Advance Block is a bearish trend reversal candlestick pattern consisting of three candles.
The Advance Block candlestick pattern is recognized if:
All three candles are bullish and continue the uptrend;
Each candle's Open price is within the previous candle's body;
The second candle's body is smaller than that of the first candle, and the third candle's body is smaller than that of the second candle;
Both second and third candles have long upper shadows.
||The number of bars used to calculate the average body height.|
||The number of preceding bars to check if the trend exists.|
||The factor by which candles' body heights are multiplied. Each of the last two candles cannot have body height greater than that of the previous candle multiplied by this factor.|
||The factor used when checking if a shadow is long. A shadow is considered long if its length exceeds the average body height multiplied by this factor.|
||The Advance Block candlestick pattern.|