Xylem (XYL) : 13 analysts are covering Xylem (XYL) and their average rating on the stock is 2, which is read as a Buy. 6 equity analysts believe that the stock has a bright future and the price doesnt capture all of its upside, hence they rate the stock as a Strong Buy. Xylem (XYL) also receives 1 more Buy recommendations from analysts who believe that the stock will do well going forward. A Zacks Investment Research rank of 2, which recommends a Buy affirms that they expect a large upside in the stock from the current levels. A total of 6 brokerage firms believe that the stock is fairly valued, hence they advise a Hold on the stock.
Xylem (XYL) : The most positive equity analysts on Xylem (XYL) expects the shares to touch $52, whereas, the least positive believes that the stock will trade at $39 in the short term. The company is covered by 10 Wall Street Brokerage Firms. The average price target for shares are $45.9 with an expected fluctuation of $4.98 from the mean.
Company shares have received an average consensus rating of Hold for the current week
Xylem (NYSE:XYL): During Tuesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $47.29 and $47.10 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $47.83. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $47.12, notching a gain of 0.28% for the day. The total traded volume was 1,251,719 . The stock had closed at $46.99 on the previous day.
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).