DEWITT, N.Y. — Forbes magazine recently ranked Community Bank, N.A. sixth in the nation for financial performance in a study analyzing 10 key metrics related to growth, asset quality, capital adequacy, and profitability for the nation’s 100 largest banks and thrifts. This is the seventh year running that Community Bank, N.A. has ranked among the top 15 banks on the list.
Forbes began ranking America’s 100 largest publicly traded banks and thrifts after the financial crisis of the late 2000s. Mid-size, regional, and national banks from across the U.S. were included in the study. Community Bank, N.A. scored above all regional banks serving within the bank’s footprint, including M&T Bank, NBT Bank, PNC, People’s United Financial, Key Bank, and Bank of America.
The raw data for Forbes’ 2018 America’s Best Banks was collected by S&P Global Market Intelligence, and rankings were completed exclusively by Forbes. The 10 metrics used in the rankings are based on regulatory filings through Sept. 30.