A credit union's ability to earn money has an effect on its long-term survivability. A credit union can retain its earnings, expanding its capital buffer, or put them to work addressing problematic loans, potentially making the credit union more resilient in tough times. However, credit unions that are losing money are less able to do those things.
On Bankrate's test of earnings, CLEVELAND-BRADLEY CTY TEACHER scored 6 out of a possible 30, lower than the national average of 10.11.
The credit union had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, a sign that it's running ahead of its peers in this area.