The graph to the right was created using Google’s graph tools.
The line graph shows the net operating income for all commercial banks and savings institutions insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) from the 1st quarter, 2006 to the 2nd quarter, 2011.
The graph shows that net operating income of $26,688,000,000 for the 2nd quarter, 2011 has reached net operating income levels last reached during 2007. Bank net operating income has recovered significantly since the low point in the 4th quarter, 2008.
Data used in this graph can be found by clicking here. This takes you to the FDIC’s Quarterly Banking Profile Report that provides quarterly data on US banks’ financial performance. Click Quarterly Income to see data used on the graph.