Define: Bearish Candlestick Patterns

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Definition: Bearish Candlestick Patterns


Full Definition of Bearish Candlestick Patterns

Bearish candlestick patterns consist of 1, 2, 3 or more candlesticks in a pattern that is associated with a future bearish price move. Used in isolation, bearish candlestick patterns generally do not provide a significant trading advantage. However, they may prove to be a powerful tool when used in conjunction with other indicators.

One Candlestick

Two Candlestick Patterns

Three Candlestick Patterns

         * Requires confirmation on the day following the bearish candlestick pattern.

Four or More Candlestick Patterns


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Definition Sources

Definitions for Bearish Candlestick Patterns are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

This glossary post was last updated: 23rd March 2020.