ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (ESSA)

NASDAQ: ESSA · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
20.77
+0.11 (0.53%)
Feb 3, 2023, 4:30 PM EST - Market closed
0.53%
Market Cap 216.05M
Revenue (ttm) 68.28M
Net Income (ttm) 20.07M
Shares Out 10.40M
EPS (ttm) 2.06
PE Ratio 10.08
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $0.57 (2.74%)
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 15, 2022
Volume 15,973
Open 20.79
Previous Close 20.66
Day's Range 20.62 - 21.11
52-Week Range 15.63 - 21.80
Beta 0.34
Analysts Sell
Price Target 22.44 (+8.04%)
Earnings Date Jan 25, 2023

About 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. Its loan portfolio includes first mortgage loans for the purchase, construction, or refinancing of one- to four-family residential re... [Read more]

Sector Financials
Founded 1916
Employees 230
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol ESSA
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2022, ESSA Bancorp's revenue was $68.28 million, an increase of 10.69% compared to the previous year's $61.69 million. Earnings were $20.07 million, an increase of 22.20%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 6 analysts, the average rating for ESSA stock is "Sell." The 12-month stock price forecast is $22.44, which is an increase of 8.04% from the latest price.

Price Target
$22.44
(8.04% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Sell
Stock Forecasts

News

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Q1 Earnings and Revenues Miss Estimates

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -13.79% and 6.71%, respectively, for the quarter ended December 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2023 First Quarter Financial Results

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / January 25, 2023 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the "Bank"), a $1.9 billion asset financial institution p...

1 week ago - Accesswire

Why Essa Bancorp (ESSA) is a Great Dividend Stock Right Now

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Essa Bancorp (ESSA) have what it takes?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

New Strong Buy Stocks for December 22nd

ORCC, SANM, NRG, ESSA and ESQ have been added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List on December 22, 2022.

Other symbols: ESQNRGORCCSANM
1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Why Essa Bancorp (ESSA) is a Top Dividend Stock for Your Portfolio

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Essa Bancorp (ESSA) have what it takes?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Could Be a Great Choice

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Essa Bancorp (ESSA) have what it takes?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / November 17, 2022 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Market SM: ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a...

2 months ago - Accesswire

Earnings Estimates Moving Higher for Essa Bancorp (ESSA): Time to Buy?

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) shares have started gaining and might continue moving higher in the near term, as indicated by solid earnings estimate revisions.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Q4 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 13.21% and 9.72%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2022 Fourth Quarter, Twelve Months Financial Results

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / October 26, 2022 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the "Bank"), a $1.9 billion asset financial institution p...

3 months ago - Accesswire

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Earnings Expected to Grow: Should You Buy?

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Q3 Earnings and Revenues Beat Estimates

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 21.43% and 8.19%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2022 Third Quarter, Nine Months Financial Results

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / July 27, 2022 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the "Bank"), a $1.8 billion asset financial institution prov...

6 months ago - Accesswire

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Moves 6% Higher: Will This Strength Last?

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) saw its shares surge in the last session with trading volume being higher than average. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions may not translate into further price increas...

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Essa Bancorp (ESSA) have what it takes?

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Announces Dividend Hike, Buyback Plan

ESSA Bancorp's (ESSA) announcement of a 25% dividend hike and new share repurchase plan reflects a solid balance sheet position and will enhance shareholder value.

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Declares Increase In Quarterly Dividend

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / June 6, 2022 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of fifteen ce...

8 months ago - Accesswire

This is Why Essa Bancorp (ESSA) is a Great Dividend Stock

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Essa Bancorp (ESSA) have what it takes?

8 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Beats Q2 Earnings and Revenue Estimates

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 6.82% and 1.42%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2022. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

10 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2022 Second Quarter, First Half Financial Results

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / April 27, 2022 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the "Bank"), a $1.9 billion asset financial institution pro...

10 months ago - Accesswire

Are You Looking for a High-Growth Dividend Stock? Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Could Be a Great Choice

Dividends are one of the best benefits to being a shareholder, but finding a great dividend stock is no easy task. Does Essa Bancorp (ESSA) have what it takes?

11 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2022 First Quarter Financial Results

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / January 26, 2022 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the "Bank"), a $1.9 billion asset financial institution p...

1 year ago - Accesswire

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Earnings Expected to Grow: What to Know Ahead of Q1 Release

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

1 year ago - Zacks Investment Research

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) Moves to Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade

Essa Bancorp (ESSA) has been upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy), reflecting growing optimism about the company's earnings prospects. This might drive the stock higher in the near term.

1 year ago - Zacks Investment Research

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Announces Fiscal 2021 Fourth Quarter, Twelve Months Ended September 30, 2021 Financial Results

STROUDSBURG, PA / ACCESSWIRE / October 27, 2021 / ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the "Bank"), a $1.9 billion asset financial institution p...

1 year ago - Accesswire