$137.85 $0.56 (0.4%)

11:20 AM EDT on 06/17/19

Medifast Inc (NYSE:MED)

CAPS Rating: 3 out of 5

The Company is engaged in the production, distribution, and sale of weight management and disease management products and other consumable health and diet products.

Current Price $137.85 Mkt Cap $1.7B
Open $137.33 P/E Ratio 0.00
Prev. Close $137.29 Div. (Yield) $8.09 (1.9%)
Daily Range $137.08 - $139.32 Volume 8,146
52-Wk Range $106.44 - $159.41 Avg. Daily Vol. 5

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Top NYSE:MED Bull/Bear Pitches

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poggly57 (< 20)
Submitted March 08, 2011

America is fat and this company will help them get thinner. :) I think this one will be up quite a bit sometime over the next year. Don't know that I'd hold for a long time after that.

sunnyspot (< 20)
Submitted February 04, 2012

Despite brief rally last year after SEC troubles cleared, stock continues to decline, with analysts proposing that clients are moving toward the Weight Watchers style of weight management.

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Member Avatar AnsgarJohn (96.69) Submitted: 6/14/2019 8:41:30 AM : Outperform Start Price: $142.40 NYSE:MED Score: -3.50

Medifast Gross Profitability 204% Sales $568m - $138m COGS / $210m assets = 204%

I’ll start by explaining what the gross profitability anomaly is. It is the ratio of gross profits (revenues less cost of goods sold) to total assets. Rather than relying solely on the income statement, Novy-Marx tied profitability to the balance sheet. Doing so helps to analyze how effectively a company is using its assets to realize gross profits. (A bloated balance sheet will reduce the ratio.) Novy-Marx himself views gross profits as a growth indicator since net earnings can be “punished” for growth-related activities such as advertising and research & development.

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Member Avatar gunterle (65.25) Submitted: 12/19/2016 1:24:11 PM : Outperform Start Price: $39.46 NYSE:MED Score: +220.65

signal

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Member Avatar rknapton (84.68) Submitted: 8/22/2013 4:27:22 PM : Outperform Start Price: $23.74 NYSE:MED Score: +406.42

Long. Weight loss and weight management food products. Revenue growth seems to be slowing, but perhaps a good value at 16x ttm, 12x fye earnings, along with a very healthy balance sheet.

Leaderboard

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Score Leader

mackiealf

mackiealf (86.73) Score: +2,416.96

The Score Leader is the player with the highest score across all their picks in MED.

Top
Pick
Member Name Member
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
Gain
Index
Gain
Score Commentary
mackiealf 86.73 2/17/2009 Outperform NS $4.94 +2,687.93% +270.96% +2,416.96 0 Comment
Lobo0570 94.15 8/10/2007 Outperform 5Y $6.00 +2,198.44% +111.47% +2,086.97 0 Comment
edkeller < 20 9/29/2008 Outperform 1Y $6.32 +2,081.85% +149.71% +1,932.14 1 Comment
MONEYANDPOWER 79.02 7/25/2007 Outperform 1Y $6.60 +1,988.00% +102.72% +1,885.28 0 Comment
ROMERO58 < 20 4/20/2007 Outperform NS $6.76 +1,937.16% +106.89% +1,830.27 0 Comment
callistyler 64.83 2/12/2007 Outperform 3Y $7.28 +1,793.67% +113.90% +1,679.77 0 Comment
raedward < 20 7/23/2007 Outperform NS $7.44 +1,751.76% +98.04% +1,653.72 1 Comment
megell 59.27 7/23/2007 Outperform 3W $7.44 +1,751.76% +98.04% +1,653.72 0 Comment
smallcapsurfer 83.45 8/22/2008 Outperform 1Y $7.48 +1,742.70% +131.25% +1,611.45 0 Comment
brainsmile < 20 8/25/2008 Outperform 5Y $7.48 +1,742.70% +132.31% +1,610.39 0 Comment

Wall Street

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Player Name Player
Rating
Start
Date
Call Time
Frame
Start
Price
Stock
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S&P
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Score End Date Commentary
TrackUltraLong < 20 11/12/2012 Underperform NS $27.11 +408.26% +109.30% -298.96 1 Comment
Anonymous331 34.96 1/30/2012 Outperform 5Y $16.29 +24.74% +3.41% +21.33 7/9/2012 @ $20.32 0 Comment
TrackAurigaUSA 62.93 9/28/2011 Outperform NS $15.90 +766.70% +146.28% +620.42 0 Comment
TrackJanney 85.71 5/26/2011 Outperform NS $23.30 +491.54% +119.70% +371.84 0 Comment
TrackWedbush 88.24 12/1/2010 Outperform NS $22.69 +507.29% +141.32% +365.96 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 86.19 8/19/2010 Underperform 3W $25.63 +437.67% +170.36% -267.30 0 Comment
TrackWayneRogers 58.21 8/6/2010 Outperform 3M $27.01 +410.16% +158.09% +252.06 0 Comment
TrackNorthlandSe < 20 5/6/2010 Outperform NS $32.54 -57.04% +7.79% -64.83 11/4/2011 @ $13.98 0 Comment
TrackJimCramer 86.19 10/7/2009 Outperform 3W $21.71 +28.97% +1.97% +27.01 8/19/2010 @ $28.00 0 Comment
TrackBBTCapMkts 53.76 1/19/2007 Outperform NS $8.43 +1,534.58% +115.99% +1,418.59 0 Comment
TrackRyanBeck < 20 9/25/2006 Outperform NS $8.85 -2.94% -1.05% -1.89 3/1/2007 @ $8.59 0 Comment

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