Is Amazon's Fire Phone a Threat to Apple, Samsung?

June 18 (Bloomberg) -- Amazon.com jumped into the smartphone market with a handset called Fire Phone that is closely tied to the Web retailer’s other services, ramping up competition with Apple and Samsung Electronics. Brad Stone takes a look at the new phone on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)

Fed Can't Fight Overseas Forces in Bond Market
58:55 - In today's "Single Best Chart," Bloomberg's Tom Keene displays the U.S. 2-year yield over the last two years. He speaks with George Goncalves, head of U.S. rates strategy at Nomura, and Harm Bandholz, chief U.S. economist at UniCredit, on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg)
  • Commerzbank Unexpectedly Lowers Capital Level
  • Munster: This Is a Time to Be Optimistic on Apple
  • Gramegna: Italian Banks Situation a Very Serious Topic