The SkyNet SellBots took control in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open of trading on Wall Street. But the BuyBots bought right in and halted the decline. The star of the day, the Airbnb IPO, took center stage and carried the NASDAQ with it.

Airbnb stock more than doubles after IPO, making it worth more than rival Booking

 The DJIA dropped 70 points (0.2%) and the NASDAQ rebounded 67 points (0.5%). Gold and silver stabilized.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.