The rally off Monday’s lows continued for a third day, as the SkyNet BuyBots completely ignored the record news on the employment front.

Jobless claims soar past 3 million to record high

In early afternoon the SellBots mounted a weak defense, and could only slow down the rally which accelerated into the close.

Dow rallies more than 1,300 points, capping its biggest 3-day surge since 1931

The DJIA soared another 1.351 points (6.4%) and the NASDAQ jumped 413 points (5.6%). US Treasury paper gained more ground. Gold edged higher.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.