Seaboard Corporation is comprised of a group of uniquely integrated and innovative companies with a broad global presence. Our main businesses include: seaboard Foods, an integrated producer of premium pork products, and a leading pork producer and processor in the United State; seaboard marine, a containerized shipping service between the United States, the Caribbean Basin, and Central and South America; commodity trading and milling, an international grain processing and trading business with primary operations in Africa, South America, and the Caribbean. 

Mission, US
Size (employees)
25,000 (est)+133%
Seaboard was founded in 1918 and is headquartered in Mission, US

Key People at Seaboard

Steven Bresky

Steven Bresky

President & CEO

Seaboard Office Locations

Seaboard has an office in Mission
Mission, US (HQ)
9000 W 67th St

Seaboard Data and Metrics

Seaboard Financial Metrics

Seaboard's revenue was reported to be $5.4 b in FY, 2016 which is a 4% decrease from the previous period.
Numbers are in $, USD

Revenue (FY, 2016)

5.4 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

314 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

222 m

Market capitalization (26-May-2017)

4.7 b

Closing share price (26-May-2017)

3.9 k

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

77 m


5.2 b
Seaboard's current market capitalization is $4.7 b.
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


6.7 b6.5 b5.6 b5.4 b

Revenue growth, %



204.9 m388.2 m126 m222 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest income

17.6 m14 m40 m15 m

Pre tax profit

239.2 m536 m241 m384 m

Net Income

206.8 m366 m172 m314 m
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


55.1 m36.5 m50 m77 m

Accounts Receivable

651.4 m634 m531 m641 m


699 m736.3 m739 m762 m

Current Assets

1.9 b2.1 b2.7 b2.8 b


863.6 m846.8 m831 m1 b


43.2 m14.8 m12 m19 m

Total Assets

3.4 b3.7 b4.4 b4.8 b

Accounts Payable

175.9 m181.7 m200 m194 m

Total Debt

159.9 m75.5 m663 m637 m

Current Liabilities

615.3 m634.8 m766 m785 m

Non-Current Liabilities

322.8 m322.2 m783 m795 m

Total Liabilities

938.1 m957 m1.5 b1.6 b

Common Stock

1.2 m1.2 m1 m1 m

Retained Earnings

2.7 b3 b3.2 b3.5 b

Total Equity

2.5 b2.7 b2.9 b3.2 b

Debt to Equity Ratio

0.1 x0 x0.2 x0.2 x

Debt to Assets Ratio

0 x0 x0.1 x0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.4 x1.4 x1.5 x1.5 x
Numbers are in $, USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

206.8 m366 m172 m314 m

Accounts Receivable

(154 m)(6.7 m)119 m18 m


35.6 m(81.3 m)(35 m)6 m

Cash From Operating Activities

125 m374.1 m416 m427 m

Capital Expenditures

(149.7 m)(121.2 m)(139 m)(158 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(78 m)(264.5 m)(1 b)(374 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(37.7 m)(129.2 m)605 m(27 m)

Free Cash Flow

274.7 m495.3 m555 m585 m
Numbers are in $, USDY, 2016


23.6 x


12.2 x


8.9 x


499.4 k


0.2 x


0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.5 x

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