A hammer candle is defined here as 1) the lower shadow (wick) is at least twice the length of the main body and 2) the close is in the top half of the range.
A shooting star has the opposite conditions 1) the upper shadow is at least twice the size of the main body and 2) the close is in the lower half of the range.
These candles should not be used by themselves...
I decided to republish this one without the trend filter and with all the major symbols active. This will allow for all the patterns to show up.
Due to 15 different candlestick formations in this one script, it will be difficult to turn off the last few due to screen size. You can turn off individual patterns on the settings screen.
I have everything spelled out...
This script detects an event created by Oliver Velez, it is a wide-range candle with a small body and a long tail (hammer-type candle), its range is noticeably larger than previous candles, as a rule it can be taken that the body should be maximum of 30% of the total range of the candle with a long tail. The stop goes under the tail and the signal is given when...
This script help to identified popular candlestick pattern combined with trend identifier.
Most script only focus on criteria of the pattern. Such as how much the length of the body compared to previous candle etc.
Besides criteria of the candle, this script also considered the trend into the logic.
For example bullish engulfing is a bullish reversal signal, which...
This is a basic strategy that will buy after a hammer is printed, and sell when a predetermined risk or reward price is hit. You can change the risk and reward values in the settings. Risk and reward values are in increments of $0.01. Default values are 75 ($0.75) and 200 ($2.00). If the strategy is producing losses, try adding a zero to the end of the risk value...
HG Scalpius H & SS Scan
This indicator highlights hammer candles and shooting star candles based on the below definitions:
Hammer = lower wick >= 2* real body and closes in top half of range
Shooting Star = upper wick >= 2*real body and closes in bottom half of range
hammer = (min(open,close)-low)>= (2*abs(open-close)) and close >...
Simple script to detect and mark possible reversal candlesticks - "hammer" and reversed version "hanging man".
Let me introduce my Hammer automatic finding script.
This is a bullish reversal candlestick which occurs in a downtrend.
It has a small real body at the top of the candlestick and a long lower shadow.