ESSA Bancorp 8-K 2016
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): February 29, 2016
ESSA Bancorp, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (570) 421-0531
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On February 29, 2016, ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) announced that the Company would make a payment of a cash dividend of $0.09 per share of common stock. This dividend will be paid to stockholders of record as of March 16, 2016, payable on March 30, 2016. A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report and is being furnished to the SEC and shall not be deemed “filed” for any purpose.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
Exhibit No. Description
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.
ESSA BANCORP, INC.