A credit union's earnings performance has an effect on its long-term survivability. Earnings may be retained by the credit union, boosting its capital cushion, or be used to address problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better prepared to withstand economic trouble. Obviously, credit unions that are losing money are less able to do those things.
On Bankrate's test of earnings, BROWN COUNTY EMPLOYEES scored 0 out of a possible 30, failing to reach the national average of 10.31.
One sign that BROWN COUNTY EMPLOYEES is running behind its peers in this area was its earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, below the average for all credit unions.