• Market Update – Friday 05/10/19 4:00 PM EDT

    Again, the SkyNet SellBots pounded US stock this morning on continued fears that Donald Trump may impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods.And just like yesterday, the BuyBots jumped in just before noon when Trump tweeted an optimistic message on the trade situation. The DJIA, down 300 points early, rallied to close up 114 […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 05/09/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet SellBots pounded US stock this morning on continued fears that Donald Trump may impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods. The BuyBots cautiously stepped in just before noon when Trump tweeted an optimistic message on the trade situation. The DJIA, down 425 points early, closed down 139 points (0.5%) and the […]
  • Market Update – Wednesday 05/08/19 4:00 PM EDT

    Following the last two days of sharp losses, the SkyNet BuyBots were unable to mount much of a rally as US stocks ended narrowly mixed in relatively quiet trading. The DJIA edged higher by 2 points (0.0%) and the NASDAQ slipped another 20 points (0.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 05/07/19 4:00 PM EDT

    In a stunning  reversal of yesterday’s action, the SkyNet SellBots were out in full force, sending US stocks sharply lower on renewed fears that Donald Trump may impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods. Only a late-day rally prevented even sharper losses. The DJIA ended down 473 points (1.8%) and the NASDAQ got […]
  • Market Update – Monday 05/06/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet SellBots were out in full force in Sunday night futures trading, driving US stocks sharply lower at the open of trading on Wall Street on fears that Donald Trump may impose a new round of tariffs on Chinese goods. But that was all she wrote on teh downside, as the BuyButs immediately took […]
  • Market Update – Friday 05/03/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots put the pedal to the metal, sending US stocks  to fresh highs. The DJIA jumped 197 points (0.7%) and the NASDAQ soared 127 points (1.5%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update -Thursday 05/02/19 4:00 PM EDT

    Once again, the SkyNet SellBots had the upper hand at the open of trading, sending US stock sharply lower. At precisely noon EDT (funny how that happens), the BuyBots stepped in and launched a rally to cut  the day’s losses. The DJIA closed down 122 points (0.5%) and the NASDAQ dropped 12 points (0.2%). Stay […]
  • Market Update -Wednesday 05/01/19 4:00 PM EDT

    US stocks zigged and zagged in relatively in quiet trading until precisely 2:15 PM EDT (“funny” how that happens) when the SkyNet SellBots kicked in and sent stocks to a broadly lower close. The DJIA sank 163 points (0.6%) and the NASDAQ dropped 46 points (0.6%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots […]
  • Market Update -Tuesday 04/30/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet SellBots had the upper hand at the open of trading, sending US stock sharply lower. At precisely 11:00 AM EDT (funny how that happens), the BuyBots stepped in and launched a rally into a mixed close. The DJIA closed up 39 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ dropped 66 points (0.8%). Stay tuned as […]
  • Market Update -Monday 04/29/19 4:00 PM EDT

      The SkyNet BuyBots had the upper hand most of the day, sending US stocks slowly and steadily higher. The SellBots showed up in the last hour of trading, cutting into the days’ gains a bit. The DJIA closed up 11 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ added 15 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle […]
  • Market Update -Friday 04/26/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet SellBots had the upper hand at the open of trading on Wall Street, but the BuyBots jumped right in and pushed stocks higher the rest of the day into a modestly positive close. The DJIA gained 81 points (0.3%) and the NASDAQ added 27 points (0.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the […]
  • Market Update -Thursday 04/25/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet SellBots unloaded on DJIA component 3M, as its earnings report “disappointed” Wall Street. The DJIA dropped 135 points (0.5%) and the NASDAQ added 16 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update -Wednesday 04/24/19 4:00 PM EDT

    US stocks zigged and zagged into a modestly lower close as the SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines in quiet trading. The DJIA dropped 59 points (0.2%) and the NASDAQ slipped 19 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update -Tuesday 04/23/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots kicked it in to high gear today, sending the NASDAQ and S&P 500 to record high closes. The DJIA gained 145 points (0.5%) and the NASDAQ jumped 106 points (1.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Monday 04/22/19 4:00 PM EDT

