CarCharging has reported a total of $502,833 in revenue since its inception in September 2009, of which $194,210 was in the most recently reported twelve months. While the company earns a gross profit on its sales - 29.4% average over the past five years and 30.4% in the most recent twelve months. Unfortunately, compensation for its employees looms large on the CarCharging income statement, leaving a net loss of $20.3 million in the last twelve months. Since inception the reported net loss was $37.6 million.
Consequently, an investment in CarCharging will require some work by investors beyond simply reading the headlines and checking earnings (or loss) per share. Then it will be a matter of how much risk an investor is willing to assume in an unproven business model.