THE TRADER′S GUIDE TO JAPANESE CANDLESTICKSThe Full Six–Hour Video Course and Text
What are Japanese Candlesticksand why should traders use them? Steve Nison, expert in candlesticks, will help you understand and master this powerful tool with high–impact results in this workshop. Nison is the premier expert on candlesticks in the world, and now you can benefit from his expertise in the comfort of your own home, learning at your own pace.
Drawn from Steve Nison′s popular one–day seminars for select groups of traders, this workshop includes six hours of video presentation, a full manual on how to trade candlesticks, and supplementary materials to help you become a better trader. Inside, you′ll discover:
- The most important candle patterns
- How to spot market turns using candle lines
- How to use the power of candles for online trading
- How to combine Western technical indicators with candlestick charts for increased profits
- Strategies for trading with candlesticks
- How to reduce risk with candlestick charts
- Swing and day trading strategies with candlestick charts
- and much more!
This is the foremost guide to technical trading success from the foremost expert on candlesticks. From the introductory concepts through sophisticated applications of candle charts in everyday trading, you won′t find a more thorough source for learning to read, interpret and apply this amazing analytical tool.
Publisher′s Preface v
How to Use This Book vii
Meet Steve Nison ix
Chapter 1: The Basics: Candlestick Construction 1
Chapter 2: Small Real Bodies and Long Sessions 13
Chapter 3: Analysis Based on Shadows 35
Chapter 4: Shooting Stars and High Waves 53
Chapter 5: Engulfing Patterns 69
Chapter 6: More Two–Candlestick Patterns 85
Chapter 7: The Harami and Morning or Evening Star 101
Chapter 8: Looking Through the Window 119
Chapter 9: Mysteries of Support and Resistance 139
Chapter 10: More Support and Resistance Insight 157
Chapter 11: Retracement and Divergence 177
Chapter 12: Head and Shoulders Analysis 193
Chapter 13: Candlesticks in Context 211
STEVE NISON, CMT, is founder and President of Candlecharts.com which provides premier educational products and trading services. Traders and investors everywhere have discovered the power of candle charting because of Steve′s groundbreaking work. Nison, the very first to reveal the startling power of candlestick charts to the Western hemisphere, is acknowledged as the leading authority on the subject. Before Nison′s work, not one charting system in the Western world had candlestick charts. Nison′s work has been highlighted in the Wall Street Journal, Institutional Investor, and Barron′s. Nison is also the author of Japanese Candlestick Charting Techniques, Second Edition, The Candlestick Course, and other popular trading books and videos.