Stratasys, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SSYS) should continue to benefit from the growth in the nascent additive manufacturing market, driven by is leading position in FDM (fused deposition modeling), one of the most cost-effective technologies available today. The company's strong margin profile further provides solidity to the fundamentals.
Stratasys is one of the global leaders of additive manufacturing solutions for rapid prototyping (RP) and manufacturing applications. The company's products include consumer and production-grade additive manufacturing systems, consumables, and services targeted at a wide range of industries.
[Related -3D Systems Corporation (DDD): A 3T Look At 3D - Déjà Vu All Over Again?]
With the recent merger with Objet, Stratasys has cemented its lead as the largest shipper of industrial 3D printing units in the world. Stratasys acquired consumer-focused MakerBot in 2013 for its desktop 3D printer technology, Thingiverse website, and consumer installed base.