The SkyNet SellBots had the upper hand as trading opened on Wall Street, sending stocks sharply lower on persistent fears that the US-China trade dispute will not be resolved anytime soon.The BuyBots stepped in a couple of times to mitigate the damage, but to little avail. The DJIA tumbled another 221 points (0.9%) and the NASDAQ tanked 60 points (0.8%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!