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XylemNYSE:XYL Stock Report

Last Price

US$107.09

Market Cap

US$19.3b

7D

-4.0%

1Y

4.4%

Updated

21 Jan, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
XYL fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation1/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance5/6
Financial Health4/6
Dividends4/6

XYL Stock Overview

Xylem Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and servicing of engineered products and solutions for the water and wastewater applications in the United States, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally.

Xylem Competitors

Graco

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US$12.1b

Pentair

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US$10.6b

ITT

NYSE:ITT

US$8.0b

Evoqua Water Technologies

NYSE:AQUA

US$4.7b

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Xylem
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceUS$107.09
52 Week HighUS$138.78
52 Week LowUS$94.63
Beta1.03
1 Month Change-7.81%
3 Month Change-16.83%
1 Year Change4.38%
3 Year Change53.29%
5 Year Change113.97%
Change since IPO341.61%

Recent News & Updates

Jan 04

Xylem Stock: Too Pricey Today

Xylem is an interesting play on water and water infrastructure. Xylem's historical performance has been generally impressive and the long-term prospects for shareholders are encouraging. But XYL shares are very expensive at this time, so much so that they don't likely make sense to buy into.

Dec 13
Some Investors May Be Worried About Xylem's (NYSE:XYL) Returns On Capital

Some Investors May Be Worried About Xylem's (NYSE:XYL) Returns On Capital

Did you know there are some financial metrics that can provide clues of a potential multi-bagger? Firstly, we'd want to...

Nov 30
At US$124, Is Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) Worth Looking At Closely?

At US$124, Is Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) Worth Looking At Closely?

Today we're going to take a look at the well-established Xylem Inc. ( NYSE:XYL ). The company's stock received a lot of...

Shareholder Returns

XYLUS MachineryUS Market
7D-4.0%-5.1%-6.1%
1Y4.4%4.6%4.2%

Return vs Industry: XYL underperformed the US Machinery industry which returned 5.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: XYL underperformed the US Market which returned 6.6% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is XYL's price volatile compared to industry and market?
XYL volatility
XYL Average Weekly Movement3.2%
Machinery Industry Average Movement5.0%
Market Average Movement6.7%
10% most volatile stocks in US Market15.6%
10% least volatile stocks in US Market2.4%

Stable Share Price: XYL is less volatile than 75% of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: XYL's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
n/a15,600Patrick Deckerhttps://www.xylem.com

Xylem Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and servicing of engineered products and solutions for the water and wastewater applications in the United States, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It operates in three segments: Water Infrastructure, Applied Water, and Measurement & Control Solutions. The Water Infrastructure segment offers various products, including water and wastewater pumps; controls and systems; filtration, disinfection, and biological treatment equipment; and mobile dewatering equipment under the Flygt, Godwin, Wedeco, Sanitaire, and Leopold names for the transportation and treatment of water.

Xylem Fundamentals Summary

How do Xylem's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
XYL fundamental statistics
Market CapUS$19.31b
Earnings (TTM)US$462.00m
Revenue (TTM)US$5.25b

41.8x

P/E Ratio

3.7x

P/S Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
XYL income statement (TTM)
RevenueUS$5.25b
Cost of RevenueUS$3.23b
Gross ProfitUS$2.01b
ExpensesUS$1.55b
EarningsUS$462.00m

Last Reported Earnings

Sep 30, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Feb 03, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)2.56
Gross Margin38.40%
Net Profit Margin8.81%
Debt/Equity Ratio79.1%

How did XYL perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Dividends

1.0%

Current Dividend Yield

43%

Payout Ratio

Valuation

Is Xylem undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.1%

Undervalued compared to fair value


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: XYL ($107.09) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($108.23)

Significantly Below Fair Value: XYL is trading below fair value, but not by a significant amount.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: XYL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (41.8x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (27.8x).

PE vs Market: XYL is poor value based on its PE Ratio (41.8x) compared to the US market (16.7x).


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: XYL is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (2.3x)


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: XYL is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (6.2x) compared to the US Machinery industry average (2.7x).


Future Growth

How is Xylem forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?

18.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: XYL's forecast earnings growth (18.2% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).

Earnings vs Market: XYL's earnings (18.2% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (13.1% per year).

High Growth Earnings: XYL's earnings are forecast to grow, but not significantly.

Revenue vs Market: XYL's revenue (5.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than the US market (9.2% per year).

High Growth Revenue: XYL's revenue (5.5% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: XYL's Return on Equity is forecast to be low in 3 years time (17.6%).


Past Performance

How has Xylem performed over the past 5 years?

3.1%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: XYL has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: XYL's current net profit margins (8.8%) are higher than last year (4.6%).


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: XYL's earnings have grown by 3.1% per year over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: XYL's earnings growth over the past year (106.3%) exceeds its 5-year average (3.1% per year).

Earnings vs Industry: XYL earnings growth over the past year (106.3%) exceeded the Machinery industry 34.4%.


Return on Equity

High ROE: XYL's Return on Equity (14.9%) is considered low.


Financial Health

How is Xylem's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: XYL's short term assets ($3.1B) exceed its short term liabilities ($1.3B).

Long Term Liabilities: XYL's short term assets ($3.1B) do not cover its long term liabilities ($3.7B).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: XYL's net debt to equity ratio (38.7%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: XYL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 54.9% to 79.1% over the past 5 years.

Debt Coverage: XYL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (28%).

Interest Coverage: XYL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.2x coverage).


Balance Sheet


Dividend

What is Xylem current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

1.05%

Current Dividend Yield


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: XYL's dividend (1.05%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.36%).

High Dividend: XYL's dividend (1.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.55%).


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: XYL's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.

Growing Dividend: XYL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.


Current Payout to Shareholders

Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (42.9%), XYL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: XYL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (29.9% payout ratio).


Next Steps

Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

3.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Patrick Decker (56 yo)

7.83yrs

Tenure

US$8,830,351

Compensation

Mr. Patrick K. Decker has been the Chief Executive Officer, Director and President of Xylem Inc. since March 17, 2014. Mr. Decker served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Harsco Corporation f...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Patrick's total compensation ($USD8.83M) is about average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD11.42M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Patrick's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: XYL's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: XYL's board of directors are considered experienced (8.7 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Xylem Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Xylem Inc.
  • Ticker: XYL
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Founded: NaN
  • Industry: Industrial Machinery
  • Sector: Capital Goods
  • Implied Market Cap: US$19.311b
  • Shares outstanding: 180.33m
  • Website: https://www.xylem.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Xylem Inc.
  • 1 International Drive
  • Rye Brook
  • New York
  • 10573
  • United States

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/01/21 23:52
End of Day Share Price2022/01/21 00:00
Earnings2021/09/30
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.