Seaboard Corporation Report of Earnings

10 Aug, 2010, 16:51 ET from Seaboard Corporation

SHAWNEE MISSION, Kan., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The following is a report of earnings for Seaboard Corporation (NYSE Amex: SEB) with offices at 9000 West 67th Street, Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66202, (the "Company"), for the three months ended July 3, 2010 and July 4, 2009, in thousands of dollars except share and per share amounts.

Three Months Ended

Six Months Ended

July 3, 2010

July 4, 2009

July 3, 2010

July 4, 2009

Net sales

$1,048,463

$869,830

$2,068,739

$1,787,398

Net earnings attributable to Seaboard

$77,604

$26,919

$140,382

$42,892

Net earnings per common share

$63.21

$  21.76

$114.02

$34.64

Average number of shares outstanding

1,227,628

1,237,010

1,231,207

1,238,126

Notes to Report of Earnings:

Seaboard Corporation today filed its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.  Seaboard has provided access to the Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q on its website at http://www.seaboardcorp.com/investor-sec.aspx.

SOURCE Seaboard Corporation



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