ROA of ABB for past 10 years: annual, quarterly and twelve month trailing (TTM) including ROA growth rates and interactive chart. Return on Assets (ROA) is an indicator of how well a company utilizes its assets, by determining how profitable a company is relative to its total assets. A company with $1 million in net income and $10 million in average assets will have a 10% ROA.

Highlights and Quick Summary

  • Annual ROA for 2019 was 3.18% (a -35.63% decrease from previous year)
  • Annual ROA for 2018 was 4.94% (a -7.66% decrease from previous year)
  • Annual ROA for 2017 was 5.35% (a 13.59% increase from previous year)
  • Twelve month ROA ending September 29, 2019 was 3.21% (a -4.18% decrease compared to previous quarter)
  • Twelve month trailing ROA decreased by -35.02% year-over-year
Trailing ROA for the last four month:
29 Sep '19 29 Jun '19 30 Mar '19 30 Dec '18
3.21% 3.35% 4.79% 4.94%
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Historical ROA of ABB Ltd

Most recent ROAof ABB including historical data for past 10 years.

Interactive Chart of ROA of ABB Ltd

ABB Ltd ROA for the past 10 Years (both Annual and Quarterly)

Year Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Fiscal Year
2019 3.18%
2018 4.94%
2017 5.35%
2016 4.71%
2015 4.48%
2014 5.58%
2013 5.74%
2012 6.1%
2011 8.34%
2010 7.21%
2009 0.0%

Business Profile of ABB Ltd

Sector: Industrial Products
Industry: Machinery Elec
ABB Ltd manufactures and sells electrification, industrial automation, and robotics and motion products for customers in utilities, industry and transport, and infrastructure worldwide. Its Electrification Products segment provides electric vehicle charging infrastructure, solar power solutions, modular substation packages, distribution automation products, switchboard and panel boards, switchgears, UPS solutions, circuit breakers, measuring and sensing devices, control products, wiring accessories, enclosures and cabling systems, and intelligent home and building solutions. This segment serves building, data center, rail, wind and solar, distribution utilities, food and beverage, marine, e-mobility, and oil and gas industries. The company's Robotics and Motion segment offers robotics, motors, generators, drives, wind converters, components and systems for railways and related services, and digital solutions for applications in industries, transportation and infrastructure, and utilities. This segment serves machinery manufacturers, process industries, hybrid and batch manufacturers, transportation equipment manufacturers, discrete manufacturing companies, utilities, and customers in the automotive industry. Its Industrial Automation segment provides process and discrete control solutions, advanced process control software and manufacturing execution systems, sensing, measurement and analytical instrumentation and solutions, electric ship propulsion systems, machine and factory automation solutions, and turbochargers, as well as remote monitoring, preventive maintenance, and cybersecurity services. This segment serves companies in the oil and gas, minerals and mining, metals, pulp and paper, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, food and beverage, power generation, and marine industries. ABB Ltd has a strategic collaboration with IBM. ABB Ltd was founded in 1883 and is headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland.