Ford Motor Company made a net profit of USD 7,602 mil in 2017, up 65.4% when compared to the previous year. Historically, company's net profit reached an all time high of USD 20,213 mil in 2011 and an all time low of USD 1,231 mil in 2014.
This implies return on equity of 23.7% and return on invested capital of 5.68% in 2017. That is compared to 25.6% and 3.69% average seen in the last five years.
Since 2012, net profit of the firm increased by 17.5% or 3.28% a year on average.
As far as Ford Motor Company's peers are concerned, Volkswagen Group generated ROE of 11.2% and ROCE of 3.71% in 2017, PSA Peugeot Citroen's profitability reached 12.3% and 8.07%, respectively. BMW Group operated with 16.9% and 6.75% returns in 2017..