Why Tupperware Is Poised to Keep Poppin'

Why Tupperware Is Poised to Keep Poppin'

Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, household products company Tupperware Brands has earned a coveted five-star ranking.

With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Tupperware and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.

Tupperware facts

Headquarters (Founded)

Orlando, Fla. (1996)

Market Cap

$4.2 billion


Housewares and specialties

Trailing-12-Month Revenue

$2.6 billion


Chairman/CEO E.V. Goings
President/COO Simon Hemus

Return on Equity (Average, Past 3 Years)


Cash / Debt

$147.4 million / $747.9 million

Dividend Yield



Avon Products

Newell Rubbermaid

Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.

On CAPS, 96% of the 420 members who have rated Tupperware believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 going forward.

Just yesterday, one of those Fools, All-Star joryko, succinctly summed up the bull case for our community:

With 61% of its sales coming from emerging markets, 24% of company revenues coming from its rapidly growing Beauty and Personal Care segment, and its continued payment of a 3% dividend, Tupperware offers quite a lot to investors.

However, the company's biggest weapon, and the reason I'm interested, is its INNOVATION.

25% of the company's sales come from products that were brought to market within the last 2 years. While this puts them at risk of having to continually innovate, I believe the opportunity of huge new products outweighs the risk of failing to create them.

With a slight decline in stock price from the slowdown in emerging markets, I was able to jump in on a great company at a fair price. 5+ years.

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