MGM Resorts International, the largest casino operator on the Las Vegas Strip, rose to the highest price in more than a year after posting a surprise first-quarter profit amid a pickup in Nevada betting.
Iron will and obsessive preparation once propelled Ivan Lendl to the top of world tennis. The once shy and awkward youth from communist Czechoslovakia has applied the same doggedness to collecting art.
Executives from reinsurers including Swiss Re Ltd. and their customers may negotiate modestly higher prices for a second straight year in 2013 when they start contract-renewal talks with clients in Monte Carlo this week.
Rafael Nadal beat Juan Martin Del Potro to win his record 22nd ATP World Tour Masters tennis title at the BNP Paribas Open, successfully coming through his first hard-court test following a seven-month injury layoff.