A credit union's earnings performance affects its long-term survivability. Earnings can be retained by the credit union, giving a boost to its capital buffer, or be used to deal with problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better able to withstand economic shocks. Credit unions that are losing money, however, are less able to do those things.
CREDIT UNION OF COLORADO, A scored 14 out of a possible 30 on Bankrate's test of earnings, beating the national average of 10.11.
CREDIT UNION OF COLORADO, A had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, higher than the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's doing better than its peers in this area.