THE INSTITUTION'S SCORE
Capital works as a buffer against losses and provides protection for members during periods of economic instability for the credit union. Therefore, when it comes to measuring an an institution's financial strength, capital is essential. When looking at safety and soundness, the higher the capital, the better.
On our test to measure capital adequacy, SHREVEPORT received a score of 0 out of a possible 30 points, falling short of the national average of 15.26.
SHREVEPORT had a capitalization ratio of -4.00 percent in our test, less than the average for all credit unions, an indication that it's weaker than its peers.