NASDAQ:CASH - Meta Financial Group Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$20.02 -0.18 (-0.89 %)
(As of 12/16/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$20.02
Today's Range$19.91 - $20.61
52-Week Range$19.91 - $39.33
Volume217,514 shs
Average Volume263,554 shs
Market Capitalization$788.93 million
P/E Ratio7.12
Dividend Yield1.00%
Meta Financial Group, Inc. operates as a financial holding company, which provides savings and loan services. The company operates through the following business segments: Payments, Banking, and Corporate Services & Other. The Payments segment provides MPS, refund advantage, EPS, SCS, and other tax services. The Banking segment provides lending and retail bank services. The Corporate Services & Other segment provides investment portfolio, wholesale deposits and borrowings services. Meta Financial Group was founded on June 14, 1993 and is headquartered in Sioux Falls, SD.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Industry Federal savings institutions
Current SymbolNASDAQ:CASH
Previous Symbol


Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.12
Current Ratio0.61
Quick Ratio0.61


Trailing P/E Ratio7.12
Forward P/E Ratio7.94
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$343.06 million
Price / Sales2.30
Cash Flow$3.1778 per share
Price / Cash Flow6.30
Book Value$19.09 per share
Price / Book1.05


EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$2.81
Net Income$51.62 million
Net Margins15.05%
Return on Equity12.10%
Return on Assets1.27%


Outstanding Shares39,410,000
Market Cap$788.93 million

Meta Financial Group (NASDAQ:CASH) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Meta Financial Group's stock symbol?

Meta Financial Group trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "CASH."

How often does Meta Financial Group pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Meta Financial Group?

Meta Financial Group announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, November 28th. Investors of record on Tuesday, December 11th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Wednesday, January 2nd. This represents a $0.20 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 1.00%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 10th. View Meta Financial Group's Dividend History.

When did Meta Financial Group's stock split? How did Meta Financial Group's stock split work?

Shares of Meta Financial Group split before market open on Friday, October 5th 2018. The 3-1 split was announced on Tuesday, August 28th 2018. The newly minted shares were payable to shareholders after the closing bell on Thursday, October 4th 2018. An investor that had 100 shares of Meta Financial Group stock prior to the split would have 300 shares after the split.

How were Meta Financial Group's earnings last quarter?

Meta Financial Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CASH) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The savings and loans company reported $0.24 EPS for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.01. The savings and loans company earned $73.15 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $82.46 million. Meta Financial Group had a net margin of 15.05% and a return on equity of 12.10%. View Meta Financial Group's Earnings History.

When is Meta Financial Group's next earnings date?

Meta Financial Group is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 29th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Meta Financial Group.

What price target have analysts set for CASH?

5 brokerages have issued 1-year target prices for Meta Financial Group's stock. Their forecasts range from $30.00 to $41.6667. On average, they anticipate Meta Financial Group's share price to reach $37.7333 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 88.5% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Meta Financial Group.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Meta Financial Group?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Meta Financial Group in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating, 3 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Meta Financial Group.

Has Meta Financial Group been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about CASH stock has been trending somewhat positive this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Meta Financial Group earned a news sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are some of Meta Financial Group's key competitors?

Who are Meta Financial Group's key executives?

Meta Financial Group's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Brad Hanson, President, Chief Executive Officer & Director
  • Shelly Schneekloth, Executive VP, Head-Technology & Operations
  • Glen William Herrick, CFO, Secretary, Treasurer & Executive VP
  • Sheree Thornsberry, Executive Vice President & Head-Payments
  • Sonja Anne Theisen, Chief Accounting Officer & Senior Vice President

Who are Meta Financial Group's major shareholders?

Meta Financial Group's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (3.44%), Vanguard Group Inc. (1.56%), Vanguard Group Inc (1.55%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.32%), Ashford Capital Management Inc. (0.82%) and William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.38%). Company insiders that own Meta Financial Group stock include Bradley C Hanson, Douglas J Hajek, Elizabeth G Hoople, Frederick V Moore, Glen William Herrick, J Tyler Haahr, Kendall E Stork, Michael Brent Turner and Sonja Anne Theisen. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Meta Financial Group.

Which major investors are selling Meta Financial Group stock?

CASH stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Philadelphia Financial Management of San Francisco LLC, Foundry Partners LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., JPMorgan Chase & Co., Northpointe Capital LLC, Legato Capital Management LLC, First Trust Advisors LP and Renaissance Technologies LLC. Company insiders that have sold Meta Financial Group company stock in the last year include Frederick V Moore, Glen William Herrick and Michael Brent Turner. View Insider Buying and Selling for Meta Financial Group.

Which major investors are buying Meta Financial Group stock?

CASH stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cranbrook Wealth Management LLC, WINTON GROUP Ltd, Vanguard Group Inc, Vanguard Group Inc., William Blair Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P and Neuberger Berman Group LLC. Company insiders that have bought Meta Financial Group stock in the last two years include Bradley C Hanson, Elizabeth G Hoople, Frederick V Moore, Glen William Herrick, Kendall E Stork and Sonja Anne Theisen. View Insider Buying and Selling for Meta Financial Group.

How do I buy shares of Meta Financial Group?

Shares of CASH can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Meta Financial Group's stock price today?

One share of CASH stock can currently be purchased for approximately $20.02.

How big of a company is Meta Financial Group?

Meta Financial Group has a market capitalization of $788.93 million and generates $343.06 million in revenue each year. The savings and loans company earns $51.62 million in net income (profit) each year or $2.81 on an earnings per share basis. Meta Financial Group employs 1,219 workers across the globe.

What is Meta Financial Group's official website?

The official website for Meta Financial Group is

How can I contact Meta Financial Group?

Meta Financial Group's mailing address is 5501 SOUTH BROADBAND LANE P O BOX 1307, SIOUX FALLS SD, 57108. The savings and loans company can be reached via phone at 605-782-1767 or via email at [email protected]

MarketBeat Community Rating for Meta Financial Group (NASDAQ CASH)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  203 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  187 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  390
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Meta Financial Group and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe CASH will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe CASH will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 12/16/2018 by Staff

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