The ex-dividend date for Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) is tomorrow, September 16, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $63.48 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.9%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) is tomorrow, September 16, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $63.48 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.9%. The average volume for Tupperware has been 788,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tupperware has a market cap of $3.8 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 31.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Tupperware Brands Corporation operates as a direct seller of various products across a range of brands and categories through an independent sales force. The company engages in the manufacture and sale of kitchen and home products, and beauty and personal care products. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.5, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Tupperware as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Tupperware Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.