Xylem Inc. Common Stock New Whe (NYSE:XYL).
Baird Financial Group, Inc. says it decreased its position in Xylem Inc. Common Stock New Whe by 4,095 shares in the last quarter. Its position stood at $18,631,000 an increase of 11.5% as of quarter end.
Several firms have updated their holdings. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS grew its stake by buying 1,252 shares an increase of 9.4%. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania Public School Empls Retrmt SYS owns 14,604 shares worth $915,000. The total value of its holdings increased 23.6%. As of quarter end Raymond James & Associates had bought a total of 2,373 shares growing its position 4.8%. The value of the investment in (XYL) increased from $2,747,000 to $3,253,000 increasing 18.4% quarter over quarter.
As of the end of the quarter Baird Financial Group, Inc. had disposed of 4,095 shares trimming its stake by 1.4%. The value of the investment in Xylem Inc. Common Stock New Whe went from $16,716,000 to $18,631,000 a change of 11.5% quarter to quarter. Baird Financial Group, Inc. divested its position by selling 4,095 shares a decrease of 1.4% in the quarter. Baird Financial Group, Inc. claims 297,475 shares with a value of $18,631,000. The value of the position overall is up by 11.5%.
Great Lakes Advisors, LLC added to its investment by buying 47,168 shares an increase of 51.8% as of 09/30/2017. Great Lakes Advisors, LLC controls 138,256 shares valued at $8,659,000. The total value of its holdings increased 71.5%.
Equity analyst Oppenheimer Holdings raised the price target on November 1 changing the price objective from $66.00 to $75.00 with a rating of “Outperform”. On November 1 Canaccord Genuity left the company rating at “Hold” with a current price target of $65.00.
BMO Capital Markets raised the price target of the stock on November 1 boosting the projection from $74.00 to $76.00 and issued a “Outperform” rating. On October 31, 2017 Oppenheimer Holdings reiterated a “Buy” rating on the stock.
October 13 investment analysts at Stifel Nicolaus left the stock rating at “Hold” targeting a price of $63.00. On October 6 Canaccord Genuity held the company rating at “Hold” projecting a price of $56.00.
The company is now down by 0.71% percent from yesterday’s close. The most current P/E ratio is 38.39 and market cap is 11.83B. As of the last earnings report the EPS was $1.72 with 179.60M shares now outstanding.
Short traders are more bullish on shares of Xylem Inc. Common Stock New Whe lately at least if you consider the motion in short interest. The stock realized a fall in short interest of -2.89% as of October 13, 2017 from the last reporting period. Short shares decreased 119,602 over that timeframe. Days to cover increased 2.0 to 6.0 and the percentage of shorted shares was 0.02% on October 13.