ESSA ESSA Bancorp
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): January 27, 2021
ESSA Bancorp, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction)
|200 Palmer Street, Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania||18360|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (570) 421-0531
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange
on which registered
|Common||ESSA||Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Results of Operation and Financial Condition.
On January 27, 2021, ESSA Bancorp, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release reporting its financial results for the period ended December 31, 2020.
A copy of the press release announcing the results is attached as Exhibit 99.1. The information in this Item 2.02, 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.
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.
|99.1||Press release issued by the Company on January 27, 2021 announcing its financial results for the period ended December 31, 2020.|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).|
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.
|DATE: January 28, 2021||By:|
/s/ Gary S. Olson
|Gary S. Olson, President and|
|Chief Executive Officer|