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Stocks for Your Case: Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL) & LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO)

Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL)

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.

Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL)’s Financial Overview

Xylem Inc. (NYSE) surged 2.09% yesterday to close its trading session at $72.9. The company has 1 year Price Target of $78.19. Xylem Inc. has 52-Week high of $82.44 and 52-Week Low of $60.65. The stock touched its 52-Week High on 82.44 and 52-Week Low on 60.65. The stock traded with the volume of 1.12 Million shares yesterday. The firm shows the market capitalization of $13.06 Billion.

Xylem Inc. (NYSE) reported its last quarterly earnings on 12/30/2018 where the firm reported its Actual EPS of $0.88/share against the analyst consensus estimate of $0.88/share. The difference between the actual and expected EPS is $0 a share with a surprise factor of 0%.

The firm is trading with SMA20 of 3.94 Percent, SMA50 of 7.23 Percent and SMA200 of 2.24 percent. Xylem Inc. has P/S value of 2.51 while its P/B value stands at 5.01. Similarly, the company has Return on Assets of 5.1 percent, Return on Equity of 14.5 percent and Return on Investment of 9.7 Percent. The company shows Gross Margin and Operating Margin of 38.9 percent and 11.5 percent respectively.

The Stock currently has Analyst’ mean Recommendation of 2.1 where the scale is from 1 to 5, 1 means Strong Buy and 5 means Sell.

The 18 analysts offering 12-month price forecasts for Xylem Inc have a median target of 80.00, with a high estimate of 89.00 and a low estimate of 54.00. The median estimate represents a +10.10% increase from the last price of 72.66.

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.

LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO)

LaSalle Hotel Properties (NYSE:LHO)’s Financial Outlook

Our vendor, Zacks Investment Research, hasn’t provided us with the upcoming earnings report date.