Daimler Group made a net profit of EUR 10,525 mil in 2017, up 23.4% when compared to the previous year. Historically, company's net profit reached an all time high of EUR 10,525 mil in 2017 and an all time low of EUR -2,640 mil in 2009.
This implies return on equity of 16.9% and return on invested capital of 6.20% in 2017. That is compared to 16.3% and 5.88% average seen in the last five years.
Since 2012, net profit of the firm increased by 2.98% or 0.590% a year on average.
As far as Daimler Group's peers are concerned, Volkswagen Group generated ROE of 11.2% and ROCE of 3.71% in 2017.