3-D printing could be a game-changer (BizTimes)
It’s become commonplace in this day and age for technology once seen as science fiction to become a reality and begin impacting people’s day-to-day lives. Such is becoming the case for 3-D printing, an industry that has seen significant growth in recent years, and even garnered a mention in President Barack Obama’s State of the Union Address earlier this year. But as 3-D printing marches toward the mainstream, how will businesses adjust to its growing presence in the marketplace? One example of this is taking place at Pewaukee-based Central Office Systems. The copier and printer dealer is now carrying the 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) product line of 3-D printers.
3D Systems PT Raised to $52.00 at Piper Jaffray (TDSC) (ZolMax)
3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) had its target price lifted by Piper Jaffray from $42.00 to $52.00 in a report released on Wednesday, ARN reports. Piper Jaffray currently has an overweight rating on the stock. Several other analysts have also recently commented on the stock. Analysts at Needham & Company raised their price target on shares of 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) from $42.00 to $52.00 in a research note to investors on Monday. They now have a buy rating on the stock. Separately, analysts at Maxim Group raised their price target on shares of 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) from $44.00 to $54.00 in a research note to investors on Monday.
You “Can Still CAN-SLIM” for High Growth with 3D Systems (InvestorIdeas)
As many investors know, CAN-SLIM is the mnemonic for a screen of high growth stocks that was developed by William J. O’Neil, successful investor, entrepreneur, and founder of Investor Business Daily. O’Neil began using his CAN-SLIM methodology in 1953, and the approach is generally regarded as one of the most effective screens for finding high growth stocks that will lead their sector and trade to higher highs. It’s a tried and true screen for early stage high growth stocks like what we see in the 3D printing space with companies like 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD), Stratasys, Ltd. (NASDAQ:SSYS), ExOne Co (NASDAQ:XONE), and ARCAM AB ORD (OTCMKTS:AMAVF).
3D Systems Launches Cubify Draw 3D Printing App for iOS (TenLinks)
3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) launched Cubify Draw, a mobile 3D printing app for iOS. Cubify Draw empowers anyone with an iPhone, iPad or iPad Mini device to create printable content with their fingertips. Users can digitally doodle with their finger or trace an imported picture and then enhance it with features like adjustable line thickness and height, auto-fill and auto-connect. Users can upload their drawing directly to Cubify or have the STL file emailed to them for printing. Cubify Draw is available in the App Store via free download. Cubify Draw deconstructs the barrier to entry for creating quality 3D printable content through a delightful paper-like user interface and easy upload process to Cubify.com for sharing and printing, making the digital-to-real experience seamless.
3D Systems Corporation (DDD): Is Human Body Parts The Next 3D Printing Revolution? (InsiderMonkey)
Just in case you missed it, the future has arrived. A Michigan toddler is living proof. Doctors used 3-D printing to create an artificial airway splint last year for Kaiba Gionfriddo. Without the airway, the then-3-month-old baby wouldn’t have survived. Little Kaiba is now 19 months old and breathing fine. …Seattle Children’s Hospital is already using technology from 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD) to improve care. Bioengineers with the hospital used 3D Systems Corporation (NYSE:DDD)’ VFlash Desktop 3-D printer to create solid models of infant nasal and oral passages. These models were then used to test different respiratory devices to determine which was most effective for use in treating patients.