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The likelihood of Robinhood turning those traders into profit-generating, long-term customers seems uncertain—especially given the incumbency and deep pockets of its competitors.ROBINHOOD’S NEXT ADVENTURE: STEALING MARKET SHARE FROM THE RICHJEFFDECEMBER 3, 2020FORTUNE
Retirements and primary losses have left five of the nine GOP toss-up seats open, which helps Democrats even if the incumbency advantage isn’t what it once was.THE MOST VULNERABLE INCUMBENT IN THE HOUSE IS A DEMOCRAT, BUT REPUBLICANS ARE DEFENDING MORE COMPETITIVE SEATSGEOFFREY SKELLEY (GEOFFREY.SKELLEY@ABC.COM)OCTOBER 19, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Moreover, Democrats are mostly aiming to defeat Republican incumbents, and even though the incumbency advantage has diminished in recent years, it’s rare that you can take much for granted in races featuring incumbents.DEMOCRATS ARE SLIGHT FAVORITES TO TAKE BACK THE SENATENATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)SEPTEMBER 18, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The Classic version relies on polling but also incorporates “fundamentals” such as fundraising, incumbency and a state’s partisan lean relative to the rest of the country.DEMOCRATS ARE SLIGHT FAVORITES TO TAKE BACK THE SENATENATE SILVER (NRSILVER@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)SEPTEMBER 18, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
We combine the predictions of both party-oriented and incumbency model, as well as polling averages, for our final House predictions.THE FORECAST: THE METHODOLOGY BEHIND OUR 2020 ELECTION MODELDANIEL MALLOYSEPTEMBER 10, 2020OZY
This “in memoriam” act was done out of affection and not because the incumbency was changing hands.OUR CHURCHES AND CHAPELSATTICUS
After his return from India he had settled in the incumbency of Ham, and I never can forget his first visit to me.EDWARD HOARE, M.A.EDWARD HOARE
Two years later he was appointed to the joint incumbency of the Octagon Chapel, Bath.THE NEW GUIDE TO PETERBOROUGH CATHEDRALGEORGE S. PHILLIPS
Notwithstanding the poverty of his parish, Mr. Isaacs raised as much as 25,000 for various objects during his incumbency.SOME JEWISH WITNESSES FOR CHRISTREV. A. BERNSTEIN, B.D.
In the incumbency of the sheriff's office, for example, there has been an interesting alternation in parties since 1875.A HISTORY OF THE CITY OF BROOKLYN AND KINGS COUNTY VOLUME IISTEPHEN M. OSTRANDER
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