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.

5.66%

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 5.51% $35.54 $1.96 10/6 11/1
VZ Verizon 4.76% $49.53 $2.36 10/6 11/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 5.03% $46.95 $2.36 9/14 10/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 11.34% $19.04 $2.16 8/31 9/15
FTR Frontier Communications 20.74% $11.57 $2.40 9/14 9/29
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $2.32 $0.00 9/26 10/17
WIN Windstream Corp 30.77% $1.95 $0.60 6/28 7/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 7.94% $19.52 $1.55 10/12 11/1
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $1.39 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.64% $39.30 $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% $33.82 $1.29 7/19 9/1
CALL magicJack VocalTec Ltd 0.00% $6.80 $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% $19.75 $0.00 10/10 11/3
FWONA Liberty Media Corporation - Series A Liberty Formula One 0.00% $38.70 $0.00 NA NA