Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) EVP Thomas M. Roehlk sold 2,000 shares of the company’s stock in a transaction on Wednesday, November 1st. The stock was sold at an average price of $59.39, for a total transaction of $118,780.00. Following the completion of the sale, the executive vice president now owns 10,765 shares of the company’s stock, valued at approximately $639,333.35. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the SEC, which is available through this link.

Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October 25th. The company reported $1.03 EPS for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters’ consensus estimate of $0.94 by $0.09. The company had revenue of $539.50 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $538.80 million. Tupperware Brands Corporation had a return on equity of 101.23% and a net margin of 6.18%. Tupperware Brands Corporation’s quarterly revenue was up 3.4% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company posted $0.87 EPS.

The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, January 5th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.68 per share. This represents a $2.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.67%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 19th. Tupperware Brands Corporation’s payout ratio is 98.91%.

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Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of TUP. Principal Financial Group Inc. grew its position in shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation by 143.0% during the 2nd quarter. Principal Financial Group Inc. now owns 1,127,248 shares of the company’s stock worth $79,167,000 after buying an additional 663,454 shares in the last quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC grew its position in shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation by 439.0% during the 2nd quarter. Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 277,596 shares of the company’s stock worth $19,496,000 after buying an additional 226,091 shares in the last quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. grew its position in shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation by 5.1% during the 1st quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 4,499,696 shares of the company’s stock worth $282,221,000 after buying an additional 218,186 shares in the last quarter. Artemis Investment Management LLP bought a new position in shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation during the 2nd quarter worth $9,966,000. Finally, Thrivent Financial For Lutherans grew its position in shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation by 34.9% during the 2nd quarter. Thrivent Financial For Lutherans now owns 533,091 shares of the company’s stock worth $37,439,000 after buying an additional 137,790 shares in the last quarter. 85.55% of the stock is currently owned by institutional investors and hedge funds.

Several analysts have recently issued reports on TUP shares. ValuEngine lowered shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation from a “buy” rating to a “hold” rating in a research note on Friday, September 1st. Zacks Investment Research lowered shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation from a “hold” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, October 18th. KeyCorp reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation in a research note on Thursday, October 12th. Citigroup Inc. upped their target price on shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation from $67.00 to $68.00 and gave the stock a “neutral” rating in a research note on Monday, October 2nd. Finally, Morgan Stanley upped their target price on shares of Tupperware Brands Corporation from $71.00 to $72.00 and gave the stock an “equal weight” rating in a research note on Thursday, October 26th. One analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, six have issued a hold rating and two have assigned a buy rating to the company. Tupperware Brands Corporation presently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $68.33.

About Tupperware Brands Corporation

Tupperware Brands Corporation is a global direct-to-consumer company. The Company operates through five segments in three geographic regions: Europe (Europe, Africa and the Middle East), Asia Pacific and the Americas. Its segments are Europe, Asia Pacific, Tupperware North America, Beauty North America and South America.

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