ESSA Bancorp Company Profile (NASDAQ:ESSA)

About ESSA Bancorp

ESSA Bancorp logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. is a holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the Bank). The Bank is a community-oriented savings bank. The Bank provides financial services to individuals, families and businesses through its banking offices, located in Monroe, Northampton, Lehigh, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Chester, Delaware and Montgomery Counties, Pennsylvania. The Bank's business consists primarily of accepting deposits from the general public and investing those deposits, together with funds generated from operations and borrowings, in residential first mortgage loans (including construction mortgage loans), commercial real estate loans, home equity loans and lines of credit, commercial and consumer loans (including indirect auto loans). The Bank's deposit accounts consist of savings accounts, interest bearing demand accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts, club accounts, certificates of deposit and individual retirement accounts (IRAs) and other qualified plan accounts.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Savings & Loans
  • Sub-Industry: Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: ESSA
  • CUSIP: 29667D10
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $16.72
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $15.91
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $14.74
  • 52-Week Range: $12.93 - $16.91
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 23.22
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.06
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $175.14M
  • Outstanding Shares: 10,475,000
  • Beta: 0.16
  • Net Margins: 11.33%
  • Return on Equity: 4.50%
  • Return on Assets: 0.44%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 1.26%
  • Current Ratio: 0.92%
  • Quick Ratio: 0.92%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Hold Rating
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/28/2016Maxim GroupDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/21/2015 forward)


Earnings History for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
10/26/2016Q4$0.27$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
7/27/2016Q3$0.22$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/27/2016Q2$0.20$0.20ViewN/AView Earnings Details
4/29/2015Q215$0.23ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/28/2015Q115$0.25ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q2 14$0.14ViewN/AView Earnings Details
1/29/2014Q4$0.18ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.70 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $1.11 EPS


