Technical Analysis for ESSA - ESSA Bancorp, Inc.
|Grade||Last Price||% Change||$ Change|
ESSA closed up 0.91 percent on Friday, February 17, 2017, on 1.14 times normal volume. The bulls were able to push the stock to a new 52-week high. Note that the stock is in overbought territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a pullback should not be unexpected.
Trend Table & Recent Alerts
|Weak or Absent||Up||Up||Up|
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|Date||Alert Name||Type||% Chg|
|Feb 17||New 52 Week High||Bullish||0.00%|
|Feb 15||50 DMA Support||Bullish||2.26%|
|Feb 15||Wide Range Bar||Range Expansion||2.26%|
|Feb 15||Stochastic Reached Overbought||Other||2.26%|
|Feb 14||50 DMA Support||Bullish||3.72%|
|Feb 13||Crossed Above 50 DMA||Bullish||2.08%|
|Feb 13||Expansion Pivot Buy Setup||Bullish Swing Setup||2.08%|
|Feb 10||50 DMA Resistance||Bearish||5.22%|
|Feb 10||Shooting Star Candlestick||Bearish||5.22%|
|Feb 10||Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish||Bearish Swing Setup||5.22%|
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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 offers deposit accounts comprising savings accounts, NOW accounts, checking accounts, money market accounts, club accounts, certificates of deposit, IRAs, and other qualified plan accounts, as well as commercial checking accounts for businesses. It also offers residential first mortgage loans, including one- to four-family residential and construction mortgage loans; commercial real estate loans; home equity loans and lines of credit; and commercial and consumer loans, as well as various unsecured or secured loans, loans secured by deposits, personal loans, and automobile loans. In addition, the company provides asset management and trust services, as well as investment and insurance benefit consulting services. As of September 30, 2012, it operated 26 full-service banking offices, including 13 offices in Monroe county, 6 offices in Lehigh county, and 7 offices in Northampton county in Pennsylvania. The company was founded in 1916 and is based in Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania.
Is ESSA a Buy, Sell or Hold?
|Indicator||Bull Case||Neutral / Hold||Bear Case|
|Oversold / Overbought|
|Summary:||Counts: 3 bullish, 0 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.|
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|52 Week High||16.91|
|52 Week Low||12.86|
|200-Day Moving Average||14.29|
|50-Day Moving Average||16.07|
|20-Day Moving Average||15.94|
|10-Day Moving Average||16.02|
|Average True Range||0.36|
|Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs)||15.83|
|Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs)||16.48|
|Upper Bollinger Band||16.65|
|Lower Bollinger Band||15.23|
|Percent B (%b)||1.05|