Technical Analysis for MED - MEDIFAST INC

Grade Last Price % Change Price Change
grade C 165.54 1.22% 2.00
MED closed up 1.22 percent on Thursday, August 13, 2020, on 82 percent of normal volume. Note that the stock is in oversold territory based on its Slow Stochastic indicator (14, 3, 3) -- sideways movement or a bounce should not be unexpected.

Trend Table & Recent Signals

ADX Long Term Intermediate Term Short Term
Strong Up Up Down
Historical MED trend table...

Date Alert Name Type % Chg
20 DMA Resistance Bearish 0.00%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 0.00%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 0.00%
Oversold Stochastic Weakness 0.00%
20 DMA Resistance Bearish 1.22%
Bollinger Band Squeeze Range Contraction 1.22%
Calm After Storm Range Contraction 1.22%
Narrow Range Bar Range Contraction 1.22%
NR7 Range Contraction 1.22%
Inside Day Range Contraction 1.22%

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Medifast, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the production, distribution, and sale of weight loss and weight management products, and other consumable health and diet products. The company operates through two segments, Medifast, and Medifast Weight Control Centers and Wholesale. Its product lines include weight loss and management, meal replacement, and vitamins. The company offers crunch bars, shakes, hot drinks, cold drinks, bites, pretzels, puffs, brownies, soft bakes, cereal crunches, eggs, macaroni and cheese, oatmeal, pancakes, syrups, puddings, soft serves, soups, chili, soy crisps, crackers, and digestive health products under Medifast and Essential 1 brands, as well as for private label customers. It also operates and franchises Medifast weight control centers that offer programs for weight loss and maintenance, customized patient counseling, Inbody composition analysis, and monitoring with a BodyGem resting metabolic rate measurement device. As of December 31, 2012, Medifast, Inc. operated weight control centers in 87 locations in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Texas, Florida, Maryland, North Carolina, and Virginia; and 35 franchise centers. The company sells its products through various channels of distribution comprising the Internet, call center, independent health advisors, medical professionals, weight loss clinics, and direct consumer marketing. Medifast, Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Owings Mills, Maryland.
Health Food And Drink Nutrition Obesity Counseling Weight Management Products Diet Products Meal Replacement

Is MED a Buy, Sell or Hold?

Indicator Bull Case Neutral / Hold Bear Case
50 DMA
200 DMA
ADX Trend
Oversold / Overbought
Relative Strength


Indicator Value
52 Week High 183.54
52 Week Low 49.03
Average Volume 281,954
200-Day Moving Average 102.90
50-Day Moving Average 145.20
20-Day Moving Average 166.50
10-Day Moving Average 168.06
Average True Range 6.70
ADX 48.68
+DI 28.47
-DI 16.58
Chandelier Exit (Long, 3 ATRs ) 163.43
Chandelier Exit (Short, 3 ATRs ) 172.85
Upper Bollinger Band 176.12
Lower Bollinger Band 156.89
Percent B (%b) 0.45
BandWidth 11.55
MACD Line 5.57
MACD Signal Line 7.84
MACD Histogram -2.2692
Fundamentals Value
Market Cap 1.97 Billion
Num Shares 11.9 Million
EPS 1.99
Price-to-Earnings (P/E) Ratio 83.19
Price-to-Sales 2.72
Price-to-Book 7.24
PEG Ratio 1.99
Dividend 1.28
Dividend Yield 0.77%
Pivot Point Level Traditional / Classic Fibonacci Demark Woodie Camarilla
Resistance 4 (R4) 171.86
Resistance 3 (R3) 172.16 170.34 170.81
Resistance 2 (R2) 170.34 168.73 170.19 170.46
Resistance 1 (R1) 167.94 167.74 169.14 167.65 170.11
Pivot Point 166.13 166.13 166.73 165.98 166.13
Support 1 (S1) 163.73 164.51 164.93 163.43 160.97
Support 2 (S2) 161.91 163.52 161.76 160.62
Support 3 (S3) 159.51 161.91 160.27
Support 4 (S4) 159.22