    US stocks zigged and zagged to a mixed close as the SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines in quiet trading. The DJIA dropped 48 points (0.2%) and the NASDAQ added 17 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 04/18/19 4:00 PM EDT

    US markets are closed in observance of Good Friday.
  • Market Update – Thursday 04/18/19 4:00 PM EDT

    With all eyes on Washington, D.C. and the release of the now infamous Mueller Report, the SkyNet BuyBots pushed US stocks mostly higher in pre-holiday trading. The DJIA gained 110 points (0.4%) and the NASDAQ edged higher by 2 points (0.0%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 04/17/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines in quiet trading as Washington and Wall Street wait with bated breath for tomorrow’s release of the infamous Mueller Report. The DJIA slipped 3 points (0.0%) and the NASDAQ dropped 4 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 04/16/19 4:00 PM EDT

    US stocks zigged and zagged to a modestly higher close as the SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines in quiet trading. The DJIA gained 67 points (0.3%) and the NASDAQ added 24 points (0.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Monday 04/15/19 4:00 PM EDT

    US stocks zigged and zagged to a modestly lower close as the SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines in quiet trading. The DJIA dropped 27 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ slipped 17 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 04/12/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots got things going in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply higherat the open of trading  on Wall Street. From there, stocks zigged and zagged into a higher close. The DJIA closed up 270 points (1.0%) and the NASDAQ gained 37 points (0.5%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 04/11/19 4:00 PM EDT

    US stocks zigged and zagged to a modestly lower close as the SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines in quiet trading. The DJIA dropped 14 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ gave back 17 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 04/10/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots mostly stayed on the sidelines in quiet trading as the Federal Reserve took center stage and announced it would not raise interest rates anytime soon. The DJIA added 6 points (0.0%) and the NASDAQ outperformed, gaining 55 points (0.7%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 04/09/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet SellBots got things going in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open of trading  on Wall Street. From there, stocks zigged and zagged into a lower close. The DJIA closed down 190 points (0.7%) and the NASDAQ dropped 44 points (0.6%). Stay tuned as the battle of the […]
  • Market Update – Monday 04/08/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out to a mixed close in relatively quiet trading on Wall Street today. The DJIA ended down by 84 points (0.3%) but the NASDAQ gained 15 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 04/05/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots took the upper hand in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks higher at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, stocks zigged and zagged and made little progress. The DJIA ended higher by 40 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ gained 46 points (0.6%). Stay tuned as the battle of […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 04/04/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out to a mixed close in relatively quiet trading on Wall Street today. The DJIA ended higher by 168 points (0.6%) but the NASDAQ slipped 3 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 04/03/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots took the upper hand in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks higher at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, stocks zigged and zagged and made little progress. The DJIA ended higher by 29 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ gained 47 points (0.6%). Stay tuned as the battle of […]
  • Market Update – Tuesday 04/02/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out to a mixed close in relatively quiet trading today. The DJIA dropped 90 points (0.3%) while the NASDAQ gained 20 points (0.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Monday 04/01/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots weren’t “fooling” around today, as they gained the upper hand in the overnight futures session, and kept right on going all the way into the close. The DJIA jumped 330 points (1.2%) and the NASDAQ surged 100 points (1.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 03/29/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots gained the upper hand in the overnight futures session, and kept right on going all the way into the close. The DJIA jumped 211 points (0.8%) and the NASDAQ surged 60 points (0.8%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Thursday 03/28/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out in a classic trading day. The SellBots ruled the morning, sending stocks sharply lower until  the BuyBots jumped into action, sending stocks higher and into the close. The DJIA gained 91 points (0.3%) and the NASDAQ ended higher by 25 points (0.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the […]
  • Market Update – Wednesday 03/27/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out in a classic trading day. The SellBots ruled the morning, sending stocks sharply lower until precisely 11:45 AM EDT (“funny” how that happens) when the BuyBots jumped into action, sending stocks higher and cutting the day’s losses into the close. The DJIA lost 32 points (0.2%) and the NASDAQ […]
  • Market Update – Tuesday 03/26/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots ruled the morning session, sending US stocks sharply higher until precisely 11:00 AM EDT (“funny” how that happens) when the SellBots jumped into action, sending stocks lower and cutting the day’s gains into the close. The DJIA closed up  141 points (0.4%) and the NASDAQ gained 54 points (0.6%). Stay tuned as […]
  • Market Update – Monday 03/25/19 4:00 PM EDT

