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Profile - Medifast, Inc. (OTC BB:MDFT.OB)
As of 31-Aug-2001
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11445 Cronhill Drive
Owings Mills, MD 21117
Phone: (410) 581-8042
Fax: (410) 581-8070
Employees (last reported count): 35
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·Insider and 5%+ Owners: 33%
·Over the last 6 months:
 · one insider buy; 1,000  shares
·Institutional: 0% (0% of float)
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Business Summary
Medifast, Inc., formerly known as HealthRite, Inc., is engaged in the production, distribution, and sale of consumable health and diet products. The Company, together with and its wholly owned operating subsidiary Jason Pharmaceuticals, Inc., manufactures and distributes Medifast branded and private label weight management products. These products are sold primarily through diet centers and licensed, qualified medical practitioners. Products include Medifast, Medifast Take Shape, and Medifast Plus with Super Citrimax.
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Financial Summary
Medifast, Inc. is engaged in production, distribution and sale of consumable health and diet products, including meal substitutes and sports nutrition products. For the six months ended 6/30/01, revenues increased 39% to $2.7 million. Net income before extraordinary item and applicable to Common totaled $380 thousand, up from $25 thousand. Revenues reflect an increase in teleweb sales. Earnings also benefitted from an improved margin due to a focused marketing strategy.
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FY2000 Pay

Bradley MacDonald, 53
Chairman, CEO
Dollar amounts are as of 31-Dec-2000 and compensation values are for the fiscal year ending on that date; "Pay" is salary, bonuses, etc..
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Statistics at a Glance -- OTC BB:MDFT.OBAs of 31-Aug-2001
Price and Volume
52-Week Low
on 3-Jan-2001
Recent Price$0.35 
52-Week High
on 13-Sep-2000
Daily Volume (3-month avg)1,182 
Daily Volume (10-day avg)0 
Stock Performance
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52-Week Change+103.5%
52-Week Change
relative to S&P500
Share-Related Items
Market Capitalization$2.28M
Shares Outstanding6.53M
Dividends & Splits
Annual Dividendnone 
Last Splitnone 
Per-Share Data
Book Value (mrq)$0.16 
Earnings (ttm)$0.12 
Earnings (mrq)$0.02 
Sales (ttm)$0.64 
Cash (mrq)$0.09 
Valuation Ratios
Price/Book (mrq)2.20 
Price/Earnings (ttm)3.04 
Price/Sales (ttm)0.55 
Income Statements
Sales (ttm)$4.65M
EBITDA (ttm)$851.0K
Income available to common (ttm)$799.0K
Profit Margin (ttm)23.1%
Operating Margin (ttm)13.5%
Fiscal Year
Fiscal Year EndsDec 31
Most recent quarter30-June-2001
Management Effectiveness
Return on Assets (ttm)36.34%
Return on Equity (ttm)191.51%
Financial Strength
Current Ratio (mrq)2.54 
Debt/Equity (mrq)0.63 
Total Cash (mrq)$592.0K
Short Interest
As of 8-Oct-1999
Shares Short11.0K
Percent of Float0.4%
Shares Short
(Prior Month)
Short Ratio0.58 
Daily Volume19.0K
See Profile Help for a description of each item above;   K = thousands;   M = millions;   mrq = most-recent quarter;   ttm = trailing twelve months;   (as of 30-June-2001)

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