Seaboard Corporation Report of Earnings

05 Nov, 2010, 16:55 ET from Seaboard Corporation

SHAWNEE MISSION, Kan., Nov. 5, 2010 /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 October 2, 2010 and October 3, 2009, in thousands of dollars except share and per share amounts.

Three Months Ended

Nine Months Ended

October 2,

October 3,

October 2,

October 3,

2010

2009

2010

2009

Net sales

$1,111,813

$854,625

$3,180,552

$2,642,023

Net earnings attributable to Seaboard

$39,869

$36,715

$180,251

$79,607

Net earnings per common share

$32.74

$  29.69

$146.93

$64.32

Average number of shares outstanding

1,217,828

1,236,758

1,226,780

1,237,675

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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