Meta Financial Group, Inc. ( CASH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CASH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -61.54% decrease from prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of CASH was $21, representing a -46.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.28 and a 16.6% increase over the 52 week low of $18.01.
CASH is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as HSBC Holdings plc ( HSBC ) and E*TRADE Financial Corporation ( ETFC ). CASH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.94. Zacks Investment Research reports CASH's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -10.32%, compared to an industry average of 6.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CASH through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CASH as a top-10 holding:
- IQ ARB Global Resources ETF ( GRES )
- IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF ( MNA )
- IQ Enhanced Core Bond U.S. ETF ( AGGE )
- IQ Enhanced Core Plus Bond U.S. ETF ( AGGP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is MNA with an increase of 1.39% over the last 100 days. GRES has the highest percent weighting of CASH at 8.51%.
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