NYSE:XYL

Xylem (XYL) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$128.98
+1.14 (+0.89%)
(As of 05:22 PM ET)
Today's Range
$127.45
$129.79
50-Day Range
$121.73
$129.99
52-Week Range
$87.59
$130.86
Volume
1.06 million shs
Average Volume
1.16 million shs
Market Capitalization
$31.26 billion
P/E Ratio
47.42
Dividend Yield
1.12%
Price Target
$138.11

Xylem MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Moderate Buy
2.73 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
7.1% Upside
$138.11 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
1.78% of Shares Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Strong
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
-2.49
Upright™ Environmental Score
News Sentiment
0.85mentions of Xylem in the last 14 days
Based on 16 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
Selling Shares
$416,160 Sold Last Quarter
Proj. Earnings Growth
13.08%
From $4.13 to $4.67 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

4.65 out of 5 stars

Industrial Products Sector

16th out of 168 stocks

Pumps & Pumping Equipment Industry

1st out of 7 stocks

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About Xylem Stock (NYSE:XYL)

Xylem Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and servicing of engineered products and solutions worldwide. It operates through four segments: Water Infrastructure, Applied Water, Measurement & Control Solutions, and Integrated Solutions and Services. The Water Infrastructure segment offers products, including water, storm water, and wastewater pumps; controls and systems; filtration, disinfection, and biological treatment equipment; and mobile dewatering equipment and rental services under the ADI, Flygt, Godwin, Sanitaire, Magneto, Neptune Benson, Ionpure, Leopold, Wedeco, and Xylem Vue brands. The Applied Water segment provides pumps, valves, heat exchangers, controls, and dispensing equipment systems under the Goulds Water Technology, Bell & Gossett, A-C Fire Pump, Standard Xchange, Lowara, Jabsco, Xylem Vue, and Flojet brands. The Measurement & Control Solutions segment offers smart meters, networked communication devices, data analytics, test equipment, controls, sensor devices, software and managed services, and critical infrastructure services; and software and services, including cloud-based analytics, remote monitoring and data management, leak detection, condition assessment, asset management, and pressure monitoring solutions, as well as testing equipment. This segment sells its products under the Pure Technologies, Sensus, Smith Blair, WTW, Xylem Vue, and YSI brands. The Integrated Solutions and Services segment provides maintenance services, mobile services, digital outsourced solutions, wastewater systems, environmental remediation, odor and corrosion control, filtration, reverse osmosis, ion exchange, and deionization under Aquapro, WaterOne, and Ion Pure brands. Xylem Inc. was formerly known as ITT WCO, Inc. and changed its name to Xylem Inc. in May 2011. Xylem Inc. was incorporated in 2011 and is headquartered in Washington, District of Columbia.

XYL Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
2/06/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/20 Dividend
2/20/2024
Dividend Payable
3/20/2024
Today
4/22/2024
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
5/02/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry
Pumps & pumping equipment
Sub-Industry
Industrial Machinery
CUSIP
98419M10
Employees
2,300
Year Founded
2011

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$138.11
High Stock Price Target
$150.00
Low Stock Price Target
$120.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+6.8%
Consensus Rating
Moderate Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
2.73
Research Coverage
11 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$609 million
Pretax Margin
8.62%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$7.36 billion
Cash Flow
$5.29 per share
Book Value
$42.21 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
241,745,000
Market Cap
$31.34 billion
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
1.10

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Should I Buy Xylem Stock? XYL Pros and Cons Explained

Pros

Here are some ways that investors could benefit from investing in Xylem Inc.:

  • Xylem Inc. has shown consistent growth in its stock price, reaching a one-year high of $130.86, indicating potential for capital appreciation.
  • Strong financial backing from institutional investors like BlackRock Inc., Vanguard Group Inc., and State Street Corp. provides stability and confidence in the company's performance.
  • Xylem Inc. reported earnings that beat analysts' consensus estimates, showcasing strong financial performance and potential for future growth.
  • The company has a market cap of $31.10 billion, indicating a significant presence in the industry and potential for further expansion.
  • Xylem Inc. has a diverse product portfolio in the industrial products sector, offering a range of solutions that cater to various market needs and trends.

