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

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$24.17 -0.50 (-2.03 %)
(As of 11/18/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$24.17
Today's Range$23.85 - $24.79
52-Week Range$21.55 - $39.33
Volume250,919 shs
Average Volume256,608 shs
Market Capitalization$946.91 million
P/E Ratio11.56
Dividend Yield0.83%
Meta Financial Group, Inc. operates as the holding company for MetaBank that offers various banking products and services to individuals, small businesses, financial institutions, and other businesses. It provides various deposit products, such as statement savings accounts, money market savings accounts, and NOW and regular checking accounts, as well as deposits related to prepaid cards, which primarily include checking accounts and certificate accounts. The company's loan portfolio comprises one-to-four family residential mortgage, commercial and multi-family real estate, agricultural operations and real estate, construction, consumer, commercial operating, and premium finance loans. It also issues prepaid cards and consumer credit products; sponsor automatic teller machines into various debit networks; and offers tax refund transfer and other payment industry products and services. The company operates a total of 10 full-service branch banking offices in Storm Lake and Des Moines, Iowa, as well as Brookings and Sioux Falls, South Dakota; one non-retail service branch in Memphis, Tennessee; and 7 non-branch offices located in South Dakota, Texas, California, Kentucky, and Pennsylvania. Meta Financial Group, Inc. was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

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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 Ratio11.56
Forward P/E Ratio9.59
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$343.06 million
Price / Sales2.76
Cash Flow$2.4613 per share
Price / Cash9.82
Book Value$19.09 per share
Price / Book1.27


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


Outstanding Shares39,180,000
Market Cap$946.91 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, August 29th. Shareholders of record on Friday, September 7th will be given a dividend of $0.05 per share on Monday, October 1st. This represents a $0.20 annualized dividend and a yield of 0.83%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, September 6th. View Meta Financial Group's Dividend History.

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

Meta Financial Group's stock 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 distributed 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) posted its earnings results on Wednesday, October, 31st. The savings and loans company reported $0.24 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.23 by $0.01. The savings and loans company had revenue of $73.15 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $82.46 million. Meta Financial Group had a return on equity of 12.10% and a net margin of 15.05%. 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 analysts have issued twelve-month price targets 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 twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 56.1% 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?

News stories about CASH stock have trended very positive this week, according to InfoTrie. InfoTrie ranks the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Meta Financial Group earned a coverage optimism score of 4.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the savings and loans company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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:
  • Mr. J. Tyler Haahr, Chairman & CEO (Age 55)
  • Mr. Bradley C. Hanson, Pres & Director (Age 54)
  • Mr. Glen William Herrick, Exec. VP, Sec., CFO & Director (Age 56)
  • Ms. Sheree Thornsberry, Exec. VP & Head of Payments (Age 50)
  • Ms. Shelly Schneekloth, Exec. VP and Head of Technology & Operations (Age 54)

Who are Meta Financial Group's major shareholders?

Meta Financial Group's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (3.44%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (1.32%), Ashford Capital Management Inc. (0.82%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (0.38%), Cranbrook Wealth Management LLC (0.35%) and Loomis Sayles & Co. L P (0.33%). 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 and Michael Brent Turner. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Meta Financial Group.

Which institutional 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 institutional 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, William Blair Investment Management LLC, BlackRock Inc., Loomis Sayles & Co. L P, Neuberger Berman Group LLC, EJF Capital LLC and Clarkston Capital Partners LLC. Company insiders that have bought Meta Financial Group stock in the last two years include Elizabeth G Hoople, Frederick V Moore and Kendall E Stork. 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 $24.17.

How big of a company is Meta Financial Group?

Meta Financial Group has a market capitalization of $946.91 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 827 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:  201 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  185 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  386
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 11/18/2018 by Staff

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