After falling nearly 5,000 DJIA points over the last three months, the SkyNet SellBots finally exhausted themselves and stepped aside  The Super-Nova BuyBots (a.k.a. the Plunge Protection Team) pounced on the opportunity, delivering a monstrous Santa Claus relief rally that more than erased Monday’s massacre.

Mnuchin calls in the “Plunge Protection Team,” and summons the ghost of 2008

U.S. Stocks Surge in Best Rally Since March 2009

Dow rallies 1,000 points, logging its biggest single-day point gain ever

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The DJIA rocketed higher by 1,086 points (5.0%) and the NASDAQ soared 361 points (5.8%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!