This script serves as a successor to a previous script I wrote for identifying Hikkakes nearly two years ago.
The old version has been preserved here:
This script is a rework of an old script that identified the Hikkake candlestick pattern. While this pattern is not usually considered a part of the standard candlestick patterns set, I found a lot...
Simple script for finding Hikkake patterns in charts.
This script will:
- Identify bullish / bearish variants of the Hikkake pattern.
- Allow the user to change the color scheme for the bullish / bearish variants.
- Allow the user to specify which Hikkake patterns will be recognized by this hunter (specifically, allowing which of the three candles after the...
Lifted description from web:
Hikkake means to trap, trick, or ensnare. Primarily, this price pattern seeks to identify inside bar breakouts and profit from their failures.
An inside bar is a price bar that is entirely within the range of the preceding price bar. Inside bars are typical on price charts of most timeframes.
While you’ll often find inside bars in...
The hikkake pattern is a price pattern used by technical analysts and traders
hoping to identify a short-term move in the market's direction. The pattern
has two different setups, one implying a short-term downward movement in price
action, and a second setup implying a short-term upward trend in price.
The Hikkake pattern (pronounced Hĭ KAH kay) is a...