The SkyNet Sell Bots ruled the day with a vengeance, on fears of another wave of COVID-19 ravaging Europe and the US. Stocks plunged from the open until shortly before the close, when a short covering rally cut into the day’s red ink. The DJIA ended down 650 points (2.3%) and the NASDAQ tanked 189 points (1.6%). Gold and silver held their ground.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.