Staples Selling 3-D Printers Doesn't Change Anything

Staples has partnered with 3D Systems to sell its Cube line of consumer 3-D printers online and in select stores. Shares reacted positively on the news, but Fool.com contributor Steve Heller doesn't believe it changes anything about the long-term prospects of a consumer-driven, 3-D printing revolution. Check out the video below to hear his thoughts on the subject and why he owns 3-D Systems over competitors.

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 the stock today. To start reading, simply click here now for instant access.

The article Staples Selling 3-D Printers Doesn't Change Anything originally appeared on Fool.com.

Rex Moore has no position in any stocks mentioned. Motley Fool contributor Steve Heller owns shares of 3D Systems. The Motley Fool recommends 3D Systems and Stratasys. The Motley Fool owns shares of 3D Systems, Staples, and Stratasys and has the following options: Short Jan 2014 $36 Calls on 3D Systems and Short Jan 2014 $20 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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