In a vacuum if the continually resulted in a 30% return, it would be better to compound your money there.
The key thing is you need to buy stocks cheap ie as close to per share book value as you can.
Why on earth does it make sense to buy foxconn? Foxconn does not have anything proprietary that a dozen other assembly mfg companies in China can do.
share buy backs would not incur a double taxation that a dividend might.
In addition, you can even select shoes by either made in america or assembled in america (less than 60% american content).
I did a quick google search and came up with this
"The NexGenCI project seeks to significantly upgrade existing x-ray backscatter, whole-body-imaging, bulk detection portals already in use by the TSA"
Boy were those bad.