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Shares of

Source Interlink


were among the


winners Monday, rising 9.1% after the company previewed first-quarter earnings that were ahead of expectations.

The company, which provides marketing services for entertainment products, said that it expects pro forma earnings of 10 cents to 12 cents a share. Analysts polled by Thomson First Call were expecting adjusted earnings of 7 cents a share. Results were helped by profitability at Alliance Entertainment that was better than expected. Source Interlink plans to report its full results during the week of June 6. Shares traded up 86 cents to $10.27.

Campbell Soup


rose 1.6% after the company posted third-quarter earnings that were better than expected. The food maker earned $146 million, or 35 cents a share, on sales of $1.74 billion. Analysts were expecting earnings of 33 cents a share on sales of $1.76 billion. A year ago the company earned $142 million, or 34 cents a share, on sales of $1.67 billion. Looking ahead, Campbell Soup reiterated its 2005 earnings guidance, which calls for earnings growth of 5% to 7% over 2004 earnings of $1.58 a share. Capital spending is now expected to be about $350 million during 2005, below the $380 million that Campbell had previously forecast. A portion of the reduced spending will be shifted to fiscal 2006, the company said. Analysts are expecting 2005 earnings of $1.68 a share. Shares traded up 48 cents to $30.82.

Shares of



fell 11.1% after Soros Fund Management said it reduced its stake in the company. Late Friday, the investment company said it sold almost 700,000 shares over one month, reducing its ownership position in the beleaguered battery company to about 4.5%. The bulk of the selling, which was disclosed in a regulatory filing, occurred between May 17 and May 20, when the fund sold some 640,000 shares at prices ranging from $5.22 to $6.81. The fund still holds about 1.1 million shares.

On May 16, Exide warned that it expected to be in violation of its financial covenants for the period ended March 31, 2005. The covenant issues relate to the impact of commodity costs, the loss of overhead absorption due to an inventory-reduction initiative, other fourth-quarter inventory valuation adjustments and costs related to Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, Exide said at the time. The day after disclosing the covenants information, shares of Exide plunged 38%. Shares traded down 57 cents to $4.56.

DHB Industries


rose 3.1% after a subsidiary of the company received a $5.2 million contract under which the unit will provide body armor to the U.S. Army. The Army's countermine ensemble gear is designed to protect Army engineers who clear and dispose of land mines. Shares of DHB traded up 23 cents to $7.73.

Shares of

FTI Consulting


rose 1% after the company increased its share repurchase plan. The consulting company upped its repurchase plan to $50 million, up from the $27.5 million remaining under its previous authorization. The program, which will be funded by a combination of cash on hand or by borrowings, will allow the company to buy stock through the buyback's original expiration date of October 2005. Shares traded up 22 cents to $22.48.


volume leaders included

Lucent Technologies


, down 3 cents to $2.89;

Exxon Mobil


, up 74 cents to $54.75;



, up 18 cents to $28.76;

General Electric


, up 18 cents to $37.18;



, up 17 cents to $10.17;



, up 17 cents to $17.42; and



, up 39 cents to $7.23.

Nasdaq volume leaders included



, up 11 cents to $25.85;



, up 15 cents to $26.50;

Cisco Systems


, up 8 cents to $19.55;



, up 15 cents to $12.70;

Sirius Satellite Radio


, up 2 cents to $5.67;

Apple Computer


, up $2.21 to $39.76; and

Applied Materials


, up 18 cents to $16.03.