The Breakout in 3D Systems Is Real

After a rough first half, are 3-D printing stocks about to duplicate last year's success? Yesterday we finally saw signs of life in these much-maligned names. Is this a short-term blip, or is there real money behind this move? 

Last year marked the beginning of widespread public awareness of 3-D printing, resulting in massive rallies in stocks like Stratasys (SSYS) and 3D Systems (DDD). Then the excitement wore off and these names were pounded; on a year-to-date basis, 3D Systems is down 38.42%, and Stratasys has lost 19.33%. Those figures are calculated after yesterday's move, which saw DDD climb 6.4% and SSYS rise 6.54%....297 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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