…financially, 3D Systems is back to being what it was before the boom happened, a marginal printer and equipment maker. Its gross profit of $85.46 million for the fourth quarter, for instance, was more than eaten up by the $22.97 million put into research, resulting in an operating loss of $5.7 million and total net loss of $10.13 million. The market cap is $1.28 billion.
The company isn’t under threat. There’s only $7 million of debt, receivables are finely balanced with payables, and there’s $136.3 million of cash and equivalents. In some ways it’s as if the boom never happened.
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