The SkyNet StockBots largely stayed on the sidelines as the day’s focus was on Fed Head Jerome Powell’s news conference at 2:15 PM EST.From there, US stocks gained a bit of ground to close at the highs of the day. The DJIA gained 29 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ added 38 points (0.4%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.