3D Printing Stocks – Up 1000% in 3 years, then Down 90% in 2 years, Now What?

  • Posted by on August 24th, 2016 at 8:29 am

The so-called story stocks often give up 50% to 90% of their upside moves. This happened to 3D printing stocks in the past couple of years after their earnings and sales numbers didn’t live up to market’s heightened expectations.

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2016 has been the year of comebacks. Many highly-shorted stocks that in January were trading 80% to 90% below their all-time high prices, staged impressive comebacks. 3D printing stocks belong that group.

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What’s interesting is that their most recent earnings reports came in far below expectations. After a few weeks of violent volatility, they managed to swipe the bad news under the rug and move higher. Such price behavior can only be seen in a bull market.

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