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QQQ   425.84
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NASDAQ:ESSA

ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$16.65
-0.20 (-1.19%)
(As of 04/17/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$16.58
$16.92
50-Day Range
$16.08
$18.65
52-Week Range
$12.79
$20.87
Volume
6,248 shs
Average Volume
13,734 shs
Market Capitalization
$168.66 million
P/E Ratio
9.00
Dividend Yield
3.60%
Price Target
N/A

ESSA Bancorp MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
N/A
Upside/​Downside
N/A
Short Interest
Healthy
0.28% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
Moderate
Based on Four Factors
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.09mentions of ESSA Bancorp in the last 14 days
Based on 5 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
21.43%
From $1.68 to $2.04 Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.89 out of 5 stars

Finance Sector

276th out of 819 stocks

Savings Institutions, Except Federal Industry

5th out of 19 stocks

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About ESSA Bancorp Stock (NASDAQ:ESSA)

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust that provides a range of financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in Pennsylvania. The company accepts 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. It also provides 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; auto loans; and commercial and other consumer loans, as well as loans secured by deposits and personal unsecured loans. In addition, the company 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. It operates community offices in Monroe County, Lehigh County, Northampton County, Lackawanna County, Luzerne County, Chester County, Delaware County, and Montgomery County. ESSA Bancorp, Inc. was founded in 1916 and is headquartered in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.

ESSA Stock Price History

ESSA Stock News Headlines

The “Perfect Storm” for Gold
Gold has already reached all-time highs, and experts believe it's not slowing down any time soon. In fact, some analysts predict a $7,000 price tag by 2025.
The “Perfect Storm” for Gold
Gold has already reached all-time highs, and experts believe it's not slowing down any time soon. In fact, some analysts predict a $7,000 price tag by 2025.
ESSA Bancorp, Inc. declares $0.15 dividend
ESSA Pharma Inc (EPIX) Reports Q1 Fiscal 2024 Financial Results
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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
1/24/2024
Ex-Dividend for 3/29 Dividend
3/14/2024
Dividend Payable
3/29/2024
Today
4/17/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
4/24/2024
Fiscal Year End
9/30/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Finance
Industry
Savings institutions, except federal
Sub-Industry
Thrifts & Mortgage Finance
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:ESSA
CUSIP
29667D10
Employees
232
Year Founded
N/A

Profitability

Net Income
$18.58 million
Pretax Margin
22.24%

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$93.40 million
Cash Flow
$1.69 per share
Book Value
$21.12 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
9,374,000
Market Cap
$168.66 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
0.31
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Key Executives

  • Mr. Gary S. Olson (Age 70)
    President, CEO & Director
    Comp: $1.02M
  • Mr. Peter A. GrayMr. Peter A. Gray (Age 59)
    Senior EVP & COO
    Comp: $576.12k
  • Mr. Charles D. Hangen (Age 51)
    Executive VP & Chief Risk Officer
    Comp: $514.03k
  • Mr. Allan A. Muto (Age 64)
    Executive VP & CFO
    Comp: $471.65k
  • Stephanie Lefferson
    Corporate Secretary & Investor and Community Relations
  • James V. Fareri
    General Counsel
  • Mr. Thomas J. Grayuski (Age 63)
    Chief Human Resource Officer & Senior VP
    Comp: $227.68k
  • Mr. Robert L. Selitto
    Senior VP & Controller

ESSA Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

How have ESSA shares performed in 2024?

ESSA Bancorp's stock was trading at $20.02 at the beginning of 2024. Since then, ESSA stock has decreased by 16.8% and is now trading at $16.65.
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Are investors shorting ESSA Bancorp?

ESSA Bancorp saw a decrease in short interest in the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 23,100 shares, a decrease of 62.3% from the March 15th total of 61,200 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 13,200 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 1.8 days. Approximately 0.3% of the company's stock are short sold.
View ESSA Bancorp's Short Interest
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When is ESSA Bancorp's next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, April 24th 2024.
View our ESSA earnings forecast
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How were ESSA Bancorp's earnings last quarter?

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESSA) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, January, 24th. The financial services provider reported $0.45 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.46 by $0.01. The financial services provider earned $28.05 million during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $17.60 million. ESSA Bancorp had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 8.22% and a net margin of 17.88%.

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

ESSA Bancorp announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, February 27th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 15th will be given a dividend of $0.15 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $0.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.60%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 14th.
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Is ESSA Bancorp a good dividend stock?

ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA) pays an annual dividend of $0.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 3.49%. The dividend payout ratio is 32.43%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, ESSA will have a dividend payout ratio of 29.41% next year. This indicates that the company will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
Read our dividend analysis for ESSA.

What is Gary S. Olson's approval rating as ESSA Bancorp's CEO?

7 employees have rated ESSA Bancorp Chief Executive Officer Gary S. Olson on Glassdoor.com. Gary S. Olson has an approval rating of 64% among the company's employees.

What other stocks do shareholders of ESSA Bancorp own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other ESSA Bancorp investors own include General Electric (GE), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX), Exxon Mobil (XOM), Aspen Technology (AZPN), First Horizon (FHN), Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), KeyCorp (KEY), Markel Group (MKL), Marathon Petroleum (MPC) and PacWest Bancorp (PACW).

Who are ESSA Bancorp's major shareholders?

ESSA Bancorp's stock is owned by a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Beese Fulmer Investment Management Inc. (0.17%) and Northeast Financial Group Inc. (0.15%). Insiders that own company stock include Peter A Gray, Peter A Gray and Robert C Selig Jr.
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How do I buy shares of ESSA Bancorp?

Shares of ESSA stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:ESSA) was last updated on 4/18/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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