A credit union's ability to earn money has an effect on its safety and soundness. Earnings can be retained by the credit union, boosting its capital buffer, or be used to address problematic loans, likely making the credit union more resilient in times of trouble. Losses, on the other hand, take away from a credit union's ability to do those things.
GREATER METRO fell behind the national average on Bankrate's test of earnings, achieving a score of 6 out of a possible 30.
GREATER METRO had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, an indication that it's doing better than its peers in this area.