Xylem Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results

Xylem Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results
by Brenna ShumbamhiniAugust 2, 2022
Robust continuing demand drove sturdy organic orders growth: 1% on a reported
foundation, 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 steering by one hundred sixty basis points
• Raising full-year organic revenue guidance to a variety of 8% to 10% from 4% to
6%, and adjusted EPS to a spread of $2.50 to $2.70 from $2.forty to $2.70
Washington, D.C., August 2, 2022 – Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a quantity one global water technology
firm dedicated to fixing the world’s most challenging water issues, today reported second quarter
revenue of $1.4 billion, surpassing earlier steerage in every business phase. Strong continued
international demand drove orders and backlog growth throughout the portfolio.
Second quarter adjusted earnings earlier than interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) margin
was 16.6 percent, higher than the Company’s previous guidance and reflecting a year-over-year
lower of 70 foundation points. Inflation and the impression of constant chip shortages drove the margin
decline, exceeding the benefits of price realization and productivity savings. Xylem generated internet
income of $112 million, or $0.62 per share, and adjusted web income of $120 million, or $0.66 per share,
which excludes the influence of restructuring, realignment and particular costs.
“The team delivered very sturdy second quarter performance on all key metrics, and properly forward of our
steering for the quarter,” stated Patrick Decker, Xylem president and CEO. “The end result reflects our
business momentum on continuing underlying demand, disciplined operational execution, and a
reasonable easing in chip provide constraints.”
“On Little-known of sturdy backlog and orders progress, and the team’s demonstrated success mitigating
the results of inflation, we are raising our full-year steerage on income and earnings. This further
reinforces our longer-term growth and worth creation thesis for Xylem.”
Xylem now expects full-year 2022 organic income progress to be in the range of eight to 10 percent, and 3
to 5 percent on a reported foundation. This represents an increase from the Company’s previous full-year
natural income steering of four to six %, and 1 to three percent on a reported basis. Full-year 2022
adjusted EBITDA margin is now anticipated to be in the vary of sixteen.5 to 17.0 %, raising the low finish
of the earlier vary of 16.0 to 17.0 p.c. This ends in adjusted earnings per share of $2.50 to
$2.70, elevating the low end from the earlier range of $2.40 to $2.70. The increased steerage displays
sturdy demand, gradual easing of supply chain constraints and price realization partially offset by
inflation and international trade headwinds.
Further 2022 planning assumptions are included in Xylem’s second quarter 2022 earnings supplies
posted at www.xylem.com/investors. Excluding income, Xylem supplies guidance solely on a non-GAAP
foundation as a end result of inherent issue in forecasting sure quantities that would be included in GAAP
earnings, such as discrete tax gadgets, with out unreasonable effort.
Second Quarter Segment Results
Water Infrastructure
Xylem’s Water Infrastructure phase consists of its portfolio of businesses serving clean water
supply, wastewater transport and treatment, and dewatering.
• Second quarter 2022 Water Infrastructure revenue was $589 million, a 9.0 % improve
organically in contrast with second quarter 2021. This sturdy growth was driven by sturdy worth
realization, industrial dewatering demand, and healthy exercise in our wastewater utility business
in the us and Western Europe.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was 21.four p.c, up 240 foundation factors from the prior
year. Reported operating revenue for the section was $108 million. Adjusted working revenue
for the phase, which excludes $3 million of restructuring and realignment, was $111 million, a
14.4 percent improve versus the comparable period final 12 months. Reported working margin for
the segment was 18.3 %, up 200 foundation factors versus the prior 12 months, and adjusted
working margin was 18.eight percent, up one hundred eighty foundation points versus the prior year. Concealed , quantity, and productiveness financial savings greater than offset inflation and strategic
Applied Water
Xylem’s Applied Water section consists of its portfolio of companies in industrial, industrial constructing,
and residential applications.
• Second quarter 2022 Applied Water income was $429 million, a 7.0 % increase
organically year-over-year. The phase delivered sturdy value realization and backlog
execution in industrial and residential finish markets, partially offset by continued supply chain
constraints in business buildings within the United States.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was sixteen.1 %, down 130 basis points from the
prior year. Reported operating revenue for the phase was $61 million and adjusted operating
income, which excludes $2 million of restructuring and realignment prices, was $63 million, a 4.5
% lower versus the comparable interval last 12 months. The section reported operating
margin was 14.2 p.c, down 130 foundation points versus the prior yr period. Adjusted
working margin declined one hundred twenty basis factors to 14.7 %. Strong worth realization and
productivity financial savings had been greater than offset by inflation and lower quantity.
Measurement & Control Solutions
Xylem’s Measurement & Control Solutions segment consists of its portfolio of companies in sensible
metering, community applied sciences, superior infrastructure analytics and analytic instrumentation.
• Second quarter 2022 Measurement & Control Solutions revenue was $346 million, down 2.zero
% organically versus the prior year. While chip supply remains constrained, the result’s
higher than our expectations as a end result of improved chip provide within the quarter, and power in our
water high quality take a look at functions.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was 9.8 percent, down 410 basis factors from the prior
yr. Reported working income for the section was $(5) million, and adjusted working
earnings, which excludes $3 million of restructuring and realignment costs and $1 million of
shortages, unfavorable combine and higher inflation more than offset price realization and
productiveness financial savings.
Supplemental info on Xylem’s second quarter 2022 earnings and reconciliations for sure nonGAAP gadgets is posted at www.xylem.com/investors.
About Xylem
Xylem (XYL) is a number one international water expertise firm committed to solving important water and
infrastructure challenges with innovation. Our 17,000 various workers delivered revenue of $5.2
billion in 2021. We are creating a extra sustainable world by enabling our customers to optimize water
and useful resource administration, and serving to communities in additional than a hundred and fifty international locations turn into watersecure. Join us at www.xylem.com.
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