This candlestick pattern is a variation of the Harami Bearish pattern. It is found during an uptrend. This is a two-day candlestick pattern with a Doji candle that is entirely encompassed within the body that was once a green-bodied candle. The Doji shows that some indecision has entered the minds of sellers, and the pattern hints that the trend might reverse.
Traditionally, this candlestick pattern is recognized in conjunction with a specific trend direction, i.e. it might be important for the pattern if the price has been generally going up or down. The ‘Detect Trend Based On’ option allows you to specify which of the following methods to use to detect the trend:
By comparing two different SMAs, the 'SMA50, SMA200' option only detects stronger trends. When the trend is weak and the condition above is not met, no patterns will be detected. In contrast, the 'SMA50' option will also detect weaker trends.