The SkyNet SellBots took control in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open of trading on Wall Street. But it was all uphill from there, as the BuyBots sparked a rally and cut the day’s losses by the close. The DJIA ended down 20 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ dropped 55 points (0.5%). Gold and silver gained a bit.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.