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Xylem Valuation

Is XYL undervalued compared to its fair value, analyst forecasts and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

0/6

Valuation Score 0/6

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Peers

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Industry

  • Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • Analyst Forecast

Key Valuation Metric

Which metric is best to use when looking at relative valuation for XYL?

Other financial metrics that can be useful for relative valuation.

XYL key valuation metrics and ratios. From Price to Earnings, Price to Sales and Price to Book to Price to Earnings Growth Ratio, Enterprise Value and EBITDA.
Key Statistics
Enterprise Value/Revenue3.7x
Enterprise Value/EBITDA23x
PEG Ratio3x

Price to Earnings Ratio vs Peers

How does XYL's PE Ratio compare to its peers?

The above table shows the PE ratio for XYL vs its peers. Here we also display the market cap and forecasted growth for additional consideration.
CompanyPEEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Peer Average38.8x
IEX IDEX
28.9x8.8%US$17.0b
DOV Dover
20.3x6.9%US$22.0b
NDSN Nordson
27.1x9.2%US$14.0b
SWK Stanley Black & Decker
79x52.2%US$13.4b
XYL Xylem
53.9x18.1%US$19.4b


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Industry

How does XYL's PE Ratio compare vs other companies in the US Machinery Industry?

0 CompaniesPrice / EarningsEstimated GrowthMarket Cap
Industry Avg.n/a11.8%
n/an/an/a


Price to Earnings Ratio vs Fair Ratio

What is XYL's PE Ratio compared to its Fair PE Ratio? This is the expected PE Ratio taking into account the company's forecast earnings growth, profit margins and other risk factors.

XYL PE Ratio vs Fair Ratio.
Fair Ratio
Current PE Ratio53.9x
Fair PE Ratio25.8x

Price-To-Earnings vs Fair Ratio: XYL is expensive based on its Price-To-Earnings Ratio (53.9x) compared to the estimated Fair Price-To-Earnings Ratio (25.8x).


Share Price vs Fair Value

What is the Fair Price of XYL when looking at its future cash flows? For this estimate we use a Discounted Cash Flow model.


Analyst Price Targets

What is the analyst 12-month forecast and do we have any statistical confidence in the consensus price target?

The above table shows the analyst XYL forecast and predictions for the stock price in 12 month’s time.
DateShare PriceAverage 1Y Price TargetDispersionHighLow1Y Actual priceAnalysts
CurrentUS$106.24
US$113.08
+6.4%
9.8%US$129.00US$92.00n/a12
Feb ’24US$104.92
US$111.33
+6.1%
10.4%US$129.00US$92.00n/a12
Jan ’24US$110.57
US$105.79
-4.3%
12.7%US$129.00US$81.00n/a14
Dec ’23US$113.80
US$104.14
-8.5%
11.6%US$129.00US$81.00n/a14
Nov ’23US$105.54
US$97.40
-7.7%
10.5%US$114.00US$81.00n/a15
Oct ’23US$87.36
US$94.87
+8.6%
7.5%US$105.00US$80.00n/a15
Sep ’23US$92.09
US$94.87
+3.0%
7.5%US$105.00US$80.00n/a15
Aug ’23US$91.20
US$87.07
-4.5%
9.1%US$100.00US$75.00n/a15
Jul ’23US$78.75
US$90.73
+15.2%
7.9%US$104.00US$75.00n/a15
Jun ’23US$83.75
US$91.40
+9.1%
9.2%US$110.00US$75.00n/a15
May ’23US$80.50
US$94.73
+17.7%
10.7%US$115.00US$75.00n/a15
Apr ’23US$86.23
US$97.67
+13.3%
10.8%US$120.00US$75.00n/a15
Mar ’23US$86.76
US$101.33
+16.8%
12.1%US$124.00US$75.00n/a15
Feb ’23US$104.92
US$117.93
+12.4%
11.6%US$134.00US$80.00US$104.9215
Jan ’23US$119.92
US$119.00
-0.8%
12.8%US$136.00US$80.00US$110.5715
Dec ’22US$118.60
US$118.86
+0.2%
13.2%US$136.00US$80.00US$113.8014
Nov ’22US$129.27
US$117.38
-9.2%
13.5%US$136.00US$80.00US$105.5413
Oct ’22US$121.30
US$118.64
-2.2%
13.1%US$136.00US$80.00US$87.3614
Sep ’22US$136.55
US$121.14
-11.3%
14.4%US$140.00US$80.00US$92.0914
Aug ’22US$125.85
US$112.07
-10.9%
12.9%US$130.00US$80.00US$91.2014
Jul ’22US$120.14
US$109.43
-8.9%
14.0%US$130.00US$80.00US$78.7514
Jun ’22US$119.28
US$109.43
-8.3%
14.0%US$130.00US$80.00US$83.7514
May ’22US$110.65
US$97.57
-11.8%
17.1%US$125.00US$65.00US$80.5014
Apr ’22US$104.64
US$96.64
-7.6%
16.0%US$120.00US$65.00US$86.2314
Mar ’22US$102.23
US$94.85
-7.2%
15.4%US$115.00US$65.00US$86.7613
Feb ’22US$97.14
US$91.69
-5.6%
18.1%US$113.00US$65.00US$104.9213


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