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Central Garden: Fiscal 2Q Earnings Snapshot

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. (AP) _ Central Garden & Pet Co. (CENT) on Monday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings of $42.4 million.

On a per-share basis, the Walnut Creek, California-based company said it had net income of 73 cents. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs, came to 72 cents per share.

The maker of products for the pet supply and lawn and garden markets posted revenue of $673.7 million in the period.

Central Garden shares have fallen 24% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Monday, shares hit $26.15, a decline of 29% in the last 12 months.

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