A credit union's profitability affects its long-term survivability. Earnings may be retained by the credit union, giving a boost to its capital buffer, or be used to address problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better prepared to withstand economic trouble. Credit unions that are losing money, however, are less able to do those things.
JEFFERSON PARISH EMPLOYEES exceeded the national average on Bankrate's earnings test, achieving a score of 14 out of a possible 30.
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.