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Medifast, Inc. (MED)

Stock Price: $234.63 USD -8.53 (-3.51%)
Updated Mar 8, 2021 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Market Cap 2.86B
Revenue (ttm) 934.84M
Net Income (ttm) 102.86M
Shares Out 11.77M
EPS (ttm) 8.68
PE Ratio 27.03
Forward PE n/a
Dividend $4.52
Dividend Yield 1.93%
Trading Day March 8
Last Price $234.63
Previous Close $243.16
Change ($) -8.53
Change (%) -3.51%
Day's Open 243.31
Day's Range 231.95 - 246.87
Day's Volume 125,598
52-Week Range 47.19 - 279.46

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Zacks Investment Research - 3 days ago

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

Zacks Investment Research - 1 week ago

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.

Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

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

Zacks Investment Research - 2 weeks ago

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Investors Business Daily - 2 months ago

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

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Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

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PRNewsWire - 2 months ago

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 Ch...

Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

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

Zacks Investment Research - 2 months ago

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

PRNewsWire - 2 months ago

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- Executi...

PRNewsWire - 2 months ago

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 ...

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Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

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

Forbes - 3 months ago

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Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

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

Zacks Investment Research - 3 months ago

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.

OTC PR Wire - 3 months ago

The functional foods market saw sales top $267 billion in February of this year on a global basis, with sales in the US reaching $63 billion, according to Euromonitor 2020.

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OTC PR Wire - 3 months ago

Healthy Living Stocks for the Win (NASDAQ: WW) (NYSE: PLNT) (OTC: SBEV) (NYSE: MED)

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Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Medifast's (MED) third-quarter 2020 results reflect increased earnings and sales. Robust OPTAVIA performance, courtesy of rise in active earning coaches, fuels results.

Seeking Alpha - 4 months ago

Medifast, Inc. (MED) CEO Dan Chard on Q3 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Medifast (MED) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 16.87% and 10.20%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Seeking Alpha - 4 months ago

Medifast, Inc. (MED) CEO Dan Chard on Q3 2020 Results - Quick Version Earnings Call Transcript

PRNewsWire - 4 months ago

BALTIMORE, Nov. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the company behind one of the fastest growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA®, which offers Lifelong Transformatio...

Seeking Alpha - 4 months ago

The large amount of overweight adults in the United States and other regions provides a significant market for Medifast's growth. Medifast has positive revenue and earnings growth momentum tha...

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Medifast's (MED) third-quarter results are likely to reflect gains from consumers' increased inclination toward health products amid the pandemic. However, high costs are a concern.

PRNewsWire - 4 months ago

BALTIMORE, Oct. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), the company behind one of the fastest-growing health and wellness communities, OPTAVIA®, will announce financial results fo...

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Medifast's (MED) OPTAVIA lifestyle solution bodes well amid evolving consumer interests in health and wellness. However, rising costs are a concern.

Zacks Investment Research - 4 months ago

Medifast (MED) has an impressive earnings surprise history and currently possesses the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely beat in its next quarterly report.

Zacks Investment Research - 5 months ago

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

GuruFocus - 5 months ago

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PRNewsWire - 5 months ago

BALTIMORE, Sept. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc.

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

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

CNBC Television - 6 months ago

Medifast CEO Dan Chard discusses why his company has been so successful

Health and wellness company Medifast shares are up by 220 percent since the March lows as people are taking a renewed interest in staying fit amid the pandemic. CEO of Medifast Dan Chard joins...

Zacks Investment Research - 6 months ago

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

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Seeking Alpha - 6 months ago

With a current revenue of nearly $400 million, it is now clear the company will exceed its original revenue guidance.

Zacks Investment Research - 7 months ago

Medifast's (MED) second-quarter 2020 results reflect solid earnings and sales. Strong OPTAVIA performance, thanks to a substantial rise in active earning coaches, boosted results.

Seeking Alpha - 7 months ago

Medifast, Inc. (MED) CEO Dan Chard on Q2 2020 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Zacks Investment Research - 7 months ago

Medifast (MED) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 6.52% and 12.97%, respectively, for the quarter ended June 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

Zacks Investment Research - 7 months ago

Seven top-ranked companies are poised to beat on earnings today after the closing bell.

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About MED

Medifast, 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 of sale... [Read more...]

Industry
Personal Services
Founded
1980
CEO
Daniel Chard
Employees
713
Stock Exchange
NYSE
Ticker Symbol
MED
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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 289.25, which is an increase of 23.28% from the latest price.

Price Target
$289.25
(23.28% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Strong Buy