Who Owns Meta Financial Group?
Meta Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: CASH) is a financial holding company based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The company operates through its subsidiaries, MetaBank and Refund Advantage. MetaBank is a federally chartered savings bank that provides banking services to individuals and businesses. Refund Advantage provides tax refund-related products and services to the tax preparation industry.
Meta Financial Group is publicly traded on the NASDAQ stock exchange under the ticker symbol CASH. As of April 2021, the company has a market capitalization of $1.3 billion and approximately 11 million shares outstanding.
The largest shareholder of Meta Financial Group is the company’s Chairman and CEO, J. Tyler Haahr, who owns approximately 8% of the company’s outstanding shares. Other major shareholders include BlackRock, Inc., which owns 6% of the company’s shares; Vanguard Group, Inc., which owns 5%; and Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, which owns 4%. Together, these four entities own 23% of Meta Financial Group’s outstanding shares.