    Unable to rebound from Friday’s smashing, US stocks zigged and zagged in a relatively narrow range, leading to a mixed close. The DJIA advanced 14 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ slipped 5 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 03/22/19 4:00 PM EDT

    In yet another reversal of the previous day’s trading action, the SkyNet SellBots kicked in the turbocharger and applied unrelenting sell pressure all day long. Seems Fed Head Powell’s statements on Tuesday have been re-re-reevaluated and the forecast for weak economic growth is not good news after all. The DJIA plunged 460 points (1.8%) and […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 03/21/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots ruled the day, fueled by “reinterpretation” of Fed Head Powell’s remarks yesterday. The DJIA recovered all of yesterday’s losses and a bit more, closing higher by 217 points (0.8%) but the NASDAQ jumped 110 points (1.4%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 03/20/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out again as US stocks zigged and zagged in the wake of Fed Head Jerome Powell’s policy announcement. The DJIA dropped 142 points (0.6%) but the NASDAQ held on to a gain of 5 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 03/19/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out again in relatively quiet trading, pushing stocks into a mixed close. The DJIA dropped 27 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ advanced 9 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 03/19/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out again in relatively quiet trading, pushing stocks into a mixed close. The DJIA dropped 27 points (0.1%) and the NASDAQ advanced 9 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Monday 03/18/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet StockBots battled it out in relatively quiet trading, pushing stocks modestly higher into the close. The DJIA gained 65 points (0.2%) and the NASDAQ tacked on 25 points (0.3%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 03/15/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots wrapped up the week with another strong performance, sending US stocks steadily higher all day long. The DJIA gained 139 points (0.5%), and the NASDAQ added 57 points (0.7%). The DJIA edged higher by 7 points (0.0%) and the NASDAQ slipped 12 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 03/14/19 4:00 PM EDT

    After several days of heavy StockBot activity, they took the day off today. Stocks meandered about in a narrow range, closing little changed. The DJIA edged higher by 7 points (0.0%) and the NASDAQ slipped 12 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 03/13/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots had the upper hand in the overnight futures, sending US stocks sharply higher at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, stocks  zigged and zagged their way to close about where they opened. The DJIA gained 148 points (0.6%), but the NASDAQ surged 52 points (0.7%). Stay tuned as the […]
  • Market Update – Monday 03/11/19 4:00 PM EDT

    The SkyNet BuyBots kicked it into high gear today, sending US stocks sharply higher all day long. The DJIA jumped 200 points (0.8%), and the NASDAQ soared 150 points (2.0%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 03/08/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet SellBots had the upper hand in the overnight futures, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open of trading on Wall Street. From there, the BuyBots stepped right up and mounted a respectable rally into the close, significantly cutting the day’s losses. The DJIA closed down 23 points (0.1%), and the NASDAQ dropped […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 03/07/19 4:00 PM EST

    In a replay of yesterday, the SkyNet SellBots keep the pressure on most of the day, sending US stocks to a solidly negative close. The DJIA dropped 200 points (0.8%), and the NASDAQ tanked 84 points (1.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 03/06/19 4:00 PM EST

