The Federal Reserve offered another $2.,300,000,000,000 in loans and assistance and the SkyNet BuyBots jumped all over the news, sending US stocks sharply higher at the open of trading on Wall Street.

Fed Unveils New Bailout Program, Will Provide Up To $2.3 Trillion In Loans

From there, stocks zigged and zagged their way to a modestly higher close in light pre-holiday trading. The DJIA gained 285 points (1.2%) and the NASDAQ added 62 points (0.7%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.