ABB Ltd

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Last updated: 2018-02-02 12:10:07

Return on Total Capital

2016 2015 2014 2013

Selected Financial Data

USD in millions

Net income (loss) 2,034 2,055 2,718 2,907
Add: Income tax expense (benefit) 781 788 1,202 1,122
Add: Interest expense 261 286 362 390
Earnings before interest and tax (EBIT)
3,076
3,129
4,282
4,419
Total debt 6,803 7,439 7,691 8,023
Stockholders' equity 13,897 14,988 16,815 19,208
Total capital
20,700
22,427
24,506
27,231

Ratio

Return on total capital 14.86% 13.95% 17.47% 16.23%

2016 calculation:

Return on total capital = 100 × EBIT ÷ Total capital
= 100 × 3,076 ÷ 20,700 = 0.15