High Price Gapping Play is a bullish trend continuation candlestick pattern consisting of five candles.

The High Price Gapping Play candlestick pattern is recognized if:

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

  • Next three candles have small bodies fluctuating near the first candle's High price;

  • The fifth candle is long and bullish again and gaps up from the highest High of the previous four candles.

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.
body factor The factor used when checking if a candle is short. A candle is considered short if its body height is lower than the average multiplied by this factor.


Plot Description
Bullish The High Price Gapping Play candlestick pattern.