News coverage about Tupperware Brands (NYSE:TUP) has trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern. Accern rates the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Tupperware Brands earned a news impact score of 0.21 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave news coverage about the company an impact score of 47.7107511164097 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the next few days.
These are some of the news articles that may have effected Accern Sentiment’s scoring:
Tupperware Brands (NYSE TUP) opened at $50.72 on Wednesday. The stock has a market cap of $2,534.37, a P/E ratio of -9.74, a P/E/G ratio of 0.80 and a beta of 1.57. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of -5.07, a current ratio of 0.96 and a quick ratio of 0.56. Tupperware Brands has a one year low of $48.45 and a one year high of $74.36.
Tupperware Brands (NYSE:TUP) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, January 31st. The company reported $1.59 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating analysts’ consensus estimates of $1.50 by $0.09. The business had revenue of $588.60 million for the quarter, compared to analysts’ expectations of $601.99 million. Tupperware Brands had a negative net margin of 11.77% and a positive return on equity of 160.65%. The firm’s quarterly revenue was down 2.0% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $1.45 earnings per share. equities analysts anticipate that Tupperware Brands will post 5.16 EPS for the current fiscal year.
The business also recently announced a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Thursday, April 5th. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, March 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.68 per share. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, March 19th. This represents a $2.72 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 5.36%. Tupperware Brands’s payout ratio is presently -52.21%.
A number of equities research analysts have recently weighed in on the stock. KeyCorp reiterated a “hold” rating on shares of Tupperware Brands in a research report on Saturday, November 25th. SunTrust Banks decreased their price objective on shares of Tupperware Brands to $64.00 and set a “hold” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. Morgan Stanley decreased their price objective on shares of Tupperware Brands from $72.00 to $66.00 and set an “equal weight” rating on the stock in a research note on Thursday, February 1st. Zacks Investment Research cut shares of Tupperware Brands from a “buy” rating to a “sell” rating in a research note on Wednesday, December 27th. Finally, ValuEngine raised shares of Tupperware Brands from a “hold” rating to a “buy” rating in a research note on Thursday, January 4th. Two research analysts have rated the stock with a sell rating, seven have given a hold rating and one has given a buy rating to the company’s stock. The stock currently has an average rating of “Hold” and an average price target of $65.86.
In other Tupperware Brands news, EVP Thomas M. Roehlk sold 2,000 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, January 2nd. The shares were sold at an average price of $62.43, for a total transaction of $124,860.00. Following the sale, the executive vice president now owns 6,765 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $422,338.95. The transaction was disclosed in a legal filing with the SEC, which is accessible through this link. Insiders own 3.14% of the company’s stock.
Tupperware Brands Company Profile
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.