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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.