ESSA Bancorp Inc. (ESSA)

15.76
0.19 1.22
NASDAQ : Finance
Prev Close 15.57
Open 15.91
Day Low/High 15.32 / 15.94
52 Wk Low/High 14.16 / 16.80
Volume 96.91K
Avg Volume 12.20K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 11.77M
Market Cap 184.39M
EPS 0.70
P/E Ratio 38.22
Div & Yield 0.36 (2.30%)

Latest News

ESSA Bancorp is Oversold

ESSA Bancorp is Oversold

The DividendRank formula at Dividend Channel ranks a coverage universe of thousands of dividend stocks, according to a proprietary formula designed to identify those stocks that combine two important characteristics — strong fundamentals and a valuation that looks inexpensive. ESSA Bancorp Inc presently has an above average rank, in the top 50% of the coverage universe, which suggests it is among the top most "interesting" ideas that merit further research by investors.

Ratings Changes Today

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Reminder - ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/14/17, ESSA Bancorp Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 9/30/17. As a percentage of ESSA's recent stock price of $14.95, this dividend works out to approximately 0.60%, so look for shares of ESSA Bancorp Inc to trade 0.60% lower — all else being equal — when ESSA shares open for trading on 9/14/17.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,200 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: ACY, BCOR, CVV, ENFC, ESSA, FCCY, FORD, GNBC, GRVY, GSM, LMNR, LMRK, OSTK, PMBC, SMMF, SPPI, WEB Downgrades: AEY, AMC, CAH, GEO, GNRT, HMNF, JOB, MTR, VIRC Initiations: GCP, YIN Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

ESSA Bancorp Named Top Dividend Stock With Insider Buying and 2.38% Yield (ESSA)

In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.

ESSA Bancorp About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (ESSA)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/14/17, ESSA Bancorp Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 6/30/17. As a percentage of ESSA's recent stock price of $14.98, this dividend works out to approximately 0.60%, so look for shares of ESSA Bancorp Inc to trade 0.60% lower — all else being equal — when ESSA shares open for trading on 6/14/17.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,200 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: AGM, CETV, CUBI, DVCR, EC, EOCC, ERI, EVA, FBC, GLPG, HCCI, IGT, LII, LXFR, MSL, RXN, TBK, TEGP, USDP, VIRT, VOXX, WNEB Downgrades: ACY, ATNI, BH, BXP, CREE, CYRN, DISCK, EQR, ESSA, GE, HF, SHLO, SMRT, SSBI, UPLD Initiations: BLBD, GEN, MDGS Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

ESSA Bancorp Enters Oversold Territory (ESSA)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Cash Dividend On The Way From ESSA Bancorp (ESSA)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/14/17, ESSA Bancorp Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 3/30/17. As a percentage of ESSA's recent stock price of $15.40, this dividend works out to approximately 0.58%, so look for shares of ESSA Bancorp Inc to trade 0.58% lower — all else being equal — when ESSA shares open for trading on 3/14/17.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,200 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: ALKS, CCU, CRAY, CRNT, DX, ELMD, ESSA, NLY, OMCL, XEC Downgrades: ETR, RDCM Initiations: SGLB Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

Bank Stock Ideas From 13F Friends Old and New

Bank Stock Ideas From 13F Friends Old and New

'Steal' these selections from the filings of Jeffrey Gendell and M3F.

I Hope Some Banks Have a Bad Quarter

I Hope Some Banks Have a Bad Quarter

That way, a lot of hot money will jump out as quickly as it jumped in.

Reminder - ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/14/16, ESSA Bancorp Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 12/30/16. As a percentage of ESSA's recent stock price of $16.66, this dividend works out to approximately 0.54%, so look for shares of ESSA Bancorp Inc to trade 0.54% lower — all else being equal — when ESSA shares open for trading on 12/14/16.

Let This Fund Manager Be Your 'Arbiter' of Value

Let This Fund Manager Be Your 'Arbiter' of Value

Arbiter Partners still owns 18 small bank stocks, including some of my favorites.

ESSA Bancorp Enters Oversold Territory (ESSA)

ESSA Bancorp Enters Oversold Territory (ESSA)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Bearish Bets: A Media Giant, a Canadian Telecom and Other Stocks That Look Good Short

ESSA, NWSA, DK, CBL and TU all were recently downgraded by TheStreet's Quant Ratings.

Ratings Changes Today

TheStreet Quant Ratings provides fair and objective information to help you make educated investing decisions. We rate over 4,300 stocks daily and provide 5-page PDF reports for each stock. These ratings can change daily and today's changes are reflected in the email below. If you are looking to check-up on the stocks you currently own or are looking for new ideas, you can find our full database of password-protected ratings reports in our proprietary ratings screener: http://www.thestreet.com/k/qr/flat/stock-screener.html Upgrades: DLR, ESXB, IART, NMR, PBIB, PLNT, SANW, TCK Downgrades: AAN, ABMD, AXTA, CMC, CMPR, CVI, CVRR, DSPG, EHTH, ESSA, FCFS, NPTN, NWS, UHT, VDSI Initiations: None Read on to get TheStreet Quant Ratings' detailed report:

This Stock Has A 2.65% Yield, Sells For Less Than Book, and Insiders Have Been Buying

This Stock Has A 2.65% Yield, Sells For Less Than Book, and Insiders Have Been Buying

In this series, we look through the most recent Dividend Channel ''DividendRank'' report, and then we cherry pick only those companies that have experienced insider buying within the past six months. The officers and directors of a company tend to have a unique insider's view of the business, and presumably the only reason an insider would choose to take their hard-earned cash and use it to buy stock in the open market, is that they expect to make money — maybe they find the stock very undervalued, or maybe they see exciting progress within the company, or maybe both.

Reminder - ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Reminder - ESSA Bancorp (ESSA) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/14/16, ESSA Bancorp Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 6/30/16. As a percentage of ESSA's recent stock price of $13.50, this dividend works out to approximately 0.67%, so look for shares of ESSA Bancorp Inc to trade 0.67% lower — all else being equal — when ESSA shares open for trading on 6/14/16.

ESSA Bancorp About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (ESSA)

ESSA Bancorp About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (ESSA)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 3/14/16, ESSA Bancorp Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.09, payable on 3/30/16. As a percentage of ESSA's recent stock price of $13.64, this dividend works out to approximately 0.66%, so look for shares of ESSA Bancorp Inc to trade 0.66% lower — all else being equal — when ESSA shares open for trading on 3/14/16.

ESSA Bancorp Becomes Oversold (ESSA)

ESSA Bancorp Becomes Oversold (ESSA)

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

TheStreet Quant Rating: B- (Buy)