A credit union's earnings performance affects its safety and soundness. Earnings can be retained by the credit union, giving a boost to its capital cushion, or be used to address problematic loans, likely making the credit union better prepared to withstand financial shocks. Credit unions that are losing money, however, have less ability to do those things.
SIOUX VALLEY COMMUNITY scored 0 out of a possible 30 on Bankrate's earnings test, below the national average of 10.11.
The credit union had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, higher than the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's outperforming its peers in this area.