US stocks recovered from yesterday’s steep losses as the on-again off-again trade war with China was back in off-again mode. The SkyNet BuyBots gained the upper hand in the overnight futures trading, sending US stocks sharply higher at the open of trading on Wall Street.From there, stocks zigged and zagged their way a bit higher into the close. The DJIA gained 237 points (0.9%) and the NASDAQ jumped 102 points (1.3%). Yet again gold and US bonds extended their recent moves higher.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.