That’s what happened 30 minutes before the close, the market reversed sharply. This happens not infrequently (in both directions.) Seems like manipulation to me. Don’t trust it. Because it’s not real.
Jim Cramer on RealMoney (subscription)
You know what? I hate those phony rallies more than if the market were down as much as it finished up. I hate them because they are short-covering or they are inside information personified.