Current Dividend Information for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)
Annual Dividend:$0.36
Dividend Yield:2.15%
Payout Ratio:50.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
51.43% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
32.43% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 12.39%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 38.76%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
2/15/2017Thomas J. GrayuskiVPSell20,485$16.11$330,013.35View SEC Filing  
2/3/2017Robert L. SelittoVPSell15,000$15.65$234,750.00View SEC Filing  
1/27/2017Diane K. ReimerInsiderSell2,342$16.06$37,612.52View SEC Filing  
1/27/2017Robert L. SelittoVPSell477$16.01$7,636.77View SEC Filing  
11/16/2016Allan A. MutoCFOSell2,338$14.51$33,924.38View SEC Filing  
9/16/2016William A ViechnickiDirectorSell6,202$13.94$86,455.88View SEC Filing  
8/8/2016Stephen H PattersonSVPBuy1,000$14.11$14,110.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Daniel J HenningDirectorSell10,000$13.61$136,100.00View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Daniel J HenningDirectorSell10,000$13.60$136,000.00View SEC Filing  
12/11/2015William A. ViechnickiDirectorSell2,000$13.28$26,560.00View SEC Filing  
10/30/2015V Gail BryantInsiderSell2,110$13.28$28,020.80View SEC Filing  
3/10/2015Timothy S FallonDirectorBuy1,000$12.50$12,500.00View SEC Filing  
2/10/2015Timothy S FallonDirectorBuy1,000$12.48$12,480.00View SEC Filing  
9/26/2014Philip H Iv HosbachDirectorBuy445$11.34$5,046.30View SEC Filing  
9/9/2014Timothy S FallonDirectorBuy3,160$11.47$36,245.20View SEC Filing  
6/3/2014William A ViechnickiDirectorBuy5,000$10.56$52,800.00View SEC Filing  
11/29/2013Joseph SvetikDirectorSell5,625$11.54$64,912.50View SEC Filing  
7/29/2013Gary S OlsonCEOSell10,000$11.38$113,800.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2013Joseph SvetikDirectorSell6,000$10.89$65,340.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2013Joseph SvetikDirectorSell4,000$11.05$44,200.00View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)
DateHeadline logoESSA Pharma Provides Business Update and Announces Financial Results for the First Quarter Ended December … (NASDAQ:ESSA) - February 13 at 8:58 AM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:ESSA) - February 9 at 5:37 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. :ESSA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : February 1, 2017 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - February 1 at 5:37 PM
News IconCommerce Bank Position in Pepsico INC (PEP) Increased by $4.71 Million as Stock Price Rose (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 31 at 10:43 PM logoEssa Bancorp : posts 1Q profit (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 27 at 4:25 AM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibi (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 26 at 6:24 PM logoBRIEF-ESSA Bancorp Inc reports Q1 earnings per share $0.18 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 25 at 11:23 PM logoEssa Bancorp posts 1Q profit (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 25 at 11:23 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial Results (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 25 at 6:22 PM logoETFs with exposure to ESSA Bancorp, Inc. : January 19, 2017 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 19 at 6:33 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. :ESSA-US: Earnings Analysis: 2016 By the Numbers : January 12, 2017 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - January 12 at 5:30 PM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:ESSA) - December 20 at 6:28 PM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report (NASDAQ:ESSA) - December 14 at 4:04 PM logoReminder - ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon (NASDAQ:ESSA) - December 12 at 11:47 AM
News IconEPS Financial, Apprise Software, DESSCO among winners at Business of the Year 2016 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - December 7 at 8:28 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESSA) Files An 8-K Other Events (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 23 at 8:55 AM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 22 at 10:33 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 22 at 10:33 PM logoBRIEF-ESSA secures US$10 million term loan from Silicon Valley Bank (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 21 at 9:52 AM logoForm 4 ESSA Bancorp, Inc. For: Nov 15 Filed by: Viechnicki William A (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 18 at 10:40 AM logoLocal Bank Rings in Centennial Anniversary at NASDAQ (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 16 at 5:03 PM logoStocks Stall; Bonds Firm Slightly (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 15 at 5:21 PM
News IconSynthesis Energy Systems Inc Reports Fiscal 2017 First Quarter Financial ... (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 15 at 5:21 PM logoESSA Bancorp Has Returned 24.4% Since SmarTrend Recommendation (ESSA) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - November 12 at 10:37 AM logoETF’s with exposure to ESSA Bancorp, Inc. : October 31, 2016 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 31 at 4:58 PM
News IconLehigh Valley Business Unveils 5th Annual List of 45 Fastest-Growing Companies (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 29 at 7:19 AM logoEssa Bancorp downgraded by Maxim Group (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 28 at 4:41 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. :ESSA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : October 28, 2016 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 28 at 4:41 PM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. : Results of Operations and Financial Condition, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 28 at 5:13 AM
News IconNorthampton County company repeats as fastest-growing in region (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 27 at 9:34 AM logoBRIEF-ESSA Bancorp Announces reports Q4 EPS of $0.14 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 27 at 9:34 AM logoEssa Bancorp posts 4Q profit (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 27 at 9:34 AM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2016 Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Financial Results (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 26 at 4:57 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. : ESSA-US: Dividend Analysis : September 16th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 24, 2016 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 24 at 4:45 PM logoESSA Bancorp Up 20.2% Since SmarTrend Uptrend Call (ESSA) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 21 at 4:56 PM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. : Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 15 at 4:42 PM logo18.4% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend ESSA Bancorp Call (ESSA) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - October 14 at 5:55 AM logoESSA Bancorp Shares Up 21.1% Since SmarTrend's Buy Recommendation (ESSA) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - September 29 at 4:50 PM logoUptrend Call Working As ESSA Bancorp Stock Rises 20.6% (ESSA) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - September 22 at 10:27 AM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESSA) Trading Up – Insiders Are Buying and Selling (NASDAQ:ESSA) - September 21 at 9:05 AM logo20.4% Return Seen to Date on SmarTrend ESSA Bancorp Call (ESSA) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - September 15 at 5:40 AM logoESSA BANCORP, INC. : Other Events, Financial Statements and Exhibits (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:ESSA) - September 1 at 6:43 AM
News IconSalvation Army receives grants (NASDAQ:ESSA) - August 8 at 10:14 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. :ESSA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : August 5, 2016 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - August 5 at 4:57 PM logoBRIEF-Essa Bancorp Inc Q3 earnings per share $0.20 (NASDAQ:ESSA) - July 28 at 3:37 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal Third Quarter, Nine Months 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:ESSA) - July 28 at 3:37 PM logoEssa Bancorp posts 3Q profit (NASDAQ:ESSA) - July 27 at 7:01 PM logoESSA Bancorp declares $0.09 dividend (NASDAQ:ESSA) - June 1 at 6:00 AM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. :ESSA-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers (NASDAQ:ESSA) - May 5 at 1:18 PM logoESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal Second Quarter, First Half 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:ESSA) - April 28 at 3:42 AM


What is ESSA Bancorp's stock symbol?

ESSA Bancorp trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "ESSA."

How often does ESSA Bancorp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for ESSA Bancorp?

ESSA Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 23rd. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 16th will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Friday, December 30th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.15%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 14th.

When will ESSA Bancorp announce their earnings?

ESSA Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, April, 25th 2017.

How do I buy ESSA Bancorp stock?

Shares of ESSA Bancorp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

How much does a share of ESSA Bancorp stock cost?

One share of ESSA Bancorp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.72.

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Last Updated on 2/21/2017 by Staff