      The SkyNet SellBots keep the pressure on most of the day, sending US stocks to a solidly negative close. The DJIA dropped 133 points (0.5%), and the NASDAQ tanked 70 points (0.9%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 03/05/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet StockBots took the day off, as US stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range and closed slightly lower. The DJIA edged lower by 13 points (0.1%), and the NASDAQ slipped one point (0.0%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Monday 03/04/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet SellBots got right to work at the open of trading in New York, sending stocks plunging. Stocks continued the dramatic plunge until precisely 1:00 PM ET (“funny” how that happens)  when the BuyBots kicked in and cut the days’ losses with a rally into the close. The DJIA ended down 207 points (0.8%), […]
  • Market Update – Friday 03/01/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet BuyBots got to work in the overnight futures session again, sending US stocks sharply higher at the open in New York. From there, stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range into a solidly higher close. The DJIA gained 110 points (0.4%), and the NASDAQ added 62 points (0.8%). Stay tuned as the […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 02/28/19 4:00 PM EST

    For the third day in a row, the SkyNet SellBots got to work in the overnight futures session again, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open in New York. From there, stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range into a modestly lower close. The DJIA dropped 69 points (0.3%), and the NASDAQ lost […]
  • Market Update – Wednesday 02/27/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet SellBots got to work in the overnight futures session again, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open in New York. From there, stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range into a mixed close. The DJIA dropped 72 points (0.3%), and the NASDAQ edged higher by 5 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as […]
  • Market Update – Tuesday 02/26/19 4:00 PM EST

    In a reversal of yesterday, the SkyNet SellBots got to work in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open in New York. From there, stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range into a modestly lower close. The DJIA dropped 34 points (0.1%), and the NASDAQ slipped 5 points (0.1%). […]
  • Market Update – Monday 02/25/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet BuyBots got to work in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply higher at the open in New York. However, it was all downhill from there, as stocks closed at the low of the day, though still solidly in positive territory. The DJIA ended higher by 60 points (0.3%), and the NASDAQ […]
  • Market Update – Friday 02/22/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet BuyBots kept the buying pressure going to close out a strong week to the upside. The DJIA gained 181 points (0.7%), and the NASDAQ surged 68 points (0.9%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Thursday 02/21/19 4:00 PM EST

    Yet again, the SkyNet StockBots were largely quiet as US stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range into a modestly lower close. The DJIA dropped 104 points (0.4%), and the NASDAQ lost 29 points (0.4%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 02/20/19 4:00 PM EST

    In a near-replay of yesterday, the SkyNet StockBots took the day off again as US stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range in quiet trading. The DJIA gained 63 points (0.2%), and the NASDAQ edged higher by 2 points (0.0%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 02/19/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet StockBots took the day off as US stocks zigged and zagged in a narrow range in quiet trading. The DJIA gained 8 points (0.1%), and the NASDAQ added 14 points (0.2%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Monday 02/18/19 4:00 PM EST

    US markets are closed in observance of President’s Day.
  • Market Update – Friday 02/15/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet BuyBots turned on the turbochargers and ruled the day, sending US stocks soaring. The DJIA zoomed higher by 444 points (1.7%), and the NASDAQ gained 45 points (0.6%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Thursday 02/14/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet StockBots took the day off, as US stocks meandered about in a narrow range, leading to a mixed close. The DJIA closed down 104 points (0.4%), and the NASDAQ edged higher by 6 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 02/13/19 4:00 PM EST

    Yesterday’s big rally continued today, as the SkyNet BuyBots kept the pressure on all day, The DJIA gained another 117 points (0.5%), and the NASDAQ added 5 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Tuesday 02/12/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet BuyBots took control in the overnight futures session and kept right on going into the close. The DJIA jumped 372 points (1.5%), and the NASDAQ soared by 106 points (1.5%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Monday 02/11/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet StockBots took the day off, as US stocks meandered about in a narrow range, leading to a mixed close. The DJIA closed down 53 points (0.2%), and the NASDAQ edged higher by 10 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Friday 02/08/19 4:00 PM EST

