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Essa Bancorp: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot

STROUDSBURG, Pa. (AP) _ Essa Bancorp Inc. (ESSA) on Wednesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of $3.1 million.

The Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of 28 cents per share.

The bank posted revenue of $18.6 million in the period. Its adjusted revenue was $14 million.

For the year, the company reported profit of $6.5 million, or 60 cents per share. Revenue was reported as $56 million.

Essa Bancorp shares have risen 2 percent since the beginning of the year. The stock has climbed roughly 2 percent in the last 12 months.

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