The SkyNet BuyBots took control in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply higher at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, stocks held their ground and zigged and zagged into the close. The DJIA gained 149 points (0.5%) and the NASDAQ jumped another 106 points (0.8%). Gold and silver jumped again.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues.