Additional Factors: Institutions with a small asset base or a short operating history can represent an instability risk beyond what their financial ratios indicate. Mountain View Bank of Commerce has a relatively low asset base.
The Texas Ratio is an indicator of how much funds a bank has available compared to the total value of loans considered at risk. As of December 31, 2013 Mountain View Bank of Commerce had $1.22 million in non-current loans and owned real-estate with $8.76 million in equity and loan loss allowances on hand to cover it. This gives Mountain View Bank of Commerce a Texas Ratio of 13.95% which is above average. Any bank with a Texas Ratio near or greater than 100% is considered at risk.
The Texas Ratio for Mountain View Bank of Commerce experienced no significant changes from 11.16% as of December 31, 2012 to 13.95% as of December 31, 2013, resulting in a negative change of 25.07%. This indicates that the balance sheet and financial strength for Mountain View Bank of Commerce has had no significant changes in recent periods.
In the past year, Mountain View Bank of Commerce has increased its total deposits by $3.04 million, resulting in 6.9% growth for the year. A strong track record of growth is an indicator of consumer confidence and the bank's ability to strengthen its balance sheet. The growth Mountain View Bank of Commerce has shown is excellent.
Both FDIC and NCUA consider capitalization levels of banks and credit unions to be of high importance. Higher capitalization allows for a greater buffer when cover loans that may fail in the future. Mountain View Bank of Commerce has $59.36 million in assets with $8.76 million in equity, resulting in a capitalization level of 14.75%, which is excellent.