Based on a comparison of 7 firms among Czech Military & Defence Industry, Ceska zbrojovka generated the highest net profit in 2017 followed by Sellier & Bellot and Tatra Trucks.
Ceska zbrojovka made a net profit of CZK 625 mil, down 10.4% compared to the previous year. Historically, the firm’s net profit reached an all time high of CZK 698 mil in 2016 and an all time low of CZK 26.2 mil in 2008. The average profit in the last five years amounted to CZK 489 mil.
The company generated an average return on equity of 44.9% for its shareholders in the last five years with a maximum of 62.5% and a minimum of 23.4%.
Comparing Ceska zbrojovka with its closest peers, Sellier & Bellot generated a net profit of CZK 573 mil with a ROE of 19.0% in 2017, Tatra Trucks netted CZK 561 mil (ROE of 22.6%) and Excalibur Army announced a net profit of CZK 384 mil giving a ROE of 16.9%.
|Tatra Trucks||CZK mil||-39.6||-940||-326||288||448|
|AERO Vodochody AEROSPACE||CZK mil||175||272||272||226||37.8|
|Excalibur Army||CZK mil||186||243||238||370||929|
|MESIT holding||CZK mil||55.0||25.2||44.1||83.3||72.3|
|Ceska zbrojovka||CZK mil||257||162||238||435||450|
|Sellier & Bellot||CZK mil||191||311||428||660||882|