Tupperware Stock To Go Ex-dividend Monday (TUP)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) is Monday, June 18, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 36 cents per share. At a price of $54.14 as of 10 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.7%.

The average volume for Tupperware has been 487,300 shares per day over the past 30 days. Tupperware has a market cap of $2.97 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector and consumer non-durables industry. Shares are down 5.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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 14.4, equal to the average consumer non-durables industry P/E ratio and below 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, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally poor debt management on most measures that we evaluated. You can view the full Tupperware Ratings Report.

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