Cons

Investors should be bearish about investing in Xylem Inc. for these reasons:

  • The stock price of Xylem Inc. has a price-to-earnings ratio of 47.17, which may indicate that the stock is currently overvalued compared to its earnings.
  • Xylem Inc. has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.22, which suggests a moderate level of financial leverage that could pose risks in case of economic downturns.
  • The company's P/E/G ratio of 2.57 may indicate that the stock is relatively expensive compared to its expected earnings growth rate, potentially limiting short-term gains.
  • Xylem Inc. faces competition in the industrial products sector from other established players, which could impact market share and profitability in the long run.
  • While Xylem Inc. has shown growth, investors should consider market volatility and economic uncertainties that could affect the company's performance and stock price.
These pros and cons were generated based on recent news and financial data from MarketBeat in order to provide readers with the fastest and most accurate insights. They were last updated on Wednesday, April 10, 2024. Please send any questions or comments about these Xylem pros and cons to contact@marketbeat.com.

XYL Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Xylem stock right now?

11 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Xylem in the last year. There are currently 3 hold ratings and 8 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "moderate buy" XYL shares.
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What is Xylem's stock price target for 2024?

11 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Xylem's stock. Their XYL share price targets range from $120.00 to $150.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $138.11 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.1% from the stock's current price.
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How have XYL shares performed in 2024?

Xylem's stock was trading at $114.36 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, XYL shares have increased by 12.8% and is now trading at $128.98.
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When is Xylem's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, May 2nd 2024.
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How can I listen to Xylem's earnings call?

Xylem will be holding an earnings conference call on Thursday, May 2nd at 6:55 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 412-317-0088 with passcode "9654723".

How were Xylem's earnings last quarter?

Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, February, 6th. The industrial products company reported $0.99 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the consensus estimate of $0.96 by $0.03. The industrial products company had revenue of $2.12 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $2.05 billion. Xylem had a net margin of 8.27% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 9.65%. Xylem's revenue for the quarter was up 40.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the firm posted $0.92 EPS.
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How often does Xylem pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Xylem?

Xylem declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 6th. Investors of record on Wednesday, February 21st will be given a dividend of $0.36 per share on Wednesday, March 20th. This represents a $1.44 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 1.12%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 20th. This is a boost from the stock's previous quarterly dividend of $0.33.
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Is Xylem a good dividend stock?

Xylem (NYSE:XYL) pays an annual dividend of $1.44 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 1.13%. The company has been increasing its dividend for 12 consecutive years, indicating the company has a strong committment to maintain and grow its dividend. The dividend payout ratio is 52.94%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, XYL will have a dividend payout ratio of 30.84% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What guidance has Xylem issued on next quarter's earnings?

Xylem issued an update on its FY 2024 earnings guidance on Tuesday, February, 6th. The company provided EPS guidance of 4.000-4.200 for the period, compared to the consensus EPS estimate of 4.070. The company issued revenue guidance of $8.4 billion-$8.5 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $8.4 billion.

What is Patrick K. Decker's approval rating as Xylem's CEO?

196 employees have rated Xylem Chief Executive Officer Patrick K. Decker on Glassdoor.com. Patrick K. Decker has an approval rating of 88% among the company's employees. 65.0% of employees surveyed would recommend working at Xylem to a friend.

What other stocks do shareholders of Xylem own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Xylem investors own include AT&T (T), Intel (INTC), Verizon Communications (VZ), CVS Health (CVS), Walt Disney (DIS), Pfizer (PFE), AbbVie (ABBV), Merck & Co., Inc. (MRK), NVIDIA (NVDA) and Costco Wholesale (COST).

Who are Xylem's major shareholders?

