A credit union's profitability affects its safety and soundness. Earnings may be retained by the credit union, expanding its capital cushion, or be used to deal with problematic loans, potentially making the credit union better able to withstand economic shocks. Conversely, losses take away from a credit union's ability to do those things.
PRIORITY PLUS underperformed the average on Bankrate's earnings test, achieving a score of 8 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, an indication that it's beating its peers in this area.