The Ultimate Guide to Three Black Crows Candlestick Patterns

Last updated: January 4, 2024

Three Black Crows Pattern

The three black crows candlestick pattern is a series of three candlesticks, where each of the three candlesticks consecutively declines to lower prices:



General Identification & Interpretation

Steve Nison is credited with bringing Japanese candlestick charting to the West. In his book "Japanese Candlestick Charting Techniques" he describes there black crows patterns with the following characteristics:

Typical characteristics

Examples of use as a trading indicator

Other interpretations

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