The above great chart was created and shared by  This chart reflects the Dow back to 1885 and adjusts it for inflation.  We all own investments with a goal to make money and beat the cost of living.

This chart reflects that if you adjust the Dow for inflation it is lower now, than it was 13-years ago. I added a small bit of Technical analysis to the chart, reflecting that the Dow seems to be struggling with this inflation adjusted resistance level!

How The Recent Decline In Stocks Looks "Eerily" Like Major Bear Markets Of The Past