National Bank of Greece made a net profit of EUR -2,050 mil in the fourth quarter of 2015, down 84.9% when compared to the same period of last year. This implies a return on equity of -96.0%.
Historically, the bank’s net profit reached an all time high of EUR 965 mil in 2Q2014 and an all time low of EUR -2,050 mil in 4Q2015. The average profit in the last six quarters amounted to EUR -884 mil.
The bank generated its shareholders an average return on equity of 4,540% in the last five years with maximum at 89,377% and minimum at -96.0%.
When compared to bank's main peers, Alpha Bank Group generated a net profit of EUR -622 mil with ROE of -31.1% in 4Q2015, Piraeus Bank Group netted EUR -1,238 mil(ROE of -5.71%) and Eurobank Group announced a net profit of EUR -175 mil implying ROE of -11.2%.