How successful a credit union is at making money affects its safety and soundness. Earnings can be retained by the credit union, boosting its capital cushion, or be used to deal with problematic loans, likely making the credit union better able to withstand economic trouble. Losses, on the other hand, lessen a credit union's ability to do those things.
On Bankrate's earnings test, WOODMEN scored 4 out of a possible 30, below the national average of 10.11.
The credit union had an earnings ratio of 0.00 percent in our test, better than the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's beating its peers in this area.