Candles and candles only

Discussion in 'Trading' started by indahook, Jun 20, 2003.

  1. I like everything you said. The The former point of resisstance has also become support. The only thing I do not like is the double top on 6/6 and 6/17. You would think that the way the mkt was moving as a whole a new higher high would have been made.
     
    #21     Jun 30, 2003
  2. IGT close 101.53 high 101.56
    MDR close 6.24 high 6.25
    RHI close 18.58 high 18.64

    As expected not much going on in the world of hammers today. But with the Spoos trading back above that up-trendline that was broken with conviction on Friday we may have a trend day???

    I do not know anything...react, do not anticipate!
     
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    #22     Jun 30, 2003
  3. RAMOUTAR

    RAMOUTAR

    Great stuff.
     
    #23     Jun 30, 2003
  4. Nice thread, Indahook!

    I started with candles and now use both candles and bars (candles don't matter much for scalping).

    But I love candlestick science and particularly hammers & hanging men... They're very effective reversal patterns.

    How's things man?

    ~Scientist
     
    #24     Jun 30, 2003
  5. Thing are OK, Killed it the last month just like everybody else....been hanging around flat for a week. How about yourself?

    Candles are a fantastic reversal patterns. As you can see that is the primary reason for this thread. Buying on dips provides a powerful risk/reward ratio with obvious downside.
     
    #25     Jun 30, 2003
  6. swimmus

    swimmus

    I believe this one may be one to watch for possible nice hammer to form soon. Going to add to my watchlist.

    Good trading to you!
     
    #26     Jun 30, 2003
  7. swimmus

    swimmus

    Sorry forgot the chart.
     
    #27     Jul 1, 2003
  8. AAP close 60.17 high 60.24
    CMS close 8.1 high 8.13
    CYMI close 32.01 high 32.09
    LRY close 34.5 high 34.57
    LU close 2.03 high 2.03
    MEDI close 36.37 high 36.48
    N close 21.14 high 21.16
    SPX close 44.06 high 44.10
    TOY close 12.12 high 12.15

    As far as continuation patterns go TOY looks the best. Note the volume as the dip began.


    Put in your stops and let the MKT come to you......
     
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    #28     Jul 1, 2003
  9. I have added it to my list, although it IMO, it looks week right now. the chart almost looks like a psychotic head and shoulders.
     
    #29     Jul 1, 2003
  10. swimmus

    swimmus

    You are right about HOV. I am trying to incorporate hammers into my trading- I use supports as entries on bounces and hammers appear to give me another tool to work with. Will need to observe more to understand all the set-ups.

    Look forward to learning more!
     
    #30     Jul 2, 2003