A-Z Guide of Candlestick Patterns

Many candlestick chart patterns have been identified!

Follow the links to learn more about how each pattern is identified, what it has the potential to indicate, and examples of where these patterns are seen in recent markets.

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Bearish Belt-Hold

Bullish Belt-Hold

Bearish Counterattack Lines

Bullish Counterattack Lines

Dark Cloud Cover

Downgap Side-by-side White Lines

Downward Gapping Tasuki

Dragonfly Doji

Dumpling Top

Bearish Engulfing

Bullish Engulfing

Evening Doji Star

Evening Star

Falling Three Methods

Falling Window

Frypan Bottom

Gravestone Doji


Hanging Man

Bearish Harami

Bearish Harami Cross

Bullish Harami

Bullish Harami Cross

High-price Gapping Play

Inverted Hammer

Inverted Three Buddha

Long-legged Doji

Low-price Gapping Play

Morning Doji Star

Morning Star

Northern Doji


Rising Three Methods

Rising Window

Bearish Separating Lines

Bullish Separating Lines

Shooting Star

Southern Doji


Three Advancing White Soldiers

Three Black Crows

Three Buddha Top

Three Mountain Top

Three River Bottom

Tri-Star Bottom

Tri-Star Top

Tower Bottom

Tower Top

Tweezers Bottom

Tweezers Top

Upgap Side-by-side White Lines

Upside-gap Two Crows

Upward Gapping Tasuki

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