Xylem (XYL) : Zacks Investment Research ranks Xylem (XYL) as 3, which is a Hold recommendation. 6 research analysts consider that the stocks fundamentals point to a bright future, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. 1 other analysts are mildly bullish on the stock and favor a Buy. A total of 5 analysts believe that the stock has a limited upside, hence they advise a Hold. The average broker rating of 12 research analysts is 1.92, which indicates as a Buy.
Xylem (XYL) : The highest short term price target forecast on Xylem (XYL) is $52 and the lowest target price is $41. A total of 10 equity analysts are currently covering the company. The average price of all the analysts is $46.5 with a standard deviation of $4.38.
For the current week, the company shares have a recommendation consensus of Buy.
Xylem (NYSE:XYL): The stock opened at $46.40 on Wednesday but the bulls could not build on the opening and the stock topped out at $46.40 for the day. The stock traded down to $45.98 during the day, due to lack of any buying support eventually closed down at $46.23 with a loss of -0.39% for the day. The stock had closed at $46.41 on the previous day. The total traded volume was 996,350 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).