..

Joe Biden Bets Surging: Frenzied Trading in Vice-Presidential Markets

Written by:
Guest
Published on:
Aug/20/2008

Amid rumors that an official announcement is imminent, Joe Biden has overtaken Evan Bayh as the most likely running mate to Barack Obama. In a day of frenzied trading on the Intrade political prediction market, Biden's V.P. chances gained another 18.9 points to a close of 49.8. Biden is up nearly 300% over the past week. Bayh, at 12.1, is off 63%.

Other leading candidates Tim Kaine (13.0), Katherine Sebelius (13.0), Hillary Clinton (8.1), and Wesley Clark (8.0) contributed to the heaviest trading day of the year in the vice-presidential markets on Tuesday.

The Republican V.P. market pushed Tim Pawlenty up 27% where he is tied at 30.0 with Mitt Romney, who dropped 15%. Tom Ridge was unchaged at 20.0, while Charlie Crist was up 38% for the week to 15.0

Politics News

Pete Beat: Conservative Media Focuses on Buttigieg Following Debate

Pete Beat: Conservative Media Focuses on Buttigieg Following Debate

We know who the conservative media believes won Tuesday night's Democratic Debate.  That would be South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg. His odds of becoming the next US President were set at 8/1, 5th shortest at BetOnline.  The payout would be $80 for every $10 bet.

Lebron Mention at Democratic Debate Odds

BetOnline was expected to offer odds on Lebron James being mentioned during Tuesday night's Democratic Debate.

Democratic Debate Betting: Ukraine, Hunter Biden, Impeachment Odds

Democratic Debate Betting: Ukraine, Hunter Biden, Impeachment Odds

SportsBetting.ag has posted a series of prop bets on Tuesday night's Democratic Debate, including the number of times Ukraine is said, China is said, and even whether Hunter Biden's name is mentioned.  Biden, the former US Vice President and Democratic candidate Joe Biden's son, has been accused by current US President Donald Trump of engaging in questionable activities in both the Ukraine and China.  The Bidens have denied any wrongdoings.

Bernie Sanders Health, Drops Out Odds - Democratic Debate

Bernie Sanders Health, Drops Out Odds - Democratic Debate

Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders health will likely come up during Tuesday night's Democratic Debate.  In fact, SportsBetting.ag has made YES the favorite in terms of the issue mentioned.

Debate Odds Feature Bernie's Health, Ukraine, China, Facebook and Poll Positions

Debate Odds Feature Bernie's Health, Ukraine, China, Facebook and Poll Positions

The oddsmakers expect the other Democratic candidates to go after Bernie Sanders tonight by addressing his recent health scare.
 

Syndicate