LOS ANGELES, Oct. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Republican candidate Donald Trump holds a one-point lead over Democratic rival Hillary Clinton ahead of tonight's final debate, according to the new IBD/TIPP Presidential Election Tracking Poll.
After more than a week of blistering attacks from Democrats, celebrities and the press, Donald Trump has managed to pull ahead of Hillary Clinton by 1 percentage point — 41.3% to 40% — in a four-way matchup.
Libertarian candidate Gary Johnson got 8% and Green Party candidate Jill Stein got 6%.
Daily updates of the IBD/TIPP poll – a collaboration between Investor's Business Daily (IBD) and TechnoMetrica Market Intelligence (TIPP) – start tomorrow and continue through the election.
Results will be published each morning by 6:00AM (ET) at Investors.com/poll.
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In 2004 and 2008, IBD/TIPP had the smallest deviation from the certified results, and across the last three presidential races, IBD/TIPP has the lowest average divergence.
In the 2012 race, polling analyst Nate Silver, then of the New York Times' blog FiveThirtyEight.com, ranked 23 presidential polling organizations using his own methodology and called IBD/TIPP "the most accurate" tracking poll for the year.
For more information and the latest IBD/TIPP poll results, visit Investors.com/poll.
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The IBD/TIPP poll is a collaboration between Investor's Business Daily and TechnoMetrica Market Intelligence. Each month, the IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index is the earliest take on consumer confidence and predicts with good reliability monthly changes in sentiment in well-known polls by The Conference Board and the University of Michigan. Both the IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism Index and IBD/TIPP Presidential Election Tracking Poll are national surveys based on randomly selected live interviews via cell phone and landlines.
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SOURCE Investor's Business Daily; The IBD/TIPP poll