The 3-D printing space has a lot of investors very excited about its wide range of possibilities as we begin to understand the applications of this technology better. ExOne (NASDAQ: XONE ) is the newest player in this space to go public. The company has a very different large-scale industrial manufacturing focus for its printers than the other two public competitors in the space. It is becoming a compelling growth story, but is it a buy at these prices? In this video, Motley Fool industrials analyst Blake Bos takes a look at ExOne's orders for 2013 versus its production capacity, discusses leadership at the company, and takes a look at its projected growth and guidance, to help investors tell if ExOne is overvalued or undervalued today.
But ExOne competitor 3D Systems has 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.