Banks See Drops in Net Charge-Off Ratios
By Allison Prang
Here's a look at credit quality at some of the country's banking
companies for the fourth quarter as the Covid-19 pandemic continues
to weigh on consumers and businesses.
--Citizens had a provision for credit losses of $124 million. It
fell from $428 million in the third quarter.
--Nonaccrual loans and leases to loans and leases was 0.83%,
down from 1.03% for 3Q.
--Citizens' annualized net charge-off rate for loans and leases
for 4Q was 0.61%. It declined from 0.7% for 3Q.
--The provision for credit losses was $441 million. It was lower
than 3Q's $635 million.
--The company's net charge-off ratio was 0.58%. For 3Q, it was
--The company said it had a negative $6.5 million provision for
credit losses. It didn't log a provision for 3Q.
--Net charge-offs on an annualized basis to average loans were
0.28%. It was 0.37% for 3Q.
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(END) Dow Jones Newswires
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