Financial Performance

Return On Assets (ROA)

By Maya Neuman | Dec. 17, 2018

ROA for credit unions hit 0.96%. This is the highest it has been since the third quarter of 2003.

By Samantha Cristobal | Nov. 14, 2018

Test your knowledge of third quarter industry trends with this quiz on earnings by Callahan & Associates.

By Liz Furman | Dec. 11, 2017

It's taken for granted that small credit unions are more reliant on fee income. But are they really?

 

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By Ian Melhorn | April 10, 2017

ROA increased 2 basis points for credit unions nationally, but where do the high and low performers fall?

By Liz Furman | Jan. 30, 2017

The national average for each of these six mighty metrics is less than 10 percentage points, but even a change of a few basis points can make a big difference to a credit union.

By Marc Rapport | Oct. 24, 2016

The small Oregon-Washington credit union uses internal efficiencies and external outreach to hit new heights.

By Michelle Parker | Oct. 10, 2016

How do credit unions in the Buckeye State stack up against regional peers?

By Liz Furman | Sept. 26, 2016

How do financial cooperatives in the Lone Star State stack up against other credit unions?

By Liz Furman | Aug. 19, 2016

Second quarter data shows the industry’s ROA is up quarter-over-quarter but slightly down year-over-year.

By Sam Taft | June 13, 2016

Lending and asset growth have been capturing industry headlines, but tight margins from sustained low interest rates and slowly rising operating expenses make some other benchmarks worth watching.