Xylem's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Los Angeles Capital Management LLC (0.31%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.24%), Mountain Pacific Investment Advisers Inc. ID (0.15%), Perpetual Ltd (0.10%), Rheos Capital Works Inc. (0.05%) and Raymond James & Associates (0.05%). Insiders that own company stock include Claudia S Toussaint, Colin R Sabol, David Flinton, Franz Cerwinka, Geri-Michelle Mcshane, Hayati Yarkadas, Jeanne Beliveau-Dunn, Markos I Tambakeras, Matthew Francis Pine, Patrick Decker and Victoria D Harker.
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How do I buy shares of Xylem?

Shares of XYL stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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Does Xylem have any subsidiaries?
The following companies are subsidiares of Xylem: Aanderaa Data Instruments AS, Beijing United Gas Meters Co. Ltd., Bellingham & Stanley Ltd., Bombas Flygt de Venezuela S.A., CMS Research Corporation, EmNet LLC, FARADYNE Motors LLC, Faradyne Motors (Suzhou) Co. Ltd., Flow Control LLC, Flowtronex PSI LLC, Fluid Handling LLC, Godwin Holdings Ltd., Goulds Water Technology Philippines Inc, Grindex AB, Grindex Pumps LLC, HYPACK Inc, Heartland Pump Rental & Sales Inc., IMT b.v., Jabsco Marine Italia s.r.l., Jabsco S. de R.L. De C.V., Lowara UK Ltd, Lowara Vogel Polska SP ZOO, Lowara s.r.l., MJK Automation ApS, MultiTrode Inc., Multitrode Pty Ltd, Nova Analytics Europe LLC, O.I. Corporation, PCI Membrane Systems Inc., Pension Trustee Management Ltd, Pims Pumps, Portacel Inc., Pure Technologies, SELC Electronics Ltd, SELC Group Ltd., SELC Ireland Ltd, Safe Sea Services FZC, Sensus, Sensus (UK Holdings) Ltd., Sensus Australia Pty Ltd, Sensus Canada Inc., Sensus Chile SA, Sensus España SA, Sensus France Holdings SAS, Sensus France SAS, Sensus GmbH Hannover, Sensus GmbH Ludwigshafen, Sensus Italia SRL, Sensus Japan Kabushiki Kaisha, Sensus Manufacturing (Shanghai) Co. Ltd., Sensus Maroc S.A.., Sensus Metering Systems (Fuzhou) Co. Ltd., Sensus Metering Systems (LuxCo 1) S.A R.L., Sensus Metering Systems (LuxCo 2) S.A R.L., Sensus Metering Systems (LuxCo 3) S.A R.L., Sensus Metering Systems (LuxCo 4) S.A R.L., Sensus Metering Systems (LuxCo 5) S.A R.L, Sensus Metering Systems IP Holdings Inc., Sensus Polska sp. zoo, Sensus Precision Die Casting (Yangzhou) Co. Ltd., Sensus SPA, Sensus Services Deutschland GmbH, Sensus Slovensko a.s., Sensus South Africa (Proprietary) Ltd., Sensus Spectrum LLC, Sensus UK Systems Limited, Sensus USA Inc., Sensus de Mexico S. de R.L. de C.V., Sensus metrologicke sluzby s.r.o._Slovakia, Sensus Česká republika spol. s r.o., Sentec Limited, Smith-Blair Inc., Texas Turbine LLC, Tideland Signal Corporation, Tideland Signal EMEA B.V., Tideland Signal LLC, Tideland Signal Limited, Tirinstal Investments Ltd, UGI Global Limited, Valor Water Analytics, Visenti Pte. Ltd, Water Asset Management Inc., Water Process Limited, Watercompany, Xylem (China) Company Limited, Xylem (Hong Kong) Limited, Xylem (Nanjing) Co. Ltd, Xylem Analytics (Beijing) Co. Ltd, Xylem Analytics Australia Pty Ltd., Xylem Analytics France S.A.S., Xylem Analytics Germany GmbH, Xylem Analytics IP Management GmbH, Xylem Analytics IP Management SCS, Xylem Analytics LLC, Xylem Analytics UK LTD, Xylem Australia Holdings PTY LTD, Xylem Brasil