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Companies continue to report quarterly earnings, with three Dow components on Thursday's docket: Procter & Gamble and Travelers before the bell, and Intel after the close. Markets fell sharply on Monday amid fears that the new virus could have an impact on global growth. Eliminating this expense and using reusable cloths instead can save the average American family of four hundreds of dollars every year. "We continue to face the challenges of a very volatile macro and geopolitical landscape and a competitive response to our growth, but all-in, we're continuing to make progress behind a set of integrated and mutually reinforcing strategies," Chief Financial and Operating Officer Jon Moeller told analysts. A month later, iFixit gave the Surface Pro X tablet, featuring a Qualcomm chip, a six and said it was "cautiously optimistic" about the device "since ripping into the Surface Laptop 3

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