Dark Cloud Cover is a bearish trend reversal candlestick pattern consisting of two candles.

The Dark Cloud Cover candlestick pattern is recognized if:

  • The first candle is long and bullish and continues the uptrend;

  • The second candle is bearish and it opens above the first candle's High price;

  • The Close price of the second candle is in the lower half of the previous candle body.

Input Parameters

Parameter Description
length The number of candles used to calculate the average body height. If the body height of a candle exceeds this average, it is considered long.
trend setup The number of preceding candles to check if the trend exists.


Plot Description
Bearish The Dark Cloud Cover candlestick pattern.