Identify Rally, Base & Drop Candle

This Pine Script indicator identifies and labels rally, base, and drop candles on your chart, aiding traders in recognizing key price action phases. Rally candles represent periods of upward price momentum, typically characterized by strong bullish movement. Base candles indicate consolidation or sideways movement, suggesting a temporary pause in the trend. Drop candles signify downward price momentum, often accompanied by strong bearish movement. By identifying these distinct candle types, traders can gain insights into the market's current phase and potential future price movements.

Key Features:

  • Identifies rally, base, and drop candles based on customizable criteria such as body percentage.
  • Labels each candle type for easy visualization and interpretation.
  • Helps traders identify trend continuation or potential reversal points.
  • Compatible with various timeframes and trading instruments.
  • Customizable parameters allow traders to adjust the sensitivity of the identification process to suit their trading strategies.

Usage Instructions:

  1. Apply the indicator to your chart.
  2. Configure the settings according to your preferences
  3. Observe the labeled candles on the chart to identify rally, base, and drop phases.
  4. Consider additional analysis and risk management strategies to confirm trading decisions and manage risk effectively.

Disclaimer: This indicator is provided for informational and educational purposes only. It is not intended as financial advice or trading recommendations. Trading involves risks, and it's essential to conduct thorough research and practice proper risk management techniques.

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