NASDAQ:ESSA - ESSA Bancorp Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$15.98 -0.06 (-0.37 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 02:07 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.98
Today's Range$15.68 - $16.05
52-Week Range$14.16 - $16.80
Volume6,177 shs
Average Volume15,130 shs
Market Capitalization$189.12 million
P/E Ratio39.12
Dividend Yield2.25%
ESSA Bancorp, Inc. operates as the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust that provides a range of financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in Pennsylvania. Its deposit products include savings accounts, interest bearing demand accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts, club accounts, certificates of deposit and IRAs, and other qualified plan accounts, as well as commercial checking accounts for businesses. The company's loan portfolio comprises first mortgage loans for the purchase, construction, or refinancing of one- to four-family residential real estate property; commercial real estate loans; home equity loans and lines of credit; and commercial and consumer loans, including indirect auto loans, as well as loans secured by deposits and personal unsecured loans. In addition, it offers insurance benefits consulting services, such as health insurance, life insurance, short term and long term disability, dental, vision, 401(K) retirement planning, and individual health products, as well as asset management and trust, and investment services. As of September 30, 2017, the company operated 25 full-service banking offices, including 10 offices in Monroe County, 3 offices in Lehigh County, 6 offices in Northampton County, 1 office in Lackawanna County, 1 office in Luzerne County, 1 office in Chester County, 2 offices in Delaware County, and 1 office in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania. ESSA Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1916 and is based in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Savings institutions, except federal
Sub-IndustryThrifts & Mortgage Finance


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.73
Current Ratio0.90
Quick Ratio0.90


Trailing P/E Ratio39.12
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$66.52 million
Price / Sales2.83
Cash Flow$1.0689 per share
Price / Cash14.95
Book Value$15.76 per share
Price / Book1.01


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$7.33 million
Net Margins7.67%
Return on Equity3.02%
Return on Assets0.30%


Outstanding Shares11,790,000
Market Cap$189.12 million

ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA) Frequently Asked Questions

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 declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 12th. Shareholders of record on Saturday, June 16th will be given a dividend of $0.09 per share on Saturday, June 30th. This represents a $0.36 annualized dividend and a yield of 2.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View ESSA Bancorp's Dividend History.

How were ESSA Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESSA) issued its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, October, 25th. The financial services provider reported $0.19 earnings per share for the quarter. The financial services provider earned $13.86 million during the quarter. ESSA Bancorp had a return on equity of 3.02% and a net margin of 7.67%. View ESSA Bancorp's Earnings History.

When is ESSA Bancorp's next earnings date?

ESSA Bancorp is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 22nd 2018. View Earnings Estimates for ESSA Bancorp.

Who are some of ESSA Bancorp's key competitors?

Who are ESSA Bancorp's key executives?

ESSA Bancorp's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Gary S. Olson, Pres, CEO & Director (Age 64)
  • Mr. Allan A. Muto, Exec. VP, CFO & Principal Accounting Officer (Age 58)
  • Mr. Charles D. Hangen, Exec. VP & COO (Age 45)
  • Ms. Diane K. Reimer, Sr. VP of Admin. & Operations Division (Age 62)
  • Mr. Stephen H. Patterson, Sr. VP & Chief lending Officer (Age 52)

Has ESSA Bancorp been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about ESSA stock have trended somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. Accern identifies positive and negative media coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. ESSA Bancorp earned a news and rumor sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the financial services provider an impact score of 46.48 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for ESSA Bancorp.

Who are ESSA Bancorp's major shareholders?

ESSA Bancorp's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Maltese Capital Management LLC (5.57%), Maltese Capital Management LLC (5.57%), BlackRock Inc. (4.08%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (3.97%), PL Capital Advisors LLC (0.73%) and Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.32%). Company insiders that own ESSA Bancorp stock include Allan A Muto, Daniel J Henning, Diane K Reimer, Gary S Olson, Joseph S Durkin, Peter A Gray, Robert L Selitto, Thomas J Grayuski, V Gail Bryant and William A Viechnicki. View Institutional Ownership Trends for ESSA Bancorp.

Which major investors are selling ESSA Bancorp stock?

ESSA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC and Russell Investments Group Ltd.. Company insiders that have sold ESSA Bancorp company stock in the last year include Allan A Muto, Diane K Reimer, Gary S Olson, Robert L Selitto and Thomas J Grayuski. View Insider Buying and Selling for ESSA Bancorp.

Which major investors are buying ESSA Bancorp stock?

ESSA stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including PL Capital Advisors LLC, BlackRock Inc., Maltese Capital Management LLC, Maltese Capital Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc. and Sei Investments Co.. Company insiders that have bought ESSA Bancorp stock in the last two years include Joseph S Durkin and Peter A Gray. View Insider Buying and Selling for ESSA Bancorp.

How do I buy shares of ESSA Bancorp?

Shares of ESSA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is ESSA Bancorp's stock price today?

One share of ESSA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.98.

How big of a company is ESSA Bancorp?

ESSA Bancorp has a market capitalization of $189.12 million and generates $66.52 million in revenue each year. ESSA Bancorp employs 323 workers across the globe.

How can I contact ESSA Bancorp?

ESSA Bancorp's mailing address is 200 Palmer Street, Stroudsburg PA, 18360. The financial services provider can be reached via phone at 570-421-0531 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ ESSA)

Community Ranking:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  66 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  99 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  165
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about ESSA Bancorp and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe ESSA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe ESSA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by Staff

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