The model warrants an allocation to QQQ or SPY on the first trading day of 2017, depending on index preference.
As 2015 was an “underperforming” year ( < fixed, valuation baseline ( variable #1 *)) and 2016 was an “outperformance” year, the sequence doesn’t result in a string of consecutive “outperformance” years.
Both years were “high” risk profile years so the model has been in cash. If price based variable #2 ( risk profile *) signals a neutral or high risk profile on Jan 30th, the model will signal allocation to cash position …
* variables listed at bottom here https://stockmarketmap.wordpress.com/2015/11/14/market-map-model-tactical-asset-allocation-using-low-expense-index-etfs-2015/