Continental Barum made a net profit of CZK CZK 4,037 mil under revenues of CZK 55,965 mil in 2014, up 7.12% and 2.77%, respectively, when compared to the last year.
This translates into a net margin of 7.21%. Historically, the firm’s net margin reached an all time high of 11.1% in 1999 and an all time low of 3.34% in 2008. The average net margin in the last five years amounted to 5.33%.
On the operating level, EBITDA margin reached 8.21% and EBIT amounted to 9.84% of sales in 2014.
As far as Continental Barum's peers are concerned, Varroc Lighting Systems Czech Republic posted net and EBITDA margin of 7.42% and 10.2%, respectively in 2014, Automotive Lighting generated margins of 7.36% and 12.0% and Continental Automotive Czech Republic's profit margin reached 3.29% on the net and 15.3% on the EBITDA level in 2014.