ADVISORY, Nov. 15, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- What: ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (Nasdaq:ESSA), the holding company for its wholly-owned subsidiary, ESSA Bank & Trust, will visit the Nasdaq MarketSite in Times Square. In honor of the occasion, Mr. Gary S. Olson, President and CEO,will ring the Closing Bell. Where:Nasdaq MarketSite - 4 Times Square - 43 rd& Broadway - Broadcast Studio When:Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - 3:45 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Contact:Gary Olson570-421-0531 x 50218 firstname.lastname@example.org Nasdaq MarketSite:Emily Pan(646) 441-5120 email@example.com Feed Information:Fiber Line (Encompass Waterfront): 4463 Gal 3C/06C 95.05 degrees West 18 mhz Lower DL 3811 Vertical FEC 3/4 SR 13.235 DR 18.295411 MOD 4:2:0 DVBS QPSK Social Media:For multimedia features such as exclusive content, photo postings, status updates and video of bell ceremonies, please visit our Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/NASDAQ. For photos from ceremonies and events, please visit our Instagram page: http://instagram.com/nasdaq For live stream of ceremonies and events, please visit our YouTube page: http://www.youtube.com/nasdaq/live For news tweets, please visit our Twitter page: http://twitter.com/nasdaq For exciting viral content and ceremony photos, please visit our Tumblr page: http://nasdaq.tumblr.com/ Webcast: A live stream of the Nasdaq Closing Bell will be available at: https://new.livestream.com/nasdaq/live or http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx Photos: To obtain a hi-resolution photograph of the Market Close, please go to http://business.nasdaq.com/discover/market-bell-ceremonies and click on the market close of your choice. About ESSA Bancorp, Inc.ESSA Bancorp, Inc. is the holding company for its wholly-owned subsidiary, ESSA Bank & Trust, which was formed in 1916. Headquartered in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, the Company has total assets of $1.8 billion and has 29 community offices throughout the Greater Pocono, Lehigh Valley, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, and suburban Philadelphia areas. ESSA Bank & Trust offers a full range of commercial and retail financial services, financial advisory and asset management capabilities. ESSA Bancorp Inc. stock trades on the NASDAQ Global Market (SM) under the symbol "ESSA".