The turquoise fork lines that I have shown in previous charts have continued to be useful in outlining the sideways consolidation that the markets have experienced since early August.
The cycle analysis that I have been using with good success is quite bullish next week.
As well, Nasdaq 100 has been outperforming SPX, and that is often another positive indicator.
Nasdaq 100 has been outperforming SPX as shown in the following comparison, and has been increasing it's lead in recent weeks. The index appears to be leading up.