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ESSA ESSA Bancorp dividend history, payout ratio & dates

ESSA Bancorp's most recent quarterly dividend payment of $0.15 per share was made to shareholders on record before Jun 15, 2022. The payout stands at $0.51 per share annually, which works out to a dividend yield of 3.04%. The latest ESSA stock dividend of $0.15 is an increase from the previous $0.12 distribution, representing a growth of 25%.

Key dates

  • ESSA last dividend date: Jun 15, 2022
  • ESSA next dividend date: Not announced
ESSA dividend stats
DPS
$0.51
Dividend yield
3.04%
Payout ratio
29.1%
vs. Financial Services sector
Dividend yield
2.72%
Payout ratio
29.2%

Dividend yield

What is ESSA Bancorp current dividend yield

ESSA Bancorp's dividend yield of 3.04% is above the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Dividend history

What is ESSA dividend payout history and dates

ESSA Bancorp has been paying dividends for the last 14 years. According to our data ESSA has issued four quarterly dividends in the last twelve months. The annualized DPS has increased by 11% for the last year. And since the stock price has gone up by 3.1% from a year ago, the dividend yield has increased by 8%.

Recent dividends

Ex-date Payment date Declared on Amount Type
Jun 15, 2022 Jun 30, 2022 Jun 6, 2022 $0.15 normal
Mar 15, 2022 Mar 31, 2022 Feb 22, 2022 $0.12 normal
Dec 15, 2021 Dec 30, 2021 Nov 16, 2021 $0.12 normal
Sep 15, 2021 Sep 30, 2021 Aug 25, 2021 $0.12 normal
Jun 15, 2021 Jun 30, 2021 May 26, 2021 $0.12 normal
Mar 15, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 Feb 25, 2021 $0.12 normal
Dec 15, 2020 Dec 30, 2020 Dec 4, 2020 $0.11 normal
Sep 15, 2020 Sep 30, 2020 Aug 26, 2020 $0.11 normal
Jun 15, 2020 Jun 30, 2020 May 19, 2020 $0.11 normal
Mar 13, 2020 Mar 31, 2020 Feb 25, 2020 $0.11 normal
Dec 13, 2019 Dec 30, 2019 Nov 21, 2019 $0.11 normal
Sep 13, 2019 Sep 30, 2019 Aug 29, 2019 $0.1 normal
Jun 13, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 May 28, 2019 $0.1 normal
Mar 14, 2019 Mar 29, 2019 Feb 26, 2019 $0.1 normal
Dec 13, 2018 Dec 28, 2018 Nov 9, 2018 $0.1 normal
Sep 13, 2018 Sep 30, 2018 Aug 28, 2018 $0.09 normal
Jun 14, 2018 Jun 30, 2018 May 22, 2018 $0.09 normal
Mar 15, 2018 Mar 30, 2018 Feb 27, 2018 $0.09 normal
Dec 14, 2017 Dec 30, 2017 Nov 10, 2017 $0.09 normal
Sep 14, 2017 Sep 30, 2017 Aug 22, 2017 $0.09 normal
Jun 14, 2017 Jun 30, 2017 May 30, 2017 $0.09 normal
Mar 14, 2017 Mar 30, 2017 Mar 6, 2017 $0.09 normal
Dec 14, 2016 Dec 30, 2016 Nov 16, 2016 $0.09 normal
Sep 14, 2016 Sep 30, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 $0.09 normal

ESSA Bancorp dividend payout ratio

What is ESSA Bancorp dividend payout ratio compared to the sector

Payout ratio

ESSA Bancorp's payout ratio of 29.1% is below the Financial Services sector and the industry average.

Total amount of dividends paid per financial year (from cash flow)

ESSA dividend vs peer dividends

How does ESSA dividend compare to its peers' dividends
Name Dividend yield DPS Payout ratio
NWBI Northwest Bancshares Inc 6.15% $0.8 71.4%
PFS Provident Financial Services Inc 4.14% $0.95 44.4%
ESSA ESSA Bancorp Inc 3.04% $0.51 29.1%