier Communications 21.32% $1.97 $0.42 3/13 3/31
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $1.82 $0.00 3/28 4/18
WIN Windstream Corp 4.17% $5.28 $0.22 3/29 4/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 6.55% $23.67 $1.55 4/11 5/2
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $3.01 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.89% $28.20 $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 3.98% $34.26 $1.36 7/19 9/2
CALL magicJack VocalTec Ltd 0.00% $8.67 $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