The mystery over some suspicious options trading on Smithfield Foods (SFD -0.1%) just in front...

|About: Smithfield Foods Inc. (SFD)|By:, SA News Editor

The mystery over some suspicious options trading on Smithfield Foods (SFD -0.1%) just in front of its acquisition by Shuanghui International appears to have been solved with the freezing of an account in Thailand that accounted for a bulk of the profitable activity. The SEC has already found a connection between the Thai trader and Smithfield Foods through Facebook but will need a bit more evidence to file charges.