Xylem (XYL) : The consensus on Xylem (XYL) based on 13 analyst recommendation on the company stock is 2, which is interpreted as a Buy recommendation. Zacks Investment Research has issued a rank of 3 which endorses a Hold on the stock. However, 6 brokers have a differing view as they consider the stock to be a Strong Buy at current levels. 1 analyst believes that the stock is a Buy, which can produce decent returns in the future. 6 experts consider that the stocks earnings and the quoted price is in harmony, hence, they give it a Hold rating.
Xylem (XYL) : 10 Wall Street analysts covering Xylem (XYL) believe that the average level the stock could reach for the short term is $49.7. The maximum price target given is $55 and the minimum target for short term is around $45, hence the standard deviation is calculated at $3.59.
Shares of Xylem Inc. rose by 1.39% in the last five trading days and 8.64% for the last 4 weeks. Xylem Inc. is up 14.48% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 40.54%. Xylem (NYSE:XYL): On Tuesdays trading session , Opening price of the stock was $51.13 with an intraday high of $51.36. The bears continued to sell at higher levels and eventually sold the stock down to an intraday low of $50.87. However, the stock managed to close at $50.9, a loss of 0.29% for the day. On the previous day, the stock had closed at $51.05. The total traded volume of the day was 1,128,589 shares.
Xylem Inc. is engaged in the design, manufacturing, and application of engineered technologies for the water industry. The Company is an equipment and service provider for water and wastewater applications with a portfolio of products and services addressing the cycle of water, from collection, distribution and use to the return of water to the environment. The Company is an equipment and service provider in various application areas of the water equipment industry: transport, treatment, test, building services, industrial processing and irrigation. The Companys water market brands, such as Bell & Gossett and Flygt. The Company sells its products in more than 150 countries through a distribution network consisting of direct sales force and independent channel partners. The Company has two business segments: Water Infrastructure (collection, distribution and return) and Applied Water (usage).