Refuse to Lose on the S&P







What are we looking for?

If the week's closing price drops below the purple line (15% below previous peak), or if the day's closing price drops below the light blue line (more than 7.2% below previous days close) then we have transitioned into a bear market

May 8th 2017 Update

posted May 8, 2017, 3:39 PM by sms investing

Our "refuse to lose" indicator is currently indicating a Bull Market.

Oct 15 2016

posted Oct 16, 2016, 5:48 PM by sms investing

We are currently in a bull market. We will not transition into a bear market unless the SPY 500 index closes below 1970, on Monday 10/16, or closes below 1862 on Friday 10/21. 

Sept 16, 2016

posted Sep 16, 2016, 6:56 AM by sms investing

We will not transition to a bear market unless we close below 1972 on Monday Sept 19th, or 1862 on Friday Sept 23.

Aug 15th Update

posted Aug 14, 2016, 8:02 PM by sms investing

Aug 15th Update
We will not transition into a bear market unless the S&P 500 closes below 2013 tomorrow (Monday Aug 15th), or below 1858 on Friday Aug 19th.

June 16th update

posted Jun 16, 2016, 6:47 AM by sms investing

We will not have transitioned into a bear market unless we drop below 1924 tomorrow (June 17th).

May 16, 2016

posted May 16, 2016, 8:56 AM by sms investing

We will not be in a bear market unless the market closes below 1910 tomorrow, or below 1814 on friday:


April 16 2016 update

posted Apr 16, 2016, 2:03 PM by sms investing

A bear market would not be indicated unless the market closes below 1921 on Monday (April 18th) or 1814 on Friday (April 22).

April 1st Update

posted Apr 1, 2016, 12:47 PM by sms investing

 A bear market would not be indicated unless the market closes below 1901 on Friday April 1.

March 15th

posted Mar 14, 2016, 7:09 PM by sms investing



A bear market would not be indicated unless the market closes below 1845 by tomorrow March 15th or close below 1814 Friday March 18th


March 1

posted Mar 1, 2016, 2:37 PM by sms investing





A bear market would not be indicated unless the S&P 500 closes below 1788 tomorrow (Mar 2) or 1814 this Friday Mar 4th

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