The stock of Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) is now priced at $14.91 and the shares are 0.43 points up or 2.97% higher compared to its previous closing price of $14.48. The stock had 1.066 million contracts set over the past session. TUP shares’ daily volume is compared to its average trading volume at 3.898 million shares. However, it has a float of 47.59 million and although its performance was 7.04% over the week, it’s one to watch. Analysts have given the TUP stock a yearly average price target of $17.5 per share. It means the stock’s upside potential is 17.37% with the TUP share price recently placing at $14.25 to $14.95. However, some brokerage firms have priced the stock below the average, including one that has called $15.
The shorts are running away from the Tupperware Brands Corporation stock, with the latest data on short interest released on July 31, 2020, showing that short interest numbers in the TUP shares have declined. Short interest in the stock represents just 8.29% of its float, but the volume has dropped by 0.
In the last trading session, Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) raised by $0.98 over the week and lost -$0.52 on its 20-day. The stock’s high in the recent session is lower when compared to its 52-week high of $16.94. The stock recorded its established 52-week high on 10/28/19.
Since 03/17/20, the stock has traded to a low of $1.15 at 1196.52%, an encouraging piece of data likely to interest most investors out to exploit the stock’s recent surge. The stock has a beta allocation of 3.61. Being above 1 means that the stock’s volatility is higher than the market and traders are keenly watching it.
Looking at current readings, Tupperware Brands Corporation’s two-week RSI is 65.48. This suggests that the stock is neutral at the moment and that TUP shares’ price movement remains stable. The stochastic readings are equally revealing at 59.87% meaning the TUP share price is currently in neutral territory.
The technical chart shows that the TUP stock will likely settle at between $15.16 and $15.4 per share. However, if the stock dips below $14.46, then its market would become much weaker. Any downside could see the stock price sliding to levels as low as $14.
Currently, the stock is trading in the green of MACD, with a reading of 0.17. Investors always pay attention to any move above or below the zero-line, mainly because the indicator points to the position of the stock’s short-term average relative to its long-term measure. A MACD -a reading above the zero line means that the short-term is above the long-term average. This scenario implies that there is an upward momentum. The opposite is true when the MACD falls below the zero-line.
Analysts at Argus raised their recommendation for TUP from Sell to Hold in August 17 review. Sidoti analysts see the stock as a Buy with a target price of $11 in a flash note released to investors on June 02 initiating covering the stock. Citigroup analysts see the stock as Neutral when the analysts resumed the share price coverage on December 05.
The average rating for the TUP equity is 3 and is currently gathering a bullish momentum. Of 3 analysts tracking Tupperware Brands Corporation polled by Reuters, 2 rated TUP as a hold. The remaining 1 analysts were split evenly. However, the split wasn’t equal as a majority (1) rated it as a buy or strong buy. 0 analyst advised investors against buying the stock or to sell if they own any of the stock.
Elsewhere, the TUP stock price is 5.83X ahead of its 12-month Consensus earnings per share estimates. The stocks P/S ratio currently stands below the group’s average of 21.3. Tupperware Brands Corporation has its P/E ratio at 0, which means that the stock is currently trading at a discount relative to the 3.3 industry average.
Zacks Consensus Estimate forecasts that the current-quarter revenues for Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE:TUP) will decrease by about -99.91%, which will see them reach $359 million. The company’s full-year revenues are, however, expected to diminish by about -13.89%, down from $1800 million to $1550 million. TUP’s expected adjusted earnings should surge almost 18.6% to end up at $0.51 per share, while for the fiscal year, analysts project the company’s earnings to grow by about 36.25% to record $2.18/share.