Soluções para Água Ltda, Xylem Canada Company, Xylem Delaware Inc., Xylem Denmark Holdings ApS, Xylem Dewatering Solutions Inc., Xylem Dewatering Solutions UK Ltd, Xylem Europe GmbH, Xylem Financing S.a.r.l, Xylem Germany GmbH, Xylem Global S.a.r.l, Xylem Holdings S.a.r.l., Xylem IP Holdings LLC, Xylem IP Management S.a.r.l, Xylem IP UK S.a.r.l., Xylem Industriebeteiligungen GmbH, Xylem Industries S.a.r.l., Xylem International S.a.r.l., Xylem Lowara Limited, Xylem Luxembourg S.a r.l., Xylem Management GmbH, Xylem Manufacturing Austria GmbH, Xylem Manufacturing Middle East Region FZCO, Xylem Middle East Water Equipment Trading & Rental LLC, Xylem Russia LLC, Xylem Saudi Arabia Limited, Xylem Service Hungary Kft, Xylem Service Italia Srl, Xylem Services Austria GmbH, Xylem Services GmbH, Xylem Shared Services Sp. Z.o.o., Xylem Technologies & Partners S.C.S, Xylem Technologies GmbH, Xylem Water Holdings Limited, Xylem Water Limited, Xylem Water Services Limited, Xylem Water Solutions (Hong Kong) Limited, Xylem Water Solutions Argentina S.R.L., Xylem Water Solutions Australia Limited, Xylem Water Solutions Austria GmbH, Xylem Water Solutions Belgium, Xylem Water Solutions Chile S.A., Xylem Water Solutions Colombia SAS, Xylem Water Solutions Denmark ApS, Xylem Water Solutions Deutschland GmbH, Xylem Water Solutions España S.A., Xylem Water Solutions Florida LLC, Xylem Water Solutions France SAS, Xylem Water Solutions Global Services AB, Xylem Water Solutions Herford GmbH, Xylem Water Solutions Holdings France SAS, Xylem Water Solutions India Private Limited, Xylem Water Solutions Ireland Ltd., Xylem Water Solutions Italia S.R.L, Xylem Water Solutions Korea Co. Ltd., Xylem Water Solutions Magyarorszag KRT, Xylem Water Solutions Malaysia SDN. BHD., Xylem Water Solutions Manufacturing AB, Xylem Water Solutions Metz SAS, Xylem Water Solutions Mexico S.de R.L. de C.V., Xylem Water Solutions Middle East Region FZCO, Xylem Water Solutions Muscat LLC, Xylem Water Solutions Nederland BV, Xylem Water Solutions New Zealand Limited, Xylem Water Solutions Norge AS, Xylem Water Solutions Panama s.r.l., Xylem Water Solutions Peru S.A., Xylem Water Solutions Polska Sp.z.o.o., Xylem Water Solutions Portugal Unipessoal Lda., Xylem Water Solutions Rugby Limited, Xylem Water Solutions Singapore PTE Ltd., Xylem Water Solutions South Africa (Pty) Ltd., Xylem Water Solutions South Africa Holdings LLC, Xylem Water Solutions Suomi Oy, Xylem Water Solutions Sweden AB, Xylem Water Solutions U.S.A. Inc., Xylem Water Solutions UK Holdings Limited, Xylem Water Solutions UK Limited, Xylem Water Solutions Zelienople LLC, Xylem Water Solutions(Shenyang) CO. Ltd, Xylem Water Systems (California) Inc., Xylem Water Systems Hungary KFT, Xylem Water Systems International Inc., Xylem Water Systems Japan Corporation, Xylem Water Systems Philippines Holding Inc., Xylem Water Systems Texas Holdings LLC, Xylem Water Systems U.S.A. LLC, YSI (China) Ltd., YSI (Hong Kong) Ltd., YSI (UK) Ltd., YSI Incorporated, YSI Instrumentos E Servicos Ambientais Ltda., YSI International Inc., YSI Nanotech Limited, and ylem Analytics Germany Sales GmbH& Co. KG.
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This page (NYSE:XYL) was last updated on 4/22/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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