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Market Update – Friday 12/07/18 4:00 PM EST

US stocks got smashed, bashed and trashed yet again, following a modestly higher open. The SkyNet SellBots again applied massive selling pressure and were relentless in driving stocks lower almost unabated all day. The DJIA plunged 559 points (2.2%) and the NASDAQ surrendered 219 points (3.0%).

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Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Thursday 12/06/18 4:00 PM EST

Wow, what a wild ride on Wall Street today! The SkyNet SellBots ruled the overnight futures session, immediately applying relentless selling pressure for the first two hours of trading. At precisely 11:30 AM EST (funny how that happens), the SellBots became exhausted and the BuyBots took control, sparking a monster rally that recovered much if not more than the early losses. The DJIA, down 800 points early, closed down “only” 79 points (3.1%). The NASDAQ actually made it back into positive territory, closing up 29 points (0.4%).

The sell-off started with a mysterious plunge overnight that caused the exchange to halt futures

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Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Monday 12/03/18 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet BuyBots went bananas in the overnight futures session, on news that the US-China trade wars were put on hold for 90 days. Following the sharply higher opening, US stocks zigged and zagged their way a bit lower to close well off the morning highs. The DJIA ended up 288  points (1.1%) and the NASDAQ jumped 111 points (1.5%).

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Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 11/30/18 4:00 PM EST

After treading water most of the morning, US stocks got back on the rally wagon as the SkyNet BuyBots kicked into gear at precisely 1:00 PM EST (funny how that happens). The DJIA ended higher by 199 points (0.8%) and the NASDAQ added 57 points (0.8%)

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Thursday 11/29/18 4:00 PM EST

US stocks settled down following the mega-rally earlier in the week. The SkyNet StockBots battled it out to a slightly lower close. The DJIA slipped 28 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ lost 19 points (0.3%)

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 11/27/18 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet SellBots held the advantage of the overnight futures, sending US stock down sharply at the open. From there, the StockBots battled it out with the BuyBots mounting a recovery into a mixed close. The DJIA gained 108 points (0.4%) and the NASDAQ ended up a tiny fraction.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Monday 11/26/18 4:00 PM EST

After last week’s drubbing, the SkyNet BuyBots finally got in gear and mounted an impressive rally. The question remains, is this a short-term “dead cat bounce” or the start of something more significant. The DJIA rebounded 354 points (1.4%) and the NASDAQ soared 142 points (2.0%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 11/23/18 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet SellBots don’t eat turkey, and they picked up right where they left off before the Thanksgiving holiday, driving US stocks lower. The DJIA dropped another 179 points (0.7%) and the NASDAQ dipped another 33 points (0.5%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Wednesday 11/21/18 4:00 PM EST

After plunging the first two days of the week, the SkyNet StockBots battled it out to a mostly highly close in relatively quit trading. The DJIA, up 200 points at its high, sold off again in the afternoon and closed down a point. The NASDAQ held onto most of its early gains, closing up 63 points (0.9%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Monday 11/19/18 4:00 PM EST

US stocks got bashed, smashed and trashed, as the SkyNet StockBots ruled the day once again. A brief afternoon appearance by the SkyNet BuyBots cut the days losses in half, only to fade away into the close.  The DJIA plunged 396 points (1.6%) and the NASDAQ surrendered 219 points (3.0%) as the high tech stocks lead the way lower.

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Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 11/20/18 4:00 PM EST

US stocks got bashed, smashed and trashed again today, as the SkyNet StockBots are showing no mercy. A brief late-morning appearance by the SkyNet BuyBots cut the days losses in half, only to fade away into the close.  The DJIA plunged another 551 points (2.2%) and the NASDAQ surrendered another 120 points (1.7%) as the high tech stocks lead the way lower again.

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Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Thursday 11/15/18 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet SellBots had early control, sending US socks sharply lower at the open. But precisely 9:30 am EST (funny how that happens), the BuyBots stepped in, erased the early losses and kept right on going into a strong close. The DJIA ended higher by 208 points (0.8%) and the NASDAQ jumped 122 points (1.7%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Wednesday 11/14/18 4:00 PM EST

US stocks continued to slide as the SkyNet SellBots dominated trading once again.  The BuyBots mounted a weak rally at precisely 2:00 pm EST (funny how that happens), which failed as selling pressure resumed into the close. The DJIA ended down 206 points (0.8%) and the NASDAQ lost another 64 points (0.9%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 11/13/18 4:00 PM EST

US stocks failed to rebound following yesterday’s smashing. The SkyNet SellBots pushed stocks lower again until precisely noon EST (funny how that happens) when the BuyBots mounted a weak rally, which failed as selling pressure resumed into the close. The DJIA ended down 100 points (0.6%). The NASDAQ managed to eek out a gain of 0.01 points.

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 11/09/18 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet SellBots took control of the overnight futures, sending stocks sharply lower at the open of trading in New York. The selling pressure continued until precisely 2:15 PM (funny how that works) when the BuyBots stepped in and cut the days’ losses by about one-third into the close. The DJIA dropped 201 points (0.8%) but the NASDAQ plunged 123 points (1.7%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Wednesday 11/07/18 4:00 PM EST

Apparently ignited by the overnight election results, the SkyNet BuyBots took control and launched a fierce rally right through to the close. The DJIA soared 545 points (2.1%) and the NASDAQ jumped 195 points (2.6%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 11/06/18 4:00 PM EST

The rally continued as the SkyNet BuyBots took control of the overnight futures and kept right on going through to the close. The DJIA gained 173 points (0.7%) and the NASDAQ added 47 points (0.6%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Monday 11/05/18 4:00 PM EST

US stocks turned in a mixed performance, as the SkyNet StockBots battled it out to a net positive close. The DJIA gained 190 points (0.7%) but the NASDAQ slipped 28 points (0.4%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!