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Medifast, Inc.

NYSE: MED

Community Rating: 3 Stars: Appealing

32.06 0.54 (1.71%)

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Today's Open $31.47
Previous Close $31.52
Daily Range $31.39 - $32.14
52-Week Range $23.02 - $32.14
Market Cap $420.5M
P/E Ratio 18.53
Dividend (Yield) $0.00 (0.0%)
Volume 161,915
Average Daily Volume 265,209
Current FY EPS $1.86

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poggly57 (0)
Submitted March 8, 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.

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expert6 (0)
Submitted December 9, 2009

This is one of best shorts ever. Med is up about 9 times over its recent low. PE of 47 ( to the moon already ) Predominantly only substantial insider selling this year. Cash and real assets not mu … More

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Medifast, Inc. (MED) Description

The Company is engaged in the production, distribution, and sale of weight management and disease management products and other consumable health and diet products. Website: http://www.medifastdiet.com/

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