The Ultimate Guide to Tri-Star Top Candlestick Patterns

Last updated: February 7, 2024

Tri-Star Top Pattern

The tri-star top candlestick pattern occurs with a series of three doji candles occurring at price highs:



General Identification & Interpretation

Steve Nison is credited with bringing Japanese candlestick charting to the West. In his book "Japanese Candlestick Charting Techniques" he describes tri-star top patterns with the following characteristics:

Typical characteristics

Examples of use as a trading indicator

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