ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (NASDAQ:ESSA) announced a — dividend on Wednesday, September 11th, Wall Street Journal reports. Investors of record on Monday, September 16th will be given a dividend of 0.10 per share by the financial services provider on Monday, September 30th. This represents a yield of 2.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, September 13th.

ESSA Bancorp has increased its dividend payment by an average of 0.9% annually over the last three years.

ESSA traded up $0.25 during trading on Wednesday, reaching $16.00. 15,882 shares of the stock traded hands, compared to its average volume of 12,471. The stock’s 50-day moving average is $15.03 and its 200 day moving average is $15.39. ESSA Bancorp has a 12 month low of $14.15 and a 12 month high of $16.80. The company has a quick ratio of 0.94, a current ratio of 0.94 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.71. The stock has a market capitalization of $177.98 million, a PE ratio of 14.18 and a beta of 0.22.

ESSA Bancorp Company Profile

ESSA Bancorp, Inc operates as the holding company for ESSA Bank & Trust that provides a range of financial services to individuals, families, and businesses in Pennsylvania. The company accepts savings accounts, interest bearing demand accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts, club accounts, certificates of deposit and IRAs, and other qualified plan accounts, as well as commercial checking accounts.

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Dividend History for ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA)

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