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Medifast, Inc. (MED)

Stock Price: $289.49 USD -0.90 (-0.31%)
Updated Jun 11, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Market Cap 3.40B
Revenue (ttm) 1.10B
Net Income (ttm) 125.45M
Shares Out 11.77M
EPS (ttm) 10.58
PE Ratio 27.36
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $4.81
Dividend Yield 1.66%
Trading Day June 11
Last Price $289.49
Previous Close $290.39
Change ($) -0.90
Change (%) -0.31%
Day's Open 293.14
Day's Range 286.13 - 294.42
Day's Volume 129,381
52-Week Range 99.48 - 336.99

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BALTIMORE, June 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one the fastest-growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA ®, today released findings from a nationally-rep...

1 day ago - PRNewsWire

Market-thumping sales growth is holding up through early 2021.

4 days ago - The Motley Fool

BALTIMORE, June 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities,  OPTAVIA® , announced today that its Board of Di...

1 week ago - PRNewsWire

Medifast (MED) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Does Medifast (MED) have what it takes to be a top stock pick for momentum investors? Let's find out.

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

If you are looking for stocks that are well positioned to maintain their recent uptrend, Medifast (MED) could be a great choice. It is one of the several stocks that passed through our "Recent Price Str...

1 week ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) has been benefiting from its OPTAVIA lifestyle solution and coaching support system. Additionally, the company has been speeding up its long-term supply-chain efforts.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

We have narrowed down our search to five growth stocks that have popped more than 10% in the past month. These are; MED, TEN, DDS, OLN and PDCE.

Other stocks mentioned: DDS, OLN, PDCE, TEN
2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) could produce exceptional returns because of its solid growth attributes.

2 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

As of late, it has definitely been a great time to be an investor of Medifast (MED)

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Here are four top-ranked liquid stocks -- MED, SWBI, HVT and EXPD -- that investors can bank on for impressive returns for a winning portfolio.

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3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

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Other stocks mentioned: DLA, GNK, SBLK, TSQ
3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) made it through our "Recent Price Strength" screen and could be a great choice for investors looking to make a profit from stocks that are currently on the move.

3 weeks ago - Zacks Investment Research

Crocs (CROX), MEDIFAST (MED), Golden Entertainment (GDEN) and Herbalife (HLF) are the top companies that at present have favorable efficiency level and thus are expected to provide stellar returns.

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

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1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) was a big mover last session on higher-than-average trading volume. The latest trend in earnings estimate revisions might help the stock continue moving higher in the near term.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast tops Q1 earnings and revenue estimates

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Dan Chard, Medifast Chairman & CEO joins the Yahoo Finance Live panel to discuss their Q1 earnings results. Watch the 2021 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholders Meeting on YouTube: https://youtu.be/gx-...

1 month ago - Yahoo Finance

Medifast (MED) could produce exceptional returns because of its solid growth attributes.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast's (MED) first-quarter 2021 results reflect robust earnings and sales growth. The company continued to gain on solid OPTAVIA performance, courtesy of a rise in active earning coaches.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 27.21% and 18.71%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2021. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

BALTIMORE, May 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities,  OPTAVIA® , today reported results for the first ...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Strength in the OPTAVIA lifestyle solution and coaching support system have most likely aided Medifast's (MED) first-quarter 2021 performance.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast is near a buy zone with earnings due on or around May 4. The post Stocks To Watch Ahead Of Earnings: Medifast appeared first on Investor's Business Daily.

1 month ago - Investors Business Daily

BALTIMORE, April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA®, will announce financial results for ...

1 month ago - PRNewsWire

Medifast (MED) possesses solid growth attributes, which could help it handily outperform the market.

1 month ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) has been benefiting from its OPTAVIA lifestyle solution and coaching support system, which is well placed given consumers' rising inclination toward health and wellness.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

BALTIMORE, March 24, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities,  OPTAVIA ® , today released survey findings fr...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Medifast (MED) possesses solid growth attributes, which could help it handily outperform the market.

2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

BALTIMORE, March 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities,  OPTAVIA ® , announced today that its Board of...

2 months ago - PRNewsWire

Crocs (CROX), iRobot (IRBT), Sprouts Farmers Market (SFM), Meridian Bioscience (VIVO) & MEDIFAST (MED) are the top five companies boasting solid efficiency levels at present.

Other stocks mentioned: CROX, IRBT, SFM, VIVO
2 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) could produce exceptional returns because of its solid growth attributes.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast's (MED) fourth-quarter 2020 results reflect strong earnings and sales growth. Robust OPTAVIA performance, courtesy of a rise in active earning coaches, fueled results.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast's (MED) fourth-quarter 2020 results are likely to reflect strength in OPTAVIA, thanks to consumers' growing inclination toward health and wellness.

3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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3 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Rotation Continues But Gains Pared On Capitol Protest: Target, Medifast, General Motors In Focus

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Rotation Continues But Gains Pared On Capitol Protest. Investor's Business Daily has been helping people invest smarter results by providing exclusive stock lists, investing data, stock market research,...

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5 months ago - Investors Business Daily

Several food companies are gaining on higher at-home consumption amid the pandemic. Also, focus on innovation and other brand-building efforts has been backing growth for B&G Foods (BGS), Hain Celestial...

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5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

BALTIMORE, Dec. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA®, announced today that Dan Chard, Chair...

5 months ago - PRNewsWire

Is (MED) Outperforming Other Consumer Staples Stocks This Year?

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) has been benefiting from strength in OPTAVIA along with a focus on core growth strategies even amid the pandemic.

5 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

BALTIMORE, Dec. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the global company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA®, announced that Non- Executive Chairma...

5 months ago - PRNewsWire

BALTIMORE, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA®, announced today that its Board of Directors ...

6 months ago - PRNewsWire

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6 months ago - GuruFocus

Is (MED) Outperforming Other Consumer Staples Stocks This Year?

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

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6 months ago - Forbes

Medifast (MED) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock?

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

Medifast (MED) has been gaining on robust performance of OPTAVIA. Also, the company has certain planned investments for growth, though they are likely to affect margins.

6 months ago - Zacks Investment Research

About MED

Medifast, Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and distributes weight loss, weight management, healthy living products, and other consumable health and nutritional products in the United States and the Asia-Pacific. It offers bars, bites, pretzels, puffs, cereal crunch, drinks, hearty choices, oatmeal, pancakes, puddings, soft serves, shakes, smoothies, soft bakes, and soups under the Medifast, OPTAVIA, Thrive by Medifast, Optimal Health by Take Shape for Life, and Flavors of Home brands. The company markets its products through point o... [Read more...]

Industry
Personal Services
Founded
1980
CEO
Daniel Chard
Employees
713
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
MED
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2020, Medifast's revenue was $934.84 million, an increase of 30.99% compared to the previous year's $713.67 million. Earnings were $102.86 million, an increase of 32.01%.

Financial Statements

Analyst Forecasts

According to 3 analysts, the average rating for Medifast stock is "Strong Buy." The 12-month stock price forecast is 360.00, which is an increase of 24.36% from the latest price.

Price Target
$360.00
(24.36% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Strong Buy