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Invest Implications: 'Forecast Analysis: Print Hardware, Software and Services, Worldwide, 2Q17 Update'

Published: 21 August 2017

ID: G00341492

Analyst(s): Andrew Neff


Despite some growth in 2017 through 2018 due to an improved global economy, the five-year CAGR forecast through 2021 remains negative, owing to the continuation of secular pressures to reduce printing expenses and the impact of digital office, despite growth in printer software and services.

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