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Market Update – Thursday 02/07/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet SellBots took control in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open of trading on Wall Street. The sell-off continued until precisely 12:00 PM (“funny” how that happens) when the BuyBots surfaced to start a bounce into the close that cut the day’s losses by about half.  The DJIA closed down 221 points (0.9%), and the NASDAQ sank 87 points (1.2%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 02/05/19 4:00 PM EST

In a virtual repeat of yesterday, the SkyNet BuyBots ruled the day, pushing US stock steadily higher from open to close. The DJIA gained 172 points (0.7%), and the NASDAQ surged 55 points (0.7%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 02/01/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines today, as it was a quiet split decision on Wall Street. The Blue Chips gained some ground and the techie NASDAQ dropped a bit. ‘The DJIA added 64 points (0.2%), and the NASDAQ slipped 18 points (0.3%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Wednesday 01/30/19 4:00 PM EST

Wow, what a day. The SkyNet BuyBots started pushing stock higher in the overnight futures session and didn’t stop. There was a brief pause when FedHead Jerome Powell announced changing the word “strong” to “solid,” telegraphing to the world that the low interest rate party isn’t over quite yet. The BuyBots went berserk. sending stock soaring. The DJIA jumped 425 points (1.7%), and the NASDAQ rocketed higher by 155 points (2.2%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 01/29/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines today, as it was a quiet split decision on Wall Street. The Blue Chips gained some ground and the techie NASDAQ dropped a bit. ‘The DJIA added 51 points (0.2%), and the NASDAQ sank 57 points (0.8%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Monday 01/28/19 4:00 PM EST

US stocks plunged right out of the gate as the SkyNet SellBots kicked it into high gear at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, stocks drifted a bit, until precisely 12:00 noon (“funny” how that happens) when the SkyNet BuyBots mounted a rally into the close that cut the day’s earlier losses by about 1/3rd. ‘The DJIA ended down 209 points (0.8%), and the NASDAQ sank 79 points (1.1%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 01/25/19 4:00 PM EST

US stocks jumped right out of the gate as the SkyNet BuyBots kicked it into high gear at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, stocks drifted a bit lower into the close. ‘The DJIA jumped 184 points (0.7%), and the NASDAQ surged 91 points (1.3%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Wednesday 01/23/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet StockBots battled it out as US stocks zigged and zagged their way into a mixed to higher close. The DJIA recovered 171 points (0.7%), and the NASDAQ edged higher by 5 points (0.1%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 01/22/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet SellBots came back from the long weekend with a vengeance, driving US stocks sharply lower. The BuyBots came back to life at precisely 2:45 PM (“funny” how that happens), cutting the days losses by about one-third into the close. The DJIA plunged 302 points (1.2%), and the NASDAQ surrendered 137 points (1.9%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 01/18/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet BuyBots kicked in the turbocharger and sent US stocks into a massive rally to close out a week of rallies. The DJIA soared 336 points (1.4%), and the NASDAQ jumped 72 points (1.0%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Thursday 01/17/19 4:00 PM EST

 In an another repeat of the recent pattern, the SkyNet StockBots battled it out as US stocks zigged and zagged their way into a higher close. The DJIA gained 162 points (0.7%), and the NASDAQ ended higher by 50 points (0.7%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Wednesday 01/16/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet StockBots battled it out as US stocks again zigged and zagged their way into a higher close. The DJIA gained 141 points (0.6%), and the NASDAQ edged higher by 11 points (0.1%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 01/15/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet StockBots battled it out as US stocks zigged and zagged their way into a higher close. The DJIA gained 155 points (0.6%), and the NASDAQ jumped 118 points (1.7%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Monday 01/14/19 4:00 PM EST

Once again the SkyNet SellBots put pressure on US stocks at the open, but it was short-lived.  The BuyBots stepped in once again, recovering some of the early sharp losses.  The DJIA closed 86 points (0.4%), and the NASDAQ dropped 66 points (1.0%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 01/11/19 4:00 PM EST

Once again the SkyNet SellBots put pressure on US stocks at the open, but it was short-lived.  The BuyBots stepped in once again, sparking another rally into the close, recovering much of the early losses.  The DJIA ended down a mere 6 points (0.0%), and the NASDAQ slipped 15 points (0.4%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Thursday 01/10/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet SrockBots  took some profits overnight, as the SellBots pushed the overnight futures down, leading to a modest decline at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, the BuyBots stepped in once again, sparking another rally into the close. The DJIA ended higher by 122 points (0.6%), and the NASDAQ gained 29 points (0.4%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Wednesday 01/09/19 4:00 PM EST

In a near-replay of yesterday, US stocks got a nice pop at the open of trading, thanks to the SkyNet BuyBots bidding up the overnight futures. From there stocks zigged and zagged and ended pretty much where they opened. The DJIA ended higher by 92 points (0.4%), and the NASDAQ gained 60 points (0.8%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Tuesday 01/08/19 4:00 PM EST

US stocks got a nice pop at the open of trading, thanks to the SkyNet BuyBots bidding up the overnight futures. From there stocks zigged and zagged and ended pretty much where they opened. The DJIA ended higher by 258 points (1.0%), and the NASDAQ gained 74 points (1.0%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Monday 01/07/19 4:00 PM EST

The SkyNet BuyBots continued the rally today,until precisely 1:00 PM (“funny” how that happens) when the SellBots reappeared and cut the days gains by about one-third into the close. The DJIA ended higher by 98 points (0.4%), and the NASDAQ gained 84 points (1.2%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!

Market Update – Friday 01/04/19 4:00 PM EST

“Take that!,” shouted the SkyNet BuyBots today, as they rallied the troops off the floor and mounted a monstrous rally, more than recovering yesterday’s pummeling. The DJIA jumped 746 points (3.3%), and the NASDAQ soared another 275 points (4.23%).

Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!