Investors are disagreeing with the hype around 3-D printing and are ramping up their short positions as earnings in the sector disappoint.
Thursday's market selloff was like Wall Street's Ebola outbreak. But the panic is likely to subside, says "Fast Money" trader Jon Najarian.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
July 31- 3 D Systems Corp's quarterly profit missed the average analyst estimate, as higher costs associated with the launch of new products ate into the three-dimensional printer maker's profit margins.
July 31- 3 D Systems Corp's quarterly profit missed analysts' expectation as higher costs ate into the three-dimensional printer maker's profit margins. 3 D Systems' operating costs jumped by more than a half to $68 million in the second quarter ended June 30.
July 31- 3 D Systems Corp's quarterly net income fell 77 percent as its gross margins shrunk about 4 percentage points. Net income attributable to the company fell to $2.1 million, or 0.2 cents per share, in the second quarter ended June 30, from $9.3 million, or 10 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose to $151.5 million from $120.8 million.
NEW YORK, July 29- With some of Wall Street's more volatile names set to report in the next couple of days, traders who bet on big swings in shares are hoping to see moves more like Facebook than Netflix. Netflix, along with Gilead Sciences and several other stocks famous for their sharp gyrations, were unusually calm following their latest quarterly reports.
A crush of big cap earnings and arguably the most important economic reports until September make next week the busiest of the summer for markets.
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Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Despite heightened interested and a lack of competition, CNBC's Jim Cramer says investors should be careful with this industry.
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Some of Monday's midday movers:
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer breaks down the lagging 3-D technology sector and explains why 3D Systems deserves to be sold.