Insider Buying: ESSA Bancorp Director Acquires 5,000 Shares of Stock (ESSA)
ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA) Director William A. Viechnicki acquired 5,000 shares of ESSA Bancorp stock in a transaction that occurred on Tuesday, June 3rd. The stock was purchased at an average price of $10.56 per share, with a total value of $52,800.00. Following the completion of the acquisition, the director now directly owns 11,177 shares in the company, valued at approximately $118,029. The purchase was disclosed in a document filed with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which can be accessed through this link.
Shares of ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA) traded down 0.09% on Wednesday, hitting $10.55. 11,256 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. ESSA Bancorp has a 52 week low of $10.20 and a 52 week high of $11.89. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $10.51 and a 200-day moving average of $11.01. The company has a market cap of $114.6 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of 15.81.
ESSA Bancorp (NASDAQ:ESSA) last released its earnings data on Thursday, May 22nd. The company reported $0.14 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.17 earnings per share.
ESSA Bancorp, Inc is a stock holding company of ESSA Bank & Trust (NASDAQ:ESSA).
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