Technical Analysis

Bullish Separating Lines

Bullish Separating Lines is a continuation pattern that occurs in an uptrend with a long bodied black candlestick followed by a white candlestick with the same opening price as the first but with no lower wick. For a complete printable reference see also: Japanese Candlesticks PDF Ebook

Bullish In Neck Line

Bullish In Neck Line is a two candlestick continuation pattern that occurs during a uptrend. The first candlestick is long bodied and white. The second candlestick gaps higher but ends up closing below it’s open, at around the level of the top of the prior candlestick’s body. For a complete pri

Bullish On Neck Line

Bullish On Neck Line is a continuation pattern occuring during an uptrend. The first candle in the pattern is long and white. The second candle gaps up from the close of the previous candle and closes at the level of the close of the first candle. For a complete printable reference see also: Japane

Bearish On Neck Line

Bearish On Neck Line is a two candle continuation pattern occuring during a downtrend. The first candle gaps open lower and is long bodied and black. The second candlestick is small bodied and white, not closing above the low of the first candlestick. For a complete printable reference see also: Ja

Bearish Side by Side White Lines

Bearish Side by Side White Lines is a three candlestick continuation pattern occuring during an downtrend. The first candle is long bodied and black. The second candle gaps downward to open a lower open and is white. The third candle is white and opens and closes at about the same level as the secon

Bullish Side by Side White Lines

Bullish Side by Side White Lines is a three candlestick continuation pattern occuring during an uptrend. The first candle is long bodied and white. The second candle gaps upward to open a higher open and is white. The third candle is white and opens and closes at about the same level as the second c

Bullish Stick Sandwich

The Bullish Stick Sandwich is a three candle reversal pattern occuring during a downtrend. The first candle is long bodied, black and closes near it’s high. The second candle is white, gaps open higher and closes above the open of the prior candle. The third candle is black, engulfs the second

Bearish Three Outside Down

Three Outside Down is a three candlestick bearish reversal pattern. The pattern occurs in an uptrend and begins with a candle in the direction of the trend. The second candle’s real body engulfs the first days body. The third candle closes lower than the previous candle. For a complete printable

Bullish Tri-Star

The Tri-Star is a three candle reversal pattern, consisting of three consecutive Dojis. The bullish Tri-Star formation occurs after a downtrend. The second Doji candlestick gaps below the first and third. The succession of Dojis reflect indecisiveness in the market. For a complete printable referen

Bullish Abandoned Baby

Reversal  pattern on a Japanese Candlestick chart occuring during a downtrend where a downward gap is followed by another gap higher.