SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): February 26, 2019
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other
jurisdiction of incorporation)
|100 International Drive, Baltimore, Maryland 21202|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)|
|Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (410) 581-8042|
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Item 2.02.||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On February 26, 2019, Medifast, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing its earnings for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2018.
A copy of the Press Release is being furnished as Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto and is incorporated by reference herein. This information is being furnished in this report and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for any purpose, including for the purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.1||Press release dated February 26, 2019 titled “Medifast, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Financial Results”|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|By:||/s/ Timothy Robinson|
Chief Financial Officer
|Dated: February 26, 2019|