- Last Close 115.84
- Sector Consumer Cyclical
- Industry Personal Services
- Investment Style Small Value
- Day Range 114.59 – 118.46
- Year Range 96.00 – 200.82
- Market Cap 1.2658 Bil
- Volume / Avg 170,446.0 / 139,297.8
- Price / Sales 0.81
- Price / Book 8.41
- Forward Div Yield 5.66%
- Trailing Div Yield 5.66%
Morningstar‘s Stock Analysis MED
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Company Profile MED
Medifast Inc is a US-based company that produces, distributes and sells products concerning weight loss, weight management, and healthy living. The company generates its revenue from point of sale transactions executed over an e-commerce platform for weight loss, weight management, and other consumable health and nutritional products.
Baltimore, MD, 21202
FAQs for Medifast Inc Stock
Yes. MED has a forward dividend yield of 5.64%.
MED’s full dividends and stock split history
on the Dividend tab.
Dividend yield allows investors, particularly those interested in dividend-paying stocks, to compare the relationship between a stock’s price and how it rewards stockholders through dividends. The formula for calculating dividend yield is to divide the annual dividend paid per share by the stock price.
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MED’s market cap is 1.27 Bil.
Market capitalization is calculated by taking a company’s share price and multiplying it by the total number of shares. It’s often used to measure a company’s size. In the Morningstar Style Box, large-cap names account for the largest 70% of U.S. stocks, mid-cap names account for the largest 70–90%, and small-cap names are the remaining 10% of companies.
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MED’s stock style is Small Value.
Style is an investment factor that has a meaningful impact on investment risk and returns. Style is calculated by combining value and growth scores, which are first individually calculated.
High-growth stocks tend to represent the technology, healthcare, and communications sectors. They rarely distribute dividends to shareholders, opting for reinvestment in their businesses. More value-oriented stocks tend to represent financial services, utilities, and energy stocks. These are established companies that reliably pay dividends.
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MED’s beta can be found in Trading Information at the top of this page.
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