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Category: Exploring Candlestick Patterns


May 14, 2019

How to Spot and Trade Reversals with the Evening Star and Abandoned Baby

Most traders are familiar with doji candlestick patterns, which indicate that there’s a lot of indecision in the market. While indecision doesn’t always lead to a reversal, it does suggest that the previous trend is likely losing steam. This can […]

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April 10, 2019

How to Spot and Trade Engulfings

Candlestick patterns are a great decision support tool for active traders. Bullish and bearish engulfings have an ideal mix of reliability and frequency that makes them a powerful addition to any trader’s repertoire. They can be very helpful for predicting […]

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April 10, 2019

The Ultimate Guide to Candlestick Patterns

Candlestick charts have become the default for most active traders. Unlike line or bar charts, candlestick charts provide five data points (open, high, low, close and change) to help you instantly assess market sentiment. You can also look at combinations […]

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April 9, 2019

How to Spot Reversals with the Dragonfly and Gravestone Doji

Candlestick patterns are a great decisions support tool for active traders. While dragonfly and gravestone doji may not be 100% accurate on their own, they can be incredibly useful for confirming a bullish or bearish reversal that’s supported with other […]

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April 9, 2019

How to Spot and Trade Spinning Top Candles

Candlestick patterns are a great way to assess market sentiment at a glance. While they aren’t very reliable on their own, many traders use them to confirm other technical indicators or chart patterns and tilt the odds in their favor. […]

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January 4, 2019

What is a Hammer?

Technical analysis has been used since the 1900s to predict stock market prices. Unlike fundamental analysis, market technicians believe that all available information is already reflected in a stock price, and day-to-day market fluctuations are more a function of human […]

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