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Stocks with insider trader activity include CWT, CSC and ESSA
Stocks with insider trader activity include HBNK, ESSA and BCOV
Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/12/14, ESSA Bancorp Inc will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.07, payable on 12/30/14. As a percentage of ESSA's recent stock price of $11.53, this dividend works out to approximately 0.61%, so look for shares of ESSA Bancorp Inc to trade 0.61% lower — all else being equal — when ESSA shares open for trading on 12/12/14.