Japanese Candlesticks

Thank you, Mr. Steve Nison, for "discovering" the art of candlesticks!

Lessons on Japanese Candlesticks

  • What is a Japanese Candlestick?

    Japanese candlesticks in forex trading are used to describe currency price action and can be used for any time frame.

  • Japanese Candlestick Anatomy

    Just like humans, candlesticks have different body sizes. As forex traders, it's important to take note of what type of body a candlestick takes!

  • Basic Japanese Candlestick Patterns

    What do spinning tops, marubozus, and dojis have in common? They're all the basic types of candlesticks!

  • Single Candlestick Patterns

    What the heck is the difference between a hammer and a hanging man? Time to start learning about your basic candlestick patterns!

  • Dual Candlestick Patterns

    They say that trouble comes in twos. Read on to find out how dual candlestick patterns may not necessarily spell double trouble for your account.