Smithfield Deal to Get `Careful Look,' Alden Says

May 30 (Bloomberg) -- Edward "Ted" Alden, a senior fellow at the Council of Foreign Relations, talks about Shuanghui International Holdings Ltd.'s $4.7 billion bid for Smithfield Foods Inc. Alden, speaking with Sara Eisen and Tom Keene on Bloomberg Television's "Surveillance," also discusses U.S. competitiveness with China. (Source: Bloomberg)

European Stocks Little Changed on Mixed Earnings
52:27 - European stocks ended a three-day winning streak, finishing the day little changed as the Stoxx 600 fell 0.1 percent. Bloomberg's Mark Barton breaks down the day's trading on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close." (Source: Bloomberg)
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