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.
No risks detected for XYL from our risk checks.
Price History & Performance
|Historical stock prices|
|Current Share Price||US$107.09|
|52 Week High||US$138.78|
|52 Week Low||US$94.63|
|1 Month Change||-7.81%|
|3 Month Change||-16.83%|
|1 Year Change||4.38%|
|3 Year Change||53.29%|
|5 Year Change||113.97%|
|Change since IPO||341.61%|
Recent News & Updates
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.
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|XYL||US Machinery||US Market|
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.
|XYL Average Weekly Movement||3.2%|
|Machinery Industry Average Movement||5.0%|
|Market Average Movement||6.7%|
|10% most volatile stocks in US Market||15.6%|
|10% least volatile stocks in US Market||2.4%|
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
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
|XYL fundamental statistics|
Is XYL overvalued?See Fair Value and valuation analysis
Earnings & Revenue
|XYL income statement (TTM)|
|Cost of Revenue||US$3.23b|
Last Reported Earnings
Sep 30, 2021
Next Earnings Date
Feb 03, 2022
|Earnings per share (EPS)||2.56|
|Net Profit Margin||8.81%|
How did XYL perform over the long term?See historical performance and comparison
1.0%Current Dividend Yield
Is Xylem undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
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).
How is Xylem forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 19 analysts?
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%).
How has Xylem performed over the past 5 years?
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.
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 ($3.7B).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: XYL's net debt to equity ratio (38.7%) is considered satisfactory.
Reducing Debt: XYL's debt to equity ratio has increased from 54.9% to 79.1% over the past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: XYL's debt is well covered by operating cash flow (28%).
Interest Coverage: XYL's interest payments on its debt are well covered by EBIT (8.2x coverage).
What is Xylem current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Current Dividend Yield
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: XYL's dividend (1.05%) isn’t notable compared to the bottom 25% of dividend payers in the US market (1.36%).
High Dividend: XYL's dividend (1.05%) is low compared to the top 25% of dividend payers in the US market (3.55%).
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: XYL's dividends per share have been stable in the past 10 years.
Growing Dividend: XYL's dividend payments have increased over the past 10 years.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: With its reasonably low payout ratio (42.9%), XYL's dividend payments are well covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: XYL's dividends in 3 years are forecast to be well covered by earnings (29.9% payout ratio).
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Patrick Decker (56 yo)
Mr. Patrick K. Decker has been the Chief Executive Officer, Director and President of Xylem Inc. since March 17, 2014. Mr. Decker served as the Chief Executive Officer and President of Harsco Corporation f...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Patrick's total compensation ($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.
Experienced Management: XYL's management team is considered experienced (3.3 years average tenure).
Experienced Board: XYL's board of directors are considered experienced (8.7 years average tenure).
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
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
Xylem Inc.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- 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
- Xylem Inc.
- 1 International Drive
- Rye Brook
- New York
- United States
Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
|Data||Last Updated (UTC time)|
|Company Analysis||2022/01/21 23:52|
|End of Day Share Price||2022/01/21 00:00|
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