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

ESSA Bancorp, Inc. - common stock (ESSA): $15.94

-0.12 (-0.75%)

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ESSA Stock Summary

  • ESSA's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 90.03% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of -62.6%, ESSA Bancorp Inc's debt growth rate surpasses only 5.03% of about US stocks.
  • The volatility of ESSA Bancorp Inc's share price is greater than that of only 4.84% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to ESSA, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are ORRF, PRK, ELYS, KBAL, and WASH.
  • ESSA's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit ESSA Bancorp Inc's official web site, go to

ESSA Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Financial Services stock, ESSA's price/sales ratio is 12.5% lower, now standing at 2.8.
  • Over the past 175 months, ESSA's price/earnings ratio has gone down 39.9.
  • ESSA's EV/EBIT ratio has moved down 77.6 over the prior 175 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for ESSA.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
ESSA 2021-04-30 2.8 0.9 11.1 -1.4
ESSA 2021-03-17 3.0 0.9 11.6 -1.0
ESSA 2019-05-17 3.3 0.9 14.7 34.5
ESSA 2014-05-02 2.9 0.7 15.5 29.2
ESSA 2010-02-26 5.1 0.9 30.9 74.7
ESSA 2007-06-14 8.5 3.1 48.3 53.5

ESSA Growth Metrics

    Its 5 year net cashflow from operations growth rate is now at 10.15%.
  • Its 2 year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 391.5%.
  • The year over year price growth rate now stands at 18.73%.
ESSA's revenue has moved up $4,243,000 over the prior 15 months.

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
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
2020-12-31 59.457 18.774 15.141
2020-09-30 58.187 19.749 14.416

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 $15.94 52-week high $18.75
Prev. close $16.06 52-week low $14.79
Day low $15.86 Volume 1,700
Day high $16.04 Avg. volume 6,840
50-day MA $17.34 Dividend yield 2.96%
200-day MA $17.11 Market Cap 167.19M

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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Yahoo | February 16, 2022

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Yahoo | February 8, 2022

ESSA Bancorp GAAP EPS of $0.47 beats by $0.02, revenue of $15.89M misses by $0.3M

ESSA Bancorp press release (NASDAQ:ESSA): FQ1 GAAP EPS of $0.47 beats by $0.02.Revenue of $15.89M (-1.0% Y/Y) misses by $0.3M.

Seeking Alpha | January 26, 2022

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.

Yahoo | January 26, 2022

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Yahoo | January 19, 2022

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ESSA Price Returns

1-mo -7.70%
3-mo -11.11%
6-mo -6.33%
1-year 2.74%
3-year 14.38%
5-year 25.86%
YTD -7.42%
2021 18.90%
2020 -8.59%
2019 11.37%
2018 2.02%
2017 2.07%

ESSA Dividends

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