How successful a credit union is at making money affects its safety and soundness. Earnings may be retained by the credit union, expanding its capital cushion, or be used to address problematic loans, likely making the credit union better prepared to withstand economic trouble. Losses, on the other hand, reduce a credit union's ability to do those things.
NEW ORLEANS POLICE DEPARTMENT EMP. fell short of the national average on Bankrate's earnings test, achieving a score of 4 out of a possible 30.
NEW ORLEANS POLICE DEPARTMENT EMP. had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's running ahead of its peers in this area.