An ‘inverted cup and handle’ is a chart pattern that indicates continuation, triggering a sell signal. Think of it as an upside-down .
If you look at the regular pattern, there is a distinct ‘u’ shape and downward handle, which is followed by a continuation. This means the is the opposite of the regular . Instead of a ‘u’ shape, it forms an ‘n’ shape, with the handle bending slightly upwards on the chart.