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ESSA Bancorp Inc (ESSA) Files 10-K for the Fiscal Year Ended on September 30, 2018

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ESSA Bancorp Inc ( ESSA ) files its latest 10-K with SEC for the fiscal year ended on September 30, 2018. ESSA Bancorp Inc is a bank holding company. The Company through its subsidiary ESSA Bank & Trust provides financial services to individuals, families and businesses. ESSA Bank & Trust is a community-oriented savings association. ESSA Bancorp Inc has a market cap of $188.770 million; its shares were traded at around $16.01 with a P/E ratio of 26.68 and P/S ratio of 3.07. The dividend yield of ESSA Bancorp Inc stocks is 2.32%.


For the last quarter ESSA Bancorp Inc reported a revenue of $14.0 million, compared with the revenue of $13.86 million during the same period a year ago. For the latest fiscal year the company reported a revenue of $56.0 million, an increase of 4.3% from last year. For the last five years ESSA Bancorp Inc had an average revenue growth rate of 3.6% a year.

The reported diluted earnings per share was 60 cents for the year, a decline of 13% from the previous year. Over the last five years ESSA Bancorp Inc had an average EPS decline of 5.1% a year. The profitability rank of the company is 4 (out of 10).

At the end of the fiscal year, ESSA Bancorp Inc has the cash and cash equivalents of $44.0 million, compared with $42.2 million in the previous year. The long term debt was $118.7 million, compared with $174.2 million in the previous year. ESSA Bancorp Inc has a financial strength rank of 3 (out of 10).

At the current stock price of $16.01, ESSA Bancorp Inc is traded at close to its historical median P/S valuation band of $16.06 . The P/S ratio of the stock is 3.07, while the historical median P/S ratio is 3.10. The stock gained 4.72% during the past 12 months.

Directors and Officers Recent Trades:

  • Vice President Robert L Selitto sold 567 shares of ESSA stock on 12/10/2018 at the average price of $16. The price of the stock has increased by 0.06% since.

For the complete 20-year historical financial data of ESSA, click here.

This article first appeared on GuruFocus.