Kia Motors Corporation made a net profit of KRW 2,631 bil in 2015, down 12.1% when compared to the previous year. Historically, company's net profit reached an all time high of KRW 3,865 bil in 2012 and an all time low of KRW -291 bil in 2006.
This implies return on equity of 11.3% and return on invested capital of 8.95% in 2015. That is compared to 20.0% and 15.0% average seen in the last five years.
Since 2010, net profit of the firm increased by -44.3% or -11.0% a year on average.
As far as Kia Motors Corporation's peers are concerned, Hyundai Motor Company generated ROE of 9.91% and ROCE of 6.61% in 2015, Volkswagen Group's profitability reached -1.54% and -0.542%, respectively. PSA Peugeot Citroen operated with 5.09% and 1.83% returns in 2015..