The Bearish Abandoned Baby is a rare, three day bearish reversal pattern defined by a gap followed by a doji, which is then followed by another gap in the opposite direction. The shadows on the doji must completely gap below or above the shadows of the first and third day.
A hanging man is a one day bearish candlestick pattern that forms at the end of an uptrend. It is created when there is a significant sell-off near the market open, but buyers are able to push this stock back up so that it closes at or near the opening price.
Generally, the large sell-off is seen as an early indication that the bulls may be losing control and demand for the asset is waning. If this pattern is found at the end of a downtrend, it is known as a Hammer.
The Downside Tasuki Gap is a three day, bearish continuation pattern that happens with a clear downtrend. It starts with a long, black body followed by another black body that has gapped below the first one. The third day is white and opens within the body of the second day, then closes in the gap between the first two days, but does not fully close the gap.
The brother of the Downside Tasuki Gap is the bullish Upside Tasuki Gap.
The Abandoned Baby Bottom, or Bullish Abandoned Baby helps determine reversal to a dominant downtrend.
The first bar in this pattern shows a decline, a large red candlestick located within a defined downtrend. The second bar is a doji candle, where the open is equal to the close. The final bar signals the reversal, a large white candle that opens above the second bar and is indicates the change in trader sentiment.
A harami cross is a trend indicated by a large candlestick followed by a doji that is located within the top and bottom of the candlestick's body. This indicates that the previous trend is about to reverse. A bullish harami cross indicates that a downtrend is likely to reverse.
A Bearish Harami Cross is a two day bearish reversal pattern indicated by a large candlestick followed by a doji that is located within the top and bottom of the candlestick's body. This indicates that the previous uptrend is about to reverse.
The Identical Three Crows (Three Black Crows) is a three day bearish reversal pattern. It is used to predict a reversal of a current uptrend. This pattern consists of three consecutive long-bodied candlesticks that have closed lower than the previous day with each session's open occurring within the body of the previous candle.