3D Systems' True Competitor Has Risen: Makerbot

While 3D Systems has long been a reliably exciting stock due to the huge amount of potential 3-D printing has in the manufacturing world, the stock has also been somewhat inflated due to high investor expectations. Recently, it took a hit. In this video, Motley Fool industrials analyst Blake Bos tells us about a new competitor on the horizon for 3D Systems, and why it may have several competitive advantages.

3D Systems is at the leading edge of a disruptive technological revolution, with the broadest portfolio of 3-D printers in the industry. However, despite years of earnings growth, 3D Systems' share price has risen even faster, and today the company sports a dizzying valuation. To help investors decide whether the future of additive manufacturing is bright enough to justify the lofty price tag on the company's shares, The Motley Fool has compiled a premium research report on whether 3D Systems is a buy right now. In our report, we take a close look at 3D Systems' opportunities, risks, and critical factors for growth. You'll also find reasons to buy or sell, and receive a full year of analyst updates with the report. To start reading, simply click here now for instant access.


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Blake Bos has no position in any stocks mentioned. Isaac Pino owns shares of 3D Systems. The Motley Fool recommends 3D Systems. The Motley Fool owns shares of 3D Systems and has the following options: Short Jan 2014 $55 Calls on 3D Systems and Short Jan 2014 $30 Puts on 3D Systems. Try any of our Foolish newsletter services free for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe that considering a diverse range of insights makes us better investors. The Motley Fool has a disclosure policy.

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