How successful a credit union is at earning money affects its long-term survivability. Earnings can be retained by the credit union, giving a boost to its capital cushion, or be used to address problematic loans, likely making the credit union more resilient in times of trouble. However, credit unions that are losing money have less ability to do those things.
CALCASIEU PARISH EMPLOYEES exceeded the national average on Bankrate's test of earnings, achieving a score of 14 out of a possible 30.
One indication that the credit union is running ahead of its peers in this area was its earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, higher than the average for all credit unions.