SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
April 27, 2020
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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(Address of principal executive offices)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
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Common Stock $1.00 Par Value
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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition
On April 27, 2020, the Registrant issued a press release announcing earnings for the quarter ended March 28, 2020 and the Board of Directors’ declaration of a quarterly cash dividend of $2.25 per share of common stock, payable on May 18, 2020, to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 7, 2020. The full text of this press release is included as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information furnished pursuant to Item 2.02, and the related press release included as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report, shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall such information be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Press release of Seaboard Corporation dated April 27, 2020 announcing earnings for the quarter ended March 28, 2020 and a declaration of a dividend.
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.
Date: April 27, 2020
/s/ Robert L. Steer
Robert L. Steer, Executive Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer