Ask a Fool: Is 3D Systems a Value Investment Choice?

In this segment of the Motley Fool's "Ask a Fool" video series, analyst Blake Bos takes a question from a Motley Fool reader, who asks, "Is 3D Systems a value investing choice?" While 3D Systems is one of the cheaper plays in the 3-D printing space, Blake cautions investors that the value investing approach may not be a good fit with the high valuations and wild volatility in the 3-D printing industry today. Blake then gives one strategy that investors who are interested in 3-D printing stocks can use to get into a position while still mitigating risk.

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The Economist
compares this disruptive invention to the steam engine and the printing press. Business Insider says it's "the next trillion dollar industry." And everyone from BMW, to Nike, to the U.S. Air Force is already using it every day. Watch The Motley Fool's shocking video presentation today to discover the garage gadget that's putting an end to the Made In China era... and learn the investing strategy we've used to double our money on these three stocks. Click here to watch now!

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