Xylem Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results

Xylem Reports Second Quarter 2022 Results
by Brenna ShumbamhiniAugust 2, 2022
Robust continuing demand drove robust natural orders development: 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 $0.62, adjusted earnings per share of $0.66
• Adjusted EBITDA margin exceeded steerage by one hundred sixty basis points
• Raising full-year natural income steering to a spread 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
firm devoted to solving the world’s most difficult water issues, right now reported second quarter
income of $1.4 billion, surpassing previous steerage in every business segment. Strong continued
global demand drove orders and backlog growth throughout the portfolio.
Second quarter adjusted earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) margin
was 16.6 percent, better than the Company’s previous steerage and reflecting a year-over-year
lower of 70 basis factors. Inflation and the impression of continuous chip shortages drove the margin
decline, exceeding the advantages of price realization and productivity financial savings. Xylem generated web
earnings of $112 million, or $0.62 per share, and adjusted web earnings of $120 million, or $0.66 per share,
which excludes the impression of restructuring, realignment and special costs.
“The group delivered very robust second quarter efficiency on all key metrics, and properly forward of our
steerage for the quarter,” mentioned Patrick Decker, Xylem president and CEO. “The outcome reflects our
industrial momentum on persevering with underlying demand, disciplined operational execution, and a
moderate easing in chip provide constraints.”
“On the power of robust backlog and orders progress, and the team’s demonstrated success mitigating
the results of inflation, we’re elevating our full-year guidance on revenue and earnings. This additional
reinforces our longer-term development and value creation thesis for Xylem.”
Xylem now expects full-year 2022 organic revenue development to be within the vary of 8 to 10 %, and 3
to five p.c on a reported basis. This represents an increase from the Company’s earlier full-year
organic income steerage of 4 to 6 p.c, and 1 to 3 % on a reported foundation. Full-year 2022
adjusted EBITDA margin is now expected to be within the range of 16.5 to 17.0 %, raising the low finish
of the previous range of 16.0 to 17.zero p.c. This leads to adjusted earnings per share of $2.50 to
$2.70, elevating the low finish from the earlier vary of $2.forty to $2.70. The elevated steering reflects
robust demand, gradual easing of provide 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 revenue, Xylem offers steerage solely on a non-GAAP
basis because of the inherent issue in forecasting certain quantities that may be included in GAAP
earnings, such as discrete tax items, with out unreasonable effort.
Second Quarter Segment Results
Water Infrastructure
Xylem’s Water Infrastructure section consists of its portfolio of businesses serving clear water
delivery, wastewater transport and therapy, and dewatering.
• Second quarter 2022 Water Infrastructure revenue was $589 million, a 9.0 percent enhance
organically compared with second quarter 2021. This robust development was pushed by robust worth
realization, industrial dewatering demand, and healthy activity in our wastewater utility enterprise
in the us and Western Europe.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was 21.4 percent, up 240 foundation factors from the prior
12 months. Reported working earnings for the segment was $108 million. Adjusted operating income
for the segment, which excludes $3 million of restructuring and realignment, was $111 million, a
14.four % improve versus the comparable interval last year. Reported operating margin for
the phase was 18.3 p.c, up 200 basis points versus the prior yr, and adjusted
operating margin was 18.8 p.c, up a hundred and eighty basis factors versus the prior 12 months. Strong worth
realization, quantity, and productivity savings greater than offset inflation and strategic
Applied Water
Xylem’s Applied Water section consists of its portfolio of businesses in industrial, industrial constructing,
and residential functions.
• Second quarter 2022 Applied Water income was $429 million, a 7.zero p.c increase
organically year-over-year. The section delivered sturdy worth realization and backlog
execution in industrial and residential finish markets, partially offset by continued supply chain
constraints in industrial buildings within the United States.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was sixteen.1 percent, down 130 foundation factors from the
prior year. Reported working revenue for the segment was $61 million and adjusted working
earnings, which excludes $2 million of restructuring and realignment costs, was $63 million, a four.5
p.c decrease versus the comparable period final 12 months. The segment reported working
margin was 14.2 p.c, down a hundred thirty foundation points versus the prior yr period. Adjusted
working margin declined 120 basis points to 14.7 percent. Protected and
productivity financial savings have been greater than offset by inflation and decrease volume.
Measurement & Control Solutions
Xylem’s Measurement & Control Solutions segment consists of its portfolio of businesses in good
metering, network applied sciences, advanced infrastructure analytics and analytic instrumentation.
• Second quarter 2022 Measurement & Control Solutions revenue was $346 million, down 2.zero
percent organically versus the prior year. While chip supply stays constrained, the result is
better than our expectations due to improved chip supply in the quarter, and energy in our
water high quality check purposes.
• Second quarter adjusted EBITDA margin was 9.eight %, down 410 basis points from the prior
12 months. Reported operating income for the segment was $(5) million, and adjusted working
income, which excludes $3 million of restructuring and realignment costs and $1 million of
shortages, unfavorable combine and better inflation more than offset value realization and
productiveness financial savings.
Supplemental data on Xylem’s second quarter 2022 earnings and reconciliations for sure nonGAAP objects is posted at www.xylem.com/investors.
About Xylem
Xylem (XYL) is a quantity one international water expertise company dedicated to fixing important water and
infrastructure challenges with innovation. Our 17,000 numerous employees delivered income of $5.2
billion in 2021. We are making a more sustainable world by enabling our prospects to optimize water
and useful resource administration, and serving to communities in additional than 150 countries become watersecure. Join us at www.xylem.com.
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