Publisher's Preface v How to Use This Book vii Meet Steve Nison ix Introduction xi Chapter 1: The Basics: Candlestick Construction 1 Chapter 2: Small Real Bodies and Long Sessions 13 Chapter 3: Analysis Based on Shadows 35 Chapter 4: Shooting Stars and High Waves 53 Chapter 5: Engulfing Patterns 69 Chapter 6: More Two-Candlestick Patterns 85 Chapter 7: The Harami and Morning or Evening Star 101 Chapter 8: Looking Through the Window 119 Chapter 9: Mysteries of Support and Resistance 139 Chapter 10: More Support and Resistance Insight 157 Chapter 11: Retracement and Divergence 177 Chapter 12: Head and Shoulders Analysis 193 Chapter 13: Candlesticks in Context 211 Resources 239
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