The less sunspots there are, the more depressed people are, and that in turn affects the economy. Was there a Sunspot/Dow divergence from 2002-2007? Here's the actual prediction by NASA/Marshall Solar Physics which was updated on 11/3/2010:
"Current prediction for the next sunspot cycle maximum gives a smoothed sunspot number maximum of about 66 in June of 2013."
Click on the chart for a closer view of the sunspot forecast. In the first segment, Nenner said EUR/USD will move lower as the U.S. economy grows faster than Europe. Watch the CNBC video after the jump.
Related: Charles Nenner's Cycles See Dow 5,000, Gold 2,500 in Few Years (Deflation, Military Conflict) 8/26/2010