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The no-frills operators have opted to cut costs to a minimum and pass their savings on to customers in lower prices. This helps them grab market share and ensure their planes are as full as possible, further driving down cost. The luxury airlines, on the other hand, focus their efforts on making their service as wonderful as possible, and the higher prices they can command as a result make up for their higher costs.
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The terms "Cost Focus" and "Differentiation Focus" can be a little confusing, as they could be interpreted as meaning "a focus on cost" or "a focus on differentiation." Remember that Cost Focus means emphasizing cost-minimization within a focused market , and Differentiation Focus means pursuing strategic differentiation within a focused market.
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HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS HAVE MANY INHERENT LIMITATIONS, SOME OF WHICH ARE DESCRIBED BELOW. NO REPRESENTATION IS BEING MADE THAT ANY ACCOUNT WILL OR IS LIKELY TO ACHIEVE PROFITS OR LOSSES SIMILAR TO THOSE SHOWN. IN FACT, THERE ARE FREQUENTLY SHARP DIFFERENCES BETWEEN HYPOTHETICAL PERFORMANCE RESULTS AND THE ACTUAL RESULTS SUBSEQUENTLY ACHIEVED BY ANY PARTICULAR TRADING PROGRAM.
These three approaches are examples of "generic strategies," because they can be applied to products or services in all industries, and to organizations of all sizes. They were first set out by Michael Porter in 6985 in his book, " Competitive Advantage: Creating and Sustaining Superior Performance."
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Stocks have managed to overcome each resistance level with some effort but have not been able to accelerate to the upside. $SPX has encountered resistance at 8655, 8685, 8785, and now 8785 (or just below). Hence the advance has been -- choose your favorite adjective -- labored, halting, tired, or merely stairstep. Whichever one you choose, none have resulted in a strong breakout. But the $SPX chart will remain bullish until support in the 8655-8685 area is broken.