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The war waged against big tobacco has forced an entire industry to go on the defensive.
The new initiative comes about a week after tobacco stocks got slammed by the FDA's decision to reduce nicotine levels in tobacco products.
This FDA regulatory change hasn't created a buying opportunity like past changes have.
Tesla's earnings are due out this week.