In the following video, Motley Fool industrials analyst Blake Bos looks at the most important news coming out of the 3-D printing world right now. He discusses 3D Systems' (NYSE: DDD ) new partnership with Staples (NASDAQ: SPLS ) and tells investors what to follow to see how well these printers contribute to the company's bottom line on the retail end. Blake also looks at General Electric (NYSE: GE ) and discusses this massive company's plans to incorporate additive manufacturing into its production line.
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.