ESSA Bancorp 8-K 2017
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): November 28, 2017
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)
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Item 8.01 Other Events
On November 28, 2017, 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 December 16, 2017, payable on December 30, 2017. A copy of the press release announcing the dividend is attached as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
(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.