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Medifast is a leading provider of clinically proven, portion-controlled weight-loss programs. Medifast is on a mission to enrich lives by providing innovative choices for lasting health.When you choose Medifast, you get a powerful product along with the support of an unusually committed company. We are passionate about offering hope to those who want freedom from obesity.

Unlike other companies who manufacture their foods overseas, Medifast makes most of its products in our wholly-owned manufacturing facility just a couple of blocks from our executive offices in Owings Mills, MD. We offer over 70 meal replacement products, including bars, brownies, soups, chili, puddings, and oatmeals.

TypePublic
Founded1980
HQBaltimore, US
Websitemedifast1.com
Employee Ratings3

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)420(+6%)
Job Openings25
Revenue (FY, 2018)$501 M(+67%)
Share Price (Nov 2019)$79.8

Medifast Office Locations

Medifast has an office in Baltimore
Baltimore, US (HQ)
100 International Drive 18th Floor
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Medifast Financials and Metrics

Medifast Revenue

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Medifast's revenue was reported to be $501 m in FY, 2018
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Revenue (Q3, 2019)

190.1m

Gross profit (Q3, 2019)

142.9m

Gross profit margin (Q3, 2019), %

75.2%

Net income (Q3, 2019)

15.9m

EBIT (Q3, 2019)

20.3m

Market capitalization (12-Nov-2019)

945.0m

Closing stock price (12-Nov-2019)

79.8

Cash (30-Sep-2019)

81.2m
Medifast's current market capitalization is $945 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

356.9m285.3m272.8m274.5m301.6m501.0m

Revenue growth, %

12%(20%)(4%)1%

Cost of goods sold

89.0m76.1m71.5m68.9m73.8m121.1m

Gross profit

267.8m209.2m201.3m205.7m227.8m379.9m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

86.5m86.5m80.9m74.0m73.4m72.2m65.9m72.3m71.1m68.6m70.6m75.7m77.2m98.6m117.3m139.2m165.9m187.1m190.1m

Cost of goods sold

21.6m22.6m20.5m19.1m19.6m19.0m16.8m19.2m17.9m16.4m17.7m18.1m19.0m23.8m28.5m32.0m40.7m46.4m47.1m

Gross profit

64.9m63.9m60.4m54.9m53.8m53.2m49.2m53.2m53.2m52.2m52.9m57.6m58.2m74.8m88.8m107.2m125.1m140.7m142.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

75%74%75%74%73%74%75%74%75%76%75%76%75%76%76%77%75%75%75%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

36.4m24.5m42.0m52.4m75.1m81.4m

Inventories

18.1m2.9m13.3m18.3m19.3m38.9m

Current Assets

92.0m81.9m88.1m101.3m125.2m145.5m

PP&E

40.3m33.5m29.0m19.8m18.6m19.7m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

24.0m13.2m20.1m17.8m27.7m55.8m

Depreciation and Amortization

11.4m8.1m7.1m5.4m4.2m4.4m

Inventories

2.7m(349.0k)2.4m(5.0m)(1.0m)(18.7m)

Accounts Payable

(1.4m)(376.0k)(2.4m)770.0k10.7m16.0m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

18.7m6.0m11.7m16.5m4.4m10.7m16.2m4.3m7.7m13.7m6.1m13.7m20.4m12.2m26.4m40.1m20.8m42.1m58.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

7.9m2.5m5.1m7.3m3.7m5.4m1.6m3.0m4.2m1.1m2.1m3.2m1.5m2.7m3.5m1.1m2.2m3.4m

Inventories

3.4m2.2m480.0k1.9m14.2m3.3m4.0m92.0k2.0m(1.7m)(1.6m)263.0k2.3m2.9m(6.7m)(23.6m)(4.4m)(9.6m)(13.0m)

Accounts Payable

2.1m(621.0k)(1.6m)310.0k25.5m(596.0k)(1.7m)1.3m(229.0k)1.8m(1.2m)(22.0k)1.8m(3.4m)12.0m21.7m14.7m14.0m15.6m
USDY, 2019

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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Medifast Operating Metrics

FY, 2016

Distribution Centers

2

Facilities

1
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Medifast Revenue Breakdown

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Medifast revenue breakdown by business segment: 81.0% from Take Shape For Life, 12.8% from Medifast Direct, 5.7% from MWCC- Franchise and 0.5% from Other

Medifast Online and Social Media Presence

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Medifast News and Updates

Medifast, Inc. Announces 56 Percent Increase in Quarterly Dividend

BALTIMORE, Dec. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading manufacturer and distributor of clinically proven, healthy living products and programs, announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a $0.75 cash dividend to its stockholders. The quarterly cash...

Medifast, Inc. Completes $10 Million Stock Repurchase

BALTIMORE, Nov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading manufacturer and distributor of clinically proven, healthy living products and programs, today announced it has completed a $10 million stock repurchase. This repurchase was made as part of the Company's...

Medifast, Inc. Announces Third Quarter 2018 Financial Results

BALTIMORE, Nov. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Medifast, Inc. (NYSE: MED), a leading manufacturer and distributor of clinically proven, healthy living products and programs, today reported financial results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2018. Third Quarter 2018 Highlights: Revenue of ...

Short seller Gotham is questioning the quality of Medifast products (MED)

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Medifast Blogs

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Medifast Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Medifast founded?

    Medifast was founded in 1980.

  • How many employees does Medifast have?

    Medifast has 420 employees.

  • What is Medifast revenue?

    Latest Medifast annual revenue is $501 m.

  • What is Medifast revenue per employee?

    Latest Medifast revenue per employee is $1.2 m.

  • Who are Medifast competitors?

    Competitors of Medifast include The Joint, Partnership Assurance Group and Noom.

  • Where is Medifast headquarters?

    Medifast headquarters is located at 100 International Drive 18th Floor, Baltimore.

  • Where are Medifast offices?

    Medifast has an office in Baltimore.

  • How many offices does Medifast have?

    Medifast has 1 office.