How successful a credit union is at earning money affects its long-term survivability. Earnings may be retained by the credit union, giving a boost to its capital cushion, or be used to deal with problematic loans, potentially making the credit union more resilient in times of trouble. Credit unions that are losing money, however, are less able to do those things.
On Bankrate's test of earnings, ST. JAMES HOSPITAL EMPLOYEES scored 10 out of a possible 30, lower than the national average of 10.11.
The credit union had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's doing better than its peers in this area.