Honda Motor Company made a net profit of JPY 345 bil in 2015, down 32.4% when compared to the previous year. Historically, company's net profit reached an all time high of JPY 625 bil in 2013 and an all time low of JPY 137 bil in 2008.
This implies return on equity of 4.78% and return on invested capital of 2.62% in 2015. That is compared to 6.98% and 3.90% average seen in the last five years.
Since 2010, net profit of the firm increased by -61.1% or -17.2% a year on average.
As far as Honda Motor Company's peers are concerned, Toyota Motor Corporation generated ROE of 12.9% and ROCE of 6.12% in 2015, Mazda Motor Corporation's profitability reached 14.4% and 9.82%, respectively. Mitsubishi Motors Corporation operated with 13.0% and 15.2% returns in 2015..