Stock Price of Xylem Inc. (XYL) Decreases -2.78%

Xylem Inc. s in-depth stock price analysis indicates that the stock price has dropped -10.15% in the past 12 Weeks but analyzing the 6 month chart of the stock, the price of the stock has managed to drop negative and it has dropped down to -5.51% . Looking at the past 52 week period, the stock price is up at 29.27% . Relative price strength is a important factor used by wealth management firms while investing in stocks because the indicator compares the stock performance with the overall market. The relative price strength of Xylem Inc. has a positive value of 21.08 compared to overall market. Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) has tumbled 2.78% during the past week and has dropped 1.8% in the last 4 week period. The stocks are negative as compared to the S&P 500 for the past week with a loss of 3.57%. Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) has underperformed the index by 3.56% in the last 4 weeks. Investors should watch out for further signals and trade with caution.

Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) : On Friday heightened volatility was witnessed in Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) which led to swings in the share price. The stock opened for trading at $47.81 and hit $48.28 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $47.88, with a gain of 0.55% or 0.26 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,409,875 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $54.99 and the company has a market cap of $8,594 million. The 52-week low of the share price is at $35.44 .

Xylem Inc Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 2, 2017. The company reported $0.66 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.01. Analyst had a consensus of $0.65. The company had revenue of $1100.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $1126.20 million. The companys revenue was up 10.7% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.60 EPS.

Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Feb 3, 2017 to Outperform, Raises Price Target to $ 56 from a previous price target of $55 .Xylem Inc was Upgraded by Boenning & Scattergood to Outperform on Feb 3, 2017. Xylem Inc was Downgraded by Gabelli & Co to Hold on Feb 1, 2017. Xylem Inc was Initiated by Northcoast to Buy on Nov 17, 2016.

Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Nov 7, 2016, Claudia S Toussaint (SVP, GC & Corporate Secretary) sold 5,300 shares at 47.27 per share price.On Sep 9, 2016, Colin R Sabol (Senior Vice President) sold 27,473 shares at 50.92 per share price.On Aug 19, 2016, Tomas Brannemo (Senior Vice President) sold 8,524 shares at 50.06 per share price.

Xylem Inc. provides water technology solutions, water and wastewater treatment solutions and industrial pumps and related technologies. The company provides products for transportation, treatment, and testing applications to public utilities and industrial facilities. It offers a range of pumps, and valves, heat exchangers, waste systems, and membrane filtration products. Xylem Inc. is headquartered in White Plains, N.Y.


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