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3D Printing Companies and the Business of Pump and Dump – 3D Printing Stocks

Makism3D Corp… If something sounds too good to be true, it most likely is.
http://www.hotstocked.com/article/71652/the-sec-suspends-makism-3d-corp-otcbb-mddd.html

The SEC Suspends Makism 3D Corp (OTCBB:MDDD) – HotStocked

http://www.hotstocked.com Fri, 13 Dec 2013 16:00:20 GMT

It’s Friday 13 today and the people who didn’t manage to get out of Makism 3D Corp (OTCBB:MDDD) on time should know this. Especially now that their…

 

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3D Printing stocks going higher?

Whitney Tilson Says 3D Printing Stock Is Going – Business Insider

http://www.businessinsider.com Mon, 06 Jan 2014 16:29:00 GMT

Hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson thinks the rise in 3D Printing System’s stock “will end very badly.”

 

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Why I’m Happy 3D Printing Stocks Declined

 

After hearing about a great new technology called 3-D printing two years ago, Fool.com contributor Matt Thalman has patiently waited for what seemed like an …

 

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3D Printing on The Technology Hype Cycle?

There are 5 phases of the technology hype cycle, a term now being more broadly used in the marketing of new technologies. According to the hype cycle, 3D printing is at the peak of inflated expectations.

3D Printing Hype Cycle
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Are 3D Printers Going Mainstream? Reality or Hype?

We are still a very long way from 3D printers going mainstream. According to a report by Gartner, only 56,507 3D printers costing less than $100,000 was sold in 2013.

Howerver, Gartner projects that the market for 3D printers will grow 97% annually over the next five years, which would mean 826,000 will be sold per year by the end of 2017.

There is still too much 3d printing hype around the technology for consumers. But companies are using 3D printers to make highly customizable parts.