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Driving Better Business Decisions

Key insights into Baxter Credit Union's approach to profitability reporting, and interesting ways to visualize and better understand performance.

Marginal Improvements

Hear Ken Levey's thoughts on the state of profitability analysis and strategies for improvement.

The Resurgence of Profitability Analysis

Since the financial crisis, the banking industry as a whole has been reporting record profits for several quarters, at least in terms of dollar figures. Unfortunately more meaningful measures of bank profitability–such as average return on equity, average return on assets, and net interest margin–have remained depressed or stagnant.