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Seaboard: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

MERRIAM, Kan. (AP) _ Seaboard Corp. (SEB) on Tuesday reported first-quarter profit of $57 million.

On a per-share basis, the Merriam, Kansas-based company said it had net income of $48.79.

The pork production, processing and ocean transportation company posted revenue of $1.54 billion in the period.

Seaboard shares have risen 28% since the beginning of the year. In the final minutes of trading on Tuesday, shares hit $4,511.97, a rise of 13% in the last 12 months.

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