The SkyNet StockBots stood on the sidelines until, to the surprise of no one, Fed Head Jerome Powell came down from the mountain and proclaimed a 25 basis point rate cut. From there, the SkyNet BuyBots had the edge and pushed stocks higher into the close.  The DJIA ended higher by 115 points (0.4%) and the NASDAQ added27 points (0.3%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.