Technical Analysis for ESSA - ESSA Bancorp, Inc.

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade F 14.68 -0.61% -0.09
ESSA closed down 0.61 percent on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, on 53 percent of normal volume. It ran into resistance at its 50 day moving average. The price action carved out a bearish shooting star candlestick pattern. That may indicate a downside reversal. Look for price to trade beneath the low of the shooting star for confirmation.

Earnings due: Apr 25

Trend Table & Recent Alerts
ADX Long-Term Intermediate-Term Short-Term
Weak or Absent Down Down Flat
See historical ESSA trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
Apr 18 50 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Apr 18 Bearish Engulfing Bearish 0.00%
Apr 18 Shooting Star Candlestick Bearish 0.00%
Apr 18 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup 0.00%
Apr 18 Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
Apr 18 BB Squeeze Started Range Contraction 0.00%
Apr 18 BB Squeeze + Upper Band Touch Range Contraction 0.00%
Apr 18 Upper Bollinger Band Touch Strength 0.00%
Apr 17 50 DMA Resistance Bearish -0.61%
Apr 17 Non-ADX 1,2,3,4 Bearish Bearish Swing Setup -0.61%

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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
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength
Summary: Counts: 0 bullish, 3 bearish and 2 neutral indicators. You may wish to incorporate that into your trading strategies.
Indicators
Indicator Value
52 Week High 16.6956
52 Week Low 14.072
Average Volume 15,591
200-Day Moving Average 15.204
50-Day Moving Average 14.8352
20-Day Moving Average 14.6545
10-Day Moving Average 14.624
Average True Range 0.3259
ADX 14.9
+DI 27.79
-DI 17.29
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 14.5123
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 15.1377
Upper Bollinger Band 14.9388
Lower Bollinger Band 14.3702
Percent B (%b) 0.54
BandWidth 3.880037
MACD Line -0.0585
MACD Signal Line -0.0875
MACD Histogram 0.0291
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 156.76 Million
Num Shares 10.7 Million
EPS 0.64
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 22.94
Price-to-Sales 3.31
Price-to-Book 0.94
PEG Ratio 0.00
Dividend 0.36
Dividend Yield 2.45%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 15.31
Resistance 3 (R3) 15.37 15.22 15.21
Resistance 2 (R2) 15.22 15.06 15.19 15.17
Resistance 1 (R1) 14.95 14.96 14.88 14.89 15.13
Pivot Point 14.80 14.80 14.76 14.77 14.80
Support 1 (S1) 14.53 14.64 14.46 14.47 14.23
Support 2 (S2) 14.38 14.54 14.35 14.19
Support 3 (S3) 14.11 14.38 14.16
Support 4 (S4) 14.05