AmEx Profit Beats Estimates on Credit-Card Spending

April 17 (Bloomberg) -- American Express, the biggest U.S. credit-card issuer by purchases, posted a first-quarter profit that exceeded analysts’ estimates as consumers stepped up spending. Julie Hyman reports on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
What’s Different About the Nasdaq Today Than in 2000?
54:09 - March 3 -- Bloomberg’s Tom Keene, Olivia Sterns and Brendan Greeley look at the Twitter question of the day. They speak on “Bloomberg Surveillance.”
  • Israel PM Netanyahu to Address Congress
  • Boehner Faces Serious Problems in His Caucus: Wallison
  • Why Volatility Is Good for Wall Street