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.
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