ESSA Bancorp 8-K 2009
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(D) OF
THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): August 26, 2009
ESSA Bancorp, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (570) 421-0531
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On August 26, 2009 the Board of Directors of ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the Company) announced that the Company would make a payment of a quarterly cash dividend of $0.05 per share of common stock. This dividend shall be paid to stockholders of record as of September 16, 2009, payable on September 30, 2009.
A copy of the press releases announcing this item is attached as Exhibit 99.1. The information in the preceding paragraph, as well as Exhibit 99.1, shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933.
(a) Financial Statements of Businesses Acquired. Not applicable.
(b) Pro Forma Financial Information. Not applicable.
(c) Shell Company Transactions. Not applicable.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.