Tupperware Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (TUP)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) is tomorrow, March 16, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $63.57 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%.

The average volume for Tupperware has been 488,500 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tupperware has a market cap of $3.45 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are up 13.3% 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 worldwide. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.2, above the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio of 17.9 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.

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 notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Tupperware Ratings Report.

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