Drawing the trend lines sure does help.. But what is it? Continuation or reversal?
Triangular patterns almost always culminate after the third peak... 99.999% of the time.
The Fed has been holding up the market by pumping in $85 Billion per month with QE3. They just announced a mere 10 Billion/month decrease come Jan. 2014. If jobless numbers decrease next month, look for the Fed to withdraw more. Get yours while the getting is good.