US stocks got smashed, bashed and trashed following a modestly lower open. The SkyNet SellBots immediately applied massive selling pressure and were relentless in driving stocks lower almost unabated all day. The DJIA plunged 800 points (3.1%) and the NASDAQ surrendered 283 points (3.8%).

Dow plunges nearly 800 points on rising fears of an economic slowdown

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!