Daimler Group made a net profit of EUR 8,424 mil in 2015, up 21.0% when compared to the last year. Total sales reached EUR 149,467 mil, which is up 15.1% when compared to the previous year.
Historically, the company’s net profit reached an all time high of EUR 8,424 mil in 2015 and an all time low of EUR -2,640 mil in 2009.
In terms of sales, Daimler Group reached an all time high of EUR 160,278 mil in 2000 and an all time low of EUR 78,924 mil in 2009.
Daimler Group's net profit has grown 13.4% a year on average in the last five years while sales have increased by 8.86% a year since 2010.
The firm generated its shareholders an average return on invested capital of 5.92% in the last five years.
As far as Daimler Group's peers are concerned, Volkswagen Group posted a net profit and sales of EUR -1,370 mil and EUR 213,292 mil in 2015, Tesla Inc. generated a net profit of EUR -889 mil (with sales of EUR 4,046 mil) and PSA Peugeot Citroen netted EUR 576 mil (sales of EUR 54,676 mil).