Are you candlestick-literate? The widely used candlestick chart is easy to read but also contains some less obvious but valuable
clues about momentum and reversal.
Candlesticks, Japanese - Technical Analysis from A to Z
In the 1600s, the Japanese developed a method of technical analysis to analyze the price of rice contracts.
This technique is called candlestick charting. Steven Nison is credited with popularizing candlestick charting
and has become recognized as the leading expert on their interpretation. I have met investors who are attracted
to candlestick charts by their mystique - maybe they are the "long forgotten Asian secret" to investment analysis.