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.

3.47%

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 4.63% $42.36 $1.96 1/6 2/1
VZ Verizon 4.57% $50.60 $2.31 1/6 2/1
BCE BCE Inc. ADR 6.46% $44.40 $2.87 3/13 4/15
CTL CenturyLink Inc. 8.79% $24.58 $2.16 3/1 3/17
FTR Frontier Communications 12.46% $3.37 $0.42 3/13 3/31
ALSK Alaska Communications Systems Group, Inc 0.00% $1.65 $0.00 3/28 4/18
WIN Windstream Corp 0.00% $7.27 $0.00 3/29 4/17
CNSL Consolidated Communications Holdings 6.70% $23.14 $1.55 4/11 5/2
HTCO Hickory Tech Corp 0.00% $3.40 $0.00 5/13 6/5
SHEN Shenandoah Telecommunications 0.86% $29.10 $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 4.12% $33.13 $1.36 7/19 9/2
CALL magicJack VocalTec Ltd 0.00% $7.85 $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