Engulfing Patterns

Bullish Engulfing Pattern

It contains 2 candles. 

 

First day: 

- small black candle that closes lower than the previous larger black candle. 

- sellers are not very aggressive. 

 

Second day:

- large white candle that engulfs body of first candle and close near top of range --> small upper wick. 

- wick first candle usually longer than wick second candle. 

- buyers have overwhelmed the sellers --> they are going to take control --> bullish signal. 

 

 

 

 

 

Bullishengulfing

Bearish Engulfing Pattern

It contains 2 candles. 

 

First day: 

- small white candle that closes higher than previous larger white candle. 

- buyers are not very aggressive. 

 

Second day:

- large black candle that engulfs body of first candle and close near bottom of range --> small lower wick. 

- wick first candle usually longer than wick second candle.

- sellers have overwhelmed the buyers --> they are going to take control --> bearish signal. 

 

 

 

Bearishengulfing

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