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Campbell Reports Third Quarter Results; Diluted Earnings Per Share At $.32

New Soup Initiatives Outlined CAMDEN, NJ, MAY 17, 2000—Campbell Soup Company (NYSE: CPB) today reported diluted earnings per share of $.32 for its fiscal third quarter ended April 30, 2000, a 14 percent decline versus $.37 a year earlier. Net earnings were $139 million compared to $162 million in the same quarter a year ago….