Tupperware Brands Corp. (NYSE:TUP) EVP Thomas M. Roehlk sold 2,000 shares of the firm’s stock in a transaction that occurred on Monday, October 3rd. The stock was sold at an average price of $65.84, for a total transaction of $131,680.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 35,900 shares in the company, valued at approximately $2,363,656. The transaction was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available at this hyperlink.

Shares of Tupperware Brands Corp. (NYSE:TUP) opened at 66.10 on Thursday. The company has a market cap of $3.34 billion, a PE ratio of 17.58 and a beta of 1.50. The company has a 50-day moving average of $64.81 and a 200 day moving average of $59.95. Tupperware Brands Corp. has a 12 month low of $42.60 and a 12 month high of $66.90.

Tupperware Brands Corp. (NYSE:TUP) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, July 20th. The company reported $1.16 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks’ consensus estimate of $1.10 by $0.06. The firm had revenue of $564.70 million for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $559.91 million. Tupperware Brands Corp. had a return on equity of 134.49% and a net margin of 8.63%. Tupperware Brands Corp.’s revenue for the quarter was down 4.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the firm earned $1.21 earnings per share. On average, analysts anticipate that Tupperware Brands Corp. will post $4.32 earnings per share for the current year.

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The company also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Monday, October 3rd. Investors of record on Tuesday, September 20th were given a $0.68 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Friday, September 16th. This represents a $2.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.11%. Tupperware Brands Corp.’s dividend payout ratio is currently 72.34%.

Large investors have recently modified their holdings of the stock. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. raised its stake in Tupperware Brands Corp. by 42.3% in the third quarter. Independent Portfolio Consultants Inc. now owns 1,800 shares of the company’s stock valued at $118,000 after buying an additional 535 shares in the last quarter. Mason Street Advisors LLC bought a new stake in Tupperware Brands Corp. during the second quarter valued at approximately $1,296,000. Royal Bank of Canada raised its stake in Tupperware Brands Corp. by 10.6% in the second quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 35,546 shares of the company’s stock valued at $1,999,000 after buying an additional 3,403 shares in the last quarter. IFP Advisors Inc raised its stake in Tupperware Brands Corp. by 875.6% in the second quarter. IFP Advisors Inc now owns 3,844 shares of the company’s stock valued at $216,000 after buying an additional 3,450 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio raised its stake in Tupperware Brands Corp. by 54.8% in the second quarter. Public Employees Retirement System of Ohio now owns 15,947 shares of the company’s stock valued at $897,000 after buying an additional 5,647 shares in the last quarter. Hedge funds and other institutional investors own 92.14% of the company’s stock.

A number of equities analysts recently issued reports on the stock. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Tupperware Brands Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating and set a $70.00 price objective on the stock in a report on Wednesday, September 21st. Piper Jaffray Cos. restated a “neutral” rating and set a $61.00 target price on shares of Tupperware Brands Corp. in a research note on Thursday, August 4th. B. Riley restated a “neutral” rating and set a $53.00 target price on shares of Tupperware Brands Corp. in a research note on Monday, July 25th. SunTrust Banks Inc. restated a “neutral” rating and set a $62.00 target price (up previously from $57.00) on shares of Tupperware Brands Corp. in a research note on Monday, July 25th. Finally, TheStreet upgraded shares of Tupperware Brands Corp. from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, June 23rd. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, five have assigned a hold rating and three have assigned a buy rating to the company’s stock. The company presently has an average rating of “Hold” and a consensus price target of $59.50.

Tupperware Brands Corp. Company Profile

Tupperware Brands Corporation is engaged in the manufacture and sale of Tupperware products, and cosmetics and personal care products. The Company’s segments are Europe, Asia Pacific, Tupperware North America, Beauty North America and South America. The Europe, Asia Pacific and Tupperware North America segments include design-centric preparation, storage and serving solutions for the kitchen and home through the Tupperware brand.

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