Max Nisen is a Bloomberg Gadfly columnist covering biotech, pharma and health care. He previously wrote about management and corporate strategy for Quartz and Business Insider.

Good morning! This is Fly Charts, the daily-charts only newsletter from Gadfly; sign up here. From another benefit of organic foods to Puerto Rico's vultures, here are four charts that tell you what you need to know in business today.

Is There an Echo?
Amazon likely never would have gained its commanding lead in the market for voice-activated home speakers without an embarrassing Fire phone flop.
Source: Consumer Intelligence Research Partners estimates based on a survey of 300 people conducted in July 2017
Stock Build
H&M deserves credit for investing in cool new concepts, but it still needs to find a way to fix growing problems (and inventory) at its core brand.
Source: Bloomberg
Organic Growth
Hain Celestial is reaping the rewards of its focus on organic and healthy food.
Source: Bloomberg
Falling Expectations
Now is not the time for Puerto Rico's bondholders to try to squeeze a few extra cents out of their troubled investments.
Source: MSRB

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