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Ford Motor Co. (NYSE:F)

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Analysis of Profitability Ratios

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Profitability ratios measure the company’s ability to generate profitable sales from its resources (assets).


Profitability Ratios (Summary)

Ford Motor Co., profitability ratios

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Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015
Return on Sales
Gross profit margin 6.20% 8.11% 9.83% 10.85% 11.47%
Operating profit margin 0.40% 2.16% 3.30% 4.06% 4.97%
Net profit margin 0.03% 2.48% 5.22% 3.25% 5.25%
Return on Investment
Return on equity (ROE) 0.14% 10.23% 21.79% 15.76% 25.74%
Return on assets (ROA) 0.02% 1.43% 2.95% 1.93% 3.28%

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-09), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-11).

Profitability ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. Ford Motor Co.’s gross profit margin ratio deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. Ford Motor Co.’s operating profit margin ratio deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. Ford Motor Co.’s net profit margin ratio deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.

Profitability ratio Description The company
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders’ equity. Ford Motor Co.’s ROE deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. Ford Motor Co.’s ROA deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.

Gross Profit Margin

Ford Motor Co., gross profit margin calculation

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Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Gross profit 8,906  12,025  14,321  15,363  16,120 
Automotive revenues 143,599  148,294  145,653  141,546  140,566 
Profitability Ratio
Gross profit margin1 6.20% 8.11% 9.83% 10.85% 11.47%

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-09), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-11).

1 2019 Calculation
Gross profit margin = 100 × Gross profit ÷ Automotive revenues
= 100 × 8,906 ÷ 143,599 = 6.20%

Profitability ratio Description The company
Gross profit margin Gross profit margin indicates the percentage of revenue available to cover operating and other expenditures. Ford Motor Co.’s gross profit margin ratio deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.

Operating Profit Margin

Ford Motor Co., operating profit margin calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Operating income 574  3,203  4,813  5,741  6,981 
Automotive revenues 143,599  148,294  145,653  141,546  140,566 
Profitability Ratio
Operating profit margin1 0.40% 2.16% 3.30% 4.06% 4.97%
Benchmarks
Operating Profit Margin, Industry
Consumer Goods 16.63% 18.32% 18.71% 18.06% 17.36%

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-09), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-11).

1 2019 Calculation
Operating profit margin = 100 × Operating income ÷ Automotive revenues
= 100 × 574 ÷ 143,599 = 0.40%

Profitability ratio Description The company
Operating profit margin A profitability ratio calculated as operating income divided by revenue. Ford Motor Co.’s operating profit margin ratio deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.

Net Profit Margin

Ford Motor Co., net profit margin calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net income attributable to Ford Motor Company 47  3,677  7,602  4,596  7,373 
Automotive revenues 143,599  148,294  145,653  141,546  140,566 
Profitability Ratio
Net profit margin1 0.03% 2.48% 5.22% 3.25% 5.25%
Benchmarks
Net Profit Margin, Industry
Consumer Goods 10.55% 14.41% 13.32% 14.91% 11.92%

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-09), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-11).

1 2019 Calculation
Net profit margin = 100 × Net income attributable to Ford Motor Company ÷ Automotive revenues
= 100 × 47 ÷ 143,599 = 0.03%

Profitability ratio Description The company
Net profit margin An indicator of profitability, calculated as net income divided by revenue. Ford Motor Co.’s net profit margin ratio deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.

Return on Equity (ROE)

Ford Motor Co., ROE calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net income attributable to Ford Motor Company 47  3,677  7,602  4,596  7,373 
Equity attributable to Ford Motor Company 33,185  35,932  34,890  29,170  28,642 
Profitability Ratio
ROE1 0.14% 10.23% 21.79% 15.76% 25.74%
Benchmarks
ROE, Industry
Consumer Goods 32.30% 40.53% 36.36% 40.10% 33.13%

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-09), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-11).

1 2019 Calculation
ROE = 100 × Net income attributable to Ford Motor Company ÷ Equity attributable to Ford Motor Company
= 100 × 47 ÷ 33,185 = 0.14%

Profitability ratio Description The company
ROE A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by shareholders’ equity. Ford Motor Co.’s ROE deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.

Return on Assets (ROA)

Ford Motor Co., ROA calculation, comparison to benchmarks

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Dec 31, 2019 Dec 31, 2018 Dec 31, 2017 Dec 31, 2016 Dec 31, 2015
Selected Financial Data (US$ in millions)
Net income attributable to Ford Motor Company 47  3,677  7,602  4,596  7,373 
Total assets 258,537  256,540  257,808  237,951  224,925 
Profitability Ratio
ROA1 0.02% 1.43% 2.95% 1.93% 3.28%
Benchmarks
ROA, Industry
Consumer Goods 7.97% 10.76% 9.77% 11.16% 9.56%

Based on: 10-K (filing date: 2020-02-05), 10-K (filing date: 2019-02-21), 10-K (filing date: 2018-02-08), 10-K (filing date: 2017-02-09), 10-K (filing date: 2016-02-11).

1 2019 Calculation
ROA = 100 × Net income attributable to Ford Motor Company ÷ Total assets
= 100 × 47 ÷ 258,537 = 0.02%

Profitability ratio Description The company
ROA A profitability ratio calculated as net income divided by total assets. Ford Motor Co.’s ROA deteriorated from 2017 to 2018 and from 2018 to 2019.