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  • Previous Rank460
  • Revenues ($M)$5,379
  • Revenue Percent Change-3.8%
  • Profits ($M)$312
  • Profits Percent Change82.5%
  • Assets ($M)$4,755
  • Employees11,781
  • Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$4,881

The diversified global agriculture and transportation company’s businesses include pork processing, shipping containers, and Butterball turkeys.

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Company Info

Steven J. Bresky
CEO Title
Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer
Food, Beverages & Tobacco
Food Production
HQ Location
Merriam, KS
Years on Fortune 500 List7

Seaboard Rank History

Key Financials (Last Fiscal Year)

$ millions% change
Revenues ($M)$5,379-3.8%
Profits ($M)$31282.5%
Assets ($M)$4,755-
Total Stockholder Equity ($M)$3,162-
Market Value — as of March 31, 2017 ($M)$4,881-

Profit Ratios

Profit as % of Revenues5.8%
Profits as % of Assets6.6%
Profits as % of Stockholder Equity9.9%

Earnings Per Share (Last Fiscal Year)

Earnings Per Share ($)266.5
EPS % Change (from 2015)82%
EPS % Change (5 year annual rate)-1.3%
EPS % Change (10 year annual rate)2.7%

Total Return

Total Return to Investors (2016)36.5%
Total Return to Investors (5 year, annualized)14.3%
Total Return to Investors (10 year, annualized)8.6%