The following video is from Friday's Motley Fool Money roundtable discussion with host Chris Hill, as well as analysts Charly Travers, Jeff Fischer, and Jason Moser.
In this segment, Jeff talks about why he likes the 3-D printing industry, and why the two leaders in that area, 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD ) and Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS ) are important companies to be following. They've both had an excellent year, and 3-D printing is ramping up to be a revolution in manufacturing things faster and cheaper.
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.