You can do annual as well as quarterly comparisons of Volvo AB (ADR) net sales with its competitor companies like SUBARU CORP, Geely Automobile. Over the 5 year period Volvo revenue in 2011 was highest at 47.89B. In the latest quarter, VOLVY revenue 2015-Q3 has changed from 10.19B to 8.65B implying a decrease of 15.12%.
Volvo EPS chart: Our VOLVY EPS chart shows the earnings per share for YTD, 1 year, 5 year periods. Volvo AB (ADR) EPS can be checked quarterly or annually, and aginst industry peers. This comparison is useful to measure Volvo's profitability and to perform Volvo stock analysis. In latest 2015-Q3, the EPS stood at 0.18. The maximum EPS over a 5 year period was 1.29 in 2014.
Volvo Net Income: Volvo AB (ADR) saw an a decrease of net income by 41.46% from 2015-Q2 to 2015-Q3. The net income or bottom line is a line item in the income statement of a company's financials. The net profit is obtained by removing the COGS, expenses, and taxes from the firm's total income. The net income is always calculated for a given accounting period.