A product that represents a clear technological advance over competing products can generally command a high price. Because technological advances tend to be quickly surpassed and companies want to make large profits while they still can, many companies charge the maximum possible price for such a product. But large profits on the new product will give competitors a strong incentive to quickly match the new product's capabilities. Consequently, the strategy to maximize overall profit from a new product is to charge less than the greatest possible price.
In the argument above, the two portions in boldface play which of the following roles?
(A) The first is a consideration that has been raised to argue that a certain strategy is counterproductive; the second presents that strategy.
(B) The first is a consideration raised to support the strategy that the argument recommends; the second presents that strategy.
(C) The first is a consideration raised to explain the appeal of a certain strategy; the second presents that strategy.
(D) The first is an assumption, rejected by the argument, that has been used to justify a course of action; the second presents that course of action.
(E) The first is a consideration that has been used to justify pursuing a goal that the argument rejects; the second presents a course of action that has been adopted in pursuit of that goal.
申友解析：首先判断：结构 -- 关系 -- 结论
单一观点结构：目标 - 方案
Consequently + strategy 表示最终方案
(A) counterproductive 和目标相反，排除
(B) 注意中间的but，说明 because 和 consequently 之后的内容存在轻微的转折关系，所以 第一句话并非完全 support 结论，排除
(C) 诉求 & 方案，正确
(E) 没有goal被reject， 排除