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ESSA - ESSA Bancorp Inc Share Price

$13.26 -0.2  -1.3%

Last Trade - 02/07/20

Small Cap
Market Cap £117.8m
Enterprise Value £231.4m
Revenue £44.9m
Position in Universe 3899th / 6344
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Relative Strength (%)
1m -2.33%
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52w High -25.2%
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Year End 30th Sep 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020E 2021E CAGR / Avg
47.6 51.7 55.7 53.7 56.0 55.2 29.2 29.4 +3.0%
+5.5 +17.9 -20.8 -8.5 +37.0 +24.8 +1.18
Balance Sheet
FINANCIAL BRIEF: : For the six months ended 31 March 2020, ESSA Bancorp, Inc. interest income decreased 3% to $32.9M. Net interest income after loan loss provision increased 2% to $22.7M. Net income increased 16% to $6.8M. Net interest income after loan loss provision reflects Net Interest Margin, Total -% increase of 2% to 2.77%, Net Interest Spread, Total -% increase of 1% to 2.54%, Interest on Loans receivable increase of 1% to $28.2M.
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Profile Summary

ESSA 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.

Last Annual September 30th, 2019
Last Interim March 31st, 2020
Incorporated November 29, 2006
Public Since December 18, 1986
No. of Shareholders: 1,777
No. of Employees: 243
Sector Financials
Industry Banking Services
Index Nasdaq Composite ,
Exchange NASDAQ Global Select Market
Shares in Issue 11,093,518
Free Float (0.0%)
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Latest News for ESSA
Upcoming Events for ESSA
Wednesday 22nd July, 2020 Estimate
Q3 2020 ESSA Bancorp Inc Earnings Release
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Q4 2020 ESSA Bancorp Inc Earnings Release
Frequently Asked Questions for ESSA Bancorp Inc
What is the ESSA Bancorp Inc share price?

As of 02/07/20, shares in ESSA Bancorp Inc are trading at $13.26, giving the company a market capitalisation of £117.8m. This share price information is delayed by 15 minutes.

How has the ESSA Bancorp Inc share price performed this year?

Shares in ESSA Bancorp Inc are currently trading at $13.26 and the price has moved by -12.19% over the past 365 days. In terms of relative price strength - which takes into account the overall market trend - the ESSA Bancorp Inc price has moved by -16.1% over the past year.

What are the analyst and broker recommendations for ESSA Bancorp Inc?

Of the analysts with advisory recommendations for ESSA Bancorp Inc, there are there are currently 0 "buy" , 1 "hold" and 0 "sell" recommendations. The overall consensus recommendation for ESSA Bancorp Inc is Hold. You can view the full broker recommendation list by unlocking its StockReport.

When will ESSA Bancorp Inc next release its financial results?

ESSA Bancorp Inc is scheduled to issue upcoming financial results on the following dates:

Interim results are scheduled for: 2021-03-31
What is the ESSA Bancorp Inc dividend yield?

The ESSA Bancorp Inc dividend yield is 3.17% based on the trailing twelve month period.

Does ESSA Bancorp Inc pay a dividend?

Last year, ESSA Bancorp Inc paid a total dividend of 0.42, and it currently has a trailing dividend yield of 3.17%. Looking ahead, ESSA Bancorp Inc has not announced an ex-dividend date yet.

When does ESSA Bancorp Inc next pay dividends?

ESSA Bancorp Inc has yet to annouce their ex-dividend date. The historic dividend yield on ESSA Bancorp Inc shares is currently 3.17%.

How do I buy ESSA Bancorp Inc shares?

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What is the market cap of ESSA Bancorp Inc?

Shares in ESSA Bancorp Inc are currently trading at $13.26, giving the company a market capitalisation of £117.8m.

Where are ESSA Bancorp Inc shares listed? Where are ESSA Bancorp Inc shares listed?

Here are the trading details for ESSA Bancorp Inc:

Country of listing: United States
Exchange: NSQ
Ticker Symbol: ESSA
What kind of share is ESSA Bancorp Inc?

Based on an overall assessment of its quality, value and momentum, ESSA Bancorp Inc is currently classified as a Super Stock. The classification is based on a composite score that examines a wide range of fundamental and technical measures. Stock are classified on the the following spectrum: Super Stocks, High Flyers, Contrarians, Turnarounds, Neutral, Value Traps, Momentum Traps, Falling Stars, and Sucker Stocks. For more information, learn about our StockRank Styles.

Is there a ESSA Bancorp Inc share price forecast 2020?

Shares in ESSA Bancorp Inc are currently priced at $13.26. At that level they are trading at 13.27% premium to the analyst consensus target price of 0.00.

Analysts covering ESSA Bancorp Inc currently have a consensus Earnings Per Share (EPS) forecast of 1.19 for the next financial year.

How can I tell whether the ESSA Bancorp Inc share price will go up?

An important predictor of whether a stock price will go up is its track record of momentum. Price trends tend to persist, so it's worth looking at them when it comes to a share like ESSA Bancorp Inc. Over the past six months, the relative strength of its shares against the market has been -19.25%. At the current price of $13.26, shares in ESSA Bancorp Inc are trading at -13.05% against their 200 day moving average. You can read more about the power of momentum in assessing share price movements on Stockopedia.

What is the ESSA Bancorp Inc PE Ratio?

The ESSA Bancorp Inc PE ratio based on its reported earnings over the past 12 months is 10.28. The shares are currently trading at $13.26.

The PE ratio (or price-to-earnings ratio) is the one of the most popular valuation measures used by stock market investors. It is calculated by dividing a company's price per share by its earnings per share.

The PE ratio can be seen as being expressed in years, in the sense that it shows the number of years of earnings which would be required to pay back the purchase price, ignoring inflation. So in general terms, the higher the PE, the more expensive the stock is.

Who are the key directors of ESSA Bancorp Inc?

ESSA Bancorp Inc's management team is headed by:

Gary Olson - CEO
Allan Muto - CFO
Diane Reimer - SVP
Thomas Grayuski - SVP
Daniel Henning - IND
Robert Selig - NEC
Philip Hosbach - IND
Charles Hangen - COO
Christine Gordon - IND
Joseph Durkin - IND
Who are the major shareholders of ESSA Bancorp Inc?

Here are the top five shareholders of ESSA Bancorp Inc based on the size of their shareholding:

ESSA Bank & Trust ESOP Corporation
Percentage owned: 10.49% (1.16m shares)
Maltese Capital Management, LLC Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 6.59% (731k shares)
Dimensional Fund Advisors, L.P. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.99% (554k shares)
Renaissance Technologies LLC Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.75% (527k shares)
The Vanguard Group, Inc. Investment Advisor/Hedge Fund
Percentage owned: 4.66% (517k shares)
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