How successful a credit union is at making money affects its safety and soundness. A credit union can retain its earnings, increasing its capital cushion, or use them to address problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better able to withstand financial shocks. Obviously, credit unions that are losing money have less ability to do those things.
INDIANAPOLIS' NEWSPAPER scored 0 out of a possible 30 on Bankrate's test of earnings, below the national average of 10.11.
One indication that INDIANAPOLIS' NEWSPAPER is outperforming its peers in this area was its earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, higher than the average for all credit unions.