    In a replay of Thursday’s early trading, the SkyNet SellBots took control in the overnight futures session, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open on Wall Street. The sell-off continued until precisely 11:00 AM (“funny” how that happens) when the BuyBots surfaced to start a bounce into the close that cut the day’s losses. […]
  • 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 […]
  • Market Update – Wednesday 02/06/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet StockBots took the day off, as US stocks drifted mostly lower in quiet trading. The DJIA slipped 21 points (0.1%), and the NASDAQ dropped 27 points (0.4%). 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 – Monday 02/04/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet BuyBots ruled the day, pushing US stock steadily higher from open to close. The DJIA gained 175 points (0.7%), and the NASDAQ jumped 83 points (1.1%). 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 – Thursday 01/31/19 4:00 PM EST

    Following yesterday’s big BuyBot-induced rally, US stocks digested the gains and closed mixed. The DJIA slipped 15 points (0.1%), but the NASDAQ tacked on 99 points (1.4%). 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • Market Update – Thursday 01/24/19 4:00 PM EST

    US stocks zigged and zagged their way into a mixed to higher close. The DJIA slipped 22 points (0.1%), and the NASDAQ gained 47 points (0.7%). 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 […]
  • Market Update – Monday 01/21/19 4:00 PM EST

    US markets are closed today in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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 […]
  • 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!
  • Market Update – Thursday 01/03/19 4:00 PM EST

      Once again, the SkyNet SellBots showed no mercy as the selling continued unabated, with tech darling Apple leading the way with a 10% mini-crash. The DJIA plunged another 660 points (2.3%), and the NASDAQ surrendered another 202 points (3.3%), breaching 6,200. Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Wednesday 01/02/19 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet SellBots controlled the overnight futures, sending US stocks sharply lower at the open of trading on Wall Street. But from there, the BuyBots launched a spirited rally, erasing the opening losses and pushing stocks into the green by the close. The DJIA, down 400 points early, ended higher by 19 points (0.1%). The […]
  • Market Update – Tuesday 01/01/19

    US and most global stock markets are closed today to celebrate New Years’ Day.  
  • Market Update – Monday 12/31/18 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet BuyBots held the advantage of the overnight futures, sending US stocks up sharply at the open of trading on Wall Street. Even the Bots headed for an early exit to New Years’ Eve, as stocks went a net nowhere from there. The DJIA jumped 265 points (1.1%) and the NASDAQ gained 50 points […]
  • Market Update – Friday 12/28/18 4:00 PM EST

    It was a relatively calm and quiet trading day on Wall Street, as the SkyNet StockBots battled it out to a narrowly mixed close. The DJIA dropped 76 points (0.4%) and the NASDAQ gained 5 points (0.1%). Stay tuned as the battle of the SkyNet StockBots continues!
  • Market Update – Thursday 12/27/18 4:00 PM EST

    It was another sensational battle of the SkyNet StockBots on Wall Street today. The SellBots commanded the day, sending stocks sharply lower until precisely 2:15 PM (“funny” how that happens), when the Super-Nova BuyBots (a.k.a. the Plunge Protection Team) pounced on the opportunity, delivering another  monstrous Santa Claus relief rally that more than erased the […]
  • Market Update – Wednesday 12/26/18 4:00 PM EST

    After falling nearly 5,000 DJIA points over the last three months, the SkyNet SellBots finally exhausted themselves and stepped aside  The Super-Nova BuyBots (a.k.a. the Plunge Protection Team) pounced on the opportunity, delivering a monstrous Santa Claus relief rally that more than erased Monday’s massacre. Mnuchin calls in the “Plunge Protection Team,” and summons the […]
  • Market Update – Tuesday 12/25/18

    US and most global stock markets are closed today to celebrate Christmas. Even Santa knows a break in the action should be welcomed by all.
  • Market Update – Monday 12/24/18 4:00 PM EST

    The SkyNet SellBots showed no mercy as they played Grinch to Santa Claus’s fabled rally. The selling continued unabated in the holiday-shortened  trading session, The DJIA plunged another 653 points (2.9%), breaking below 22,000 for the first time in over a year.  The NASDAQ surrendered another 140 points (2.1%), breaching 6,200. Dow dives 600 points […]