ESSA Bancorp, Inc. - common stock (ESSA): Price and Financial Metrics

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. - common stock (ESSA): $20.00

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ESSA Stock Summary

  • ESSA's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 89.01% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 1,505.88%, ESSA BANCORP INC's debt growth rate surpasses 98.51% of about US stocks.
  • Shareholder yield, a measure of how much is returned to shareholders via dividends and share repurchases, for ESSA comes in at -104.72% -- higher than that of only 5.51% of stocks in our set.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to ESSA BANCORP INC, a group of peers worth examining would be FNCB, HMST, FRD, FFWM, and LICY.
  • ESSA's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit ESSA BANCORP INC's official web site, go to

ESSA Valuation Summary

  • ESSA's price/earnings ratio is 11.7; this is 12.5% higher than that of the median Financial Services stock.
  • Over the past 188 months, ESSA's price/sales ratio has gone down 5.6.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ESSA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ESSA 2022-09-23 3.3 1 11.7 16.3
ESSA 2022-09-22 3.3 1 11.8 16.4
ESSA 2022-09-21 3.3 1 11.8 16.4
ESSA 2022-09-20 3.2 1 11.6 16.3
ESSA 2022-09-19 3.3 1 11.8 16.4
ESSA 2022-09-16 3.3 1 11.8 16.4

ESSA Growth Metrics

    Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 9.61%.
  • Its 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 75.64%.
  • Its 5 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at 75.64%.
Over the past 15 months, ESSA's revenue has gone up $4,044,000.

The table below shows ESSA's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-06-30 65.21 21.225 18.167
2022-03-31 62.951 19.405 17.154
2021-12-31 62.43 19.081 16.902
2021-09-30 61.687 19.375 16.424
2021-06-30 62.228 16.714 16.323
2021-03-31 61.166 17.637 16.074

ESSA Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of ESSA, see our ESSA price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $18.00 Average Broker Recommendation 2 (Hold)

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ESSA Price/Volume Stats

Current price $20.00 52-week high $21.61
Prev. close $20.50 52-week low $14.79
Day low $19.84 Volume 16,900
Day high $20.37 Avg. volume 10,227
50-day MA $19.12 Dividend yield 2.93%
200-day MA $17.67 Market Cap 207.68M

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. - common stock (ESSA) Company Bio

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. provides a range of financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1916 and is based in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.

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Latest ESSA News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about ESSA BANCORP INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate ESSA as an investment opportunity.

ESSA Bancorp, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:ESSA) top owners are individual investors with 40% stake, while31% is held by institutions

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Yahoo | September 16, 2022

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ Global MarketSM:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust, today announced that its Board of Directors declared a dividend of fifteen cents ($0.15) per share.

Yahoo | August 24, 2022

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?

Yahoo | July 27, 2022

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

/ ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ:ESSA), the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust (the "Bank"), a $1.8 billion asset financial institution providing full service commercial and retail banking, financial, and investment services in eastern Pennsylvania, today announced financial results for the fiscal third quarter and nine months ended June 30, 2022.

Yahoo | July 27, 2022

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? Let's find out.

Yahoo | July 18, 2022

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ESSA Price Returns

1-mo 4.10%
3-mo 22.08%
6-mo 13.23%
1-year 26.24%
3-year 32.59%
5-year 43.53%
YTD 18.05%
2021 18.90%
2020 -8.59%
2019 11.37%
2018 2.02%
2017 2.07%

ESSA Dividends

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Continue Researching ESSA

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ESSA Bancorp Inc (ESSA) Stock Price | Nasdaq
ESSA Bancorp Inc (ESSA) Stock Quote, History and News - Yahoo Finance
ESSA Bancorp Inc (ESSA) Stock Price and Basic Information | MarketWatch

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