Xylem Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results
by Brenna ShumbamhiniAugust 2, 2022
Robust continuing demand drove robust organic orders progress: 1% on a reported
basis, 6% organically
• Revenue of $1.4 billion, up 1% on a reported foundation, up 6% organically
• Earnings per share of $0.sixty two, adjusted earnings per share of $0.sixty six
• Adjusted EBITDA margin exceeded steerage by a hundred and sixty basis points
• Raising full-year natural revenue steerage to a range of 8% to 10% from 4% to
6%, and adjusted EPS to a range of $2.50 to $2.70 from $2.forty to $2.70
Washington, D.C., August 2, 2022 – Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading world water technology
company devoted to solving the world’s most difficult water points, at present reported second quarter
income of $1.four billion, surpassing earlier steerage in every enterprise section. Strong continued
world demand drove orders and backlog growth across the portfolio.
Second quarter adjusted earnings earlier than curiosity, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) margin
was sixteen.6 %, higher than the Company’s previous steerage and reflecting a year-over-year
lower of 70 basis factors. Inflation and the impact of constant chip shortages drove the margin
decline, exceeding the advantages of value realization and productivity savings. Xylem generated web
earnings of $112 million, or $0.62 per share, and adjusted net revenue of $120 million, or $0.sixty six per share,
which excludes the influence of restructuring, realignment and special costs.
“The team delivered very robust second quarter performance on all key metrics, and nicely ahead of our
steerage for the quarter,” stated Patrick Decker, Xylem president and CEO. “The end result reflects our
business momentum on persevering with underlying demand, disciplined operational execution, and a
reasonable easing in chip provide constraints.”
“On the power of robust backlog and orders development, and the team’s demonstrated success mitigating
the effects of inflation, we’re elevating our full-year guidance on income and earnings. This additional
reinforces our longer-term growth and value creation thesis for Xylem.”
Xylem now expects full-year 2022 natural income development to be in the vary of 8 to 10 %, and three
to five percent on a reported foundation. This represents a rise from the Company’s previous full-year
natural revenue steering of four to 6 p.c, and 1 to 3 p.c on a reported basis. Full-year 2022
adjusted EBITDA margin is now expected to be in the vary of 16.5 to 17.0 p.c, raising the low end
of the earlier range of sixteen.0 to p.c. This ends in adjusted earnings per share of $2.50 to
$2.70, raising the low finish from the earlier range of $2.forty to $2.70. The elevated guidance reflects
sturdy demand, gradual easing of provide chain constraints and worth realization partially offset by
inflation and foreign exchange headwinds.
Further 2022 planning assumptions are included in Xylem’s second quarter 2022 earnings materials
posted at Excluding income, Xylem supplies steerage only on a non-GAAP
basis as a outcome of inherent issue in forecasting certain quantities that might be included in GAAP
earnings, corresponding to discrete tax items, with out unreasonable effort.
Second Quarter Segment Results
Water Infrastructure
Xylem’s Water Infrastructure segment consists of its portfolio of businesses serving clean water
supply, wastewater transport and remedy, and dewatering.
• Second quarter 2022 Water Infrastructure revenue was $589 million, a % increase
organically compared with second quarter 2021. This strong progress was pushed by strong worth
realization, industrial dewatering demand, and wholesome exercise in our wastewater utility enterprise
in the us and Western Europe.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was 21.four %, up 240 foundation points from the prior
year. Reported working earnings for the section was $108 million. Adjusted operating earnings
for the phase, which excludes $3 million of restructuring and realignment, was $111 million, a
14.4 p.c improve versus the comparable interval final 12 months. Reported operating margin for
the phase was 18.3 p.c, up 200 foundation points versus the prior year, and adjusted
operating margin was 18.8 p.c, up one hundred eighty basis points versus the prior 12 months. Strong price
realization, volume, and productiveness savings greater than offset inflation and strategic
Applied Water
Xylem’s Applied Water phase consists of its portfolio of companies in industrial, business building,
and residential applications.
• Second quarter 2022 Applied Water revenue was $429 million, a 7.0 p.c improve
organically year-over-year. เกจ์แรงดัน delivered sturdy value realization and backlog
execution in industrial and residential finish markets, partially offset by continued supply chain
constraints in commercial buildings within the United States.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was 16.1 percent, down a hundred thirty foundation factors from the
prior 12 months. Reported working revenue for the section was $61 million and adjusted operating
earnings, which excludes $2 million of restructuring and realignment costs, was $63 million, a 4.5
p.c decrease versus the comparable interval last 12 months. The phase reported operating
margin was 14.2 p.c, down one hundred thirty basis factors versus the prior year period. Adjusted
working margin declined 120 foundation points to 14.7 %. Strong price realization and
productiveness financial savings have been more than offset by inflation and decrease quantity.
Measurement & Control Solutions
Xylem’s Measurement & Control Solutions section consists of its portfolio of businesses in good
metering, network technologies, superior infrastructure analytics and analytic instrumentation.
• Second quarter 2022 Measurement & Control Solutions income was $346 million, down
p.c organically versus the prior 12 months. While chip provide stays constrained, the result is
higher than our expectations as a outcome of improved chip supply in the quarter, and energy in our
water high quality check functions.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was 9.8 %, down 410 foundation factors from the prior
yr. Reported operating earnings for the segment was $(5) million, and adjusted working
earnings, which excludes $3 million of restructuring and realignment costs and $1 million of
shortages, unfavorable mix and better inflation more than offset price realization and
productivity savings.
Supplemental info on Xylem’s second quarter 2022 earnings and reconciliations for certain nonGAAP items is posted at
About Xylem
Xylem (XYL) is a number one world water expertise firm dedicated to fixing crucial water and
infrastructure challenges with innovation. Our 17,000 numerous workers delivered revenue of $5.2
billion in 2021. We are creating a extra sustainable world by enabling our clients to optimize water
and useful resource management, and serving to communities in additional than 150 nations turn out to be watersecure. Join us at
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