Is This the Best Overall 3-D Printing Investment?

Comparing organic growth rates is one of the most effective ways to compare 3-D printing investments. Taking it a step further, if you compare a company's organic growth rate against the industry growth rate, it can allow an investor to quickly gauge if a company is gaining or losing market share.

Fool.com contributor Steve Heller compares the organic growth rates of 3D Systems (NYSE: DDD  ) , Stratasys (NASDAQ: SSYS  ) , and ExOne (NASDAQ: XONE  ) , and by this measure determines that 3D Systems remains the best all-around 3-D printing investment. Check out the video below to get the full story.

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  • Report this Comment On August 14, 2013, at 6:34 PM, chris293 wrote:

    Good info Steve, this is why I picked 3D Systems over the other companies last year. 3D was profitable where the others were not. This is like betting on the future with SSYS and XONE, but as always 'you never know'. I'm sure they are both good companies. We have to keep doing our homework to stay ahead of the game.

  • Report this Comment On August 15, 2013, at 6:04 AM, cellofool100 wrote:

    I bought them both and they are doing great for me!

  • Report this Comment On August 15, 2013, at 11:54 AM, IdgitFool wrote:

    I bought all 3 recently. Mostly flat on 3D, up the most in SSYS (about 12%) and maybe 5% gain on XONE (a very wild ride - one point was up over 20%.) XONE will make you feel like you want off the rollercoaster, but I'm hanging on for the long term.

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