The chart showing Series 1 series.
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This pattern consists firstly of a black Marubozu and then a white Marubozu. After the black Marubozu, the market opens above the prior session’s opening, forming a gap between the two candlesticks.
Recognition Criteria
1. The market is characterized by a prevailing downtrend.
2. On the first day a black Marubozu (or a black candlestick) is observed.
3. Then we see a white Marubozu (or a white candlestick) on the second day.
4. The second day opens higher with a body gap.
Pattern Requirements and Flexibility
The Bullish Kicking ideally should consist of a black Marubozu then a white Marubozu with a body gap in between. However, we accept normal or long candlesticks and a null body gap, too. This way, the Bullish Separating Lines Pattern, which is a continuation pattern (that is not covered here), is also included in a modified manner as a reversal pattern.
Trader’s Behavior
The pattern is a strong sign showing that the market is headed upwards. It appears in a downtrend and on the first day a strong black candlestick (or a black Marubozu) further confirms the bearishness. The next day prices open at or above the previous day’s open, causing a gap. This huge gap urges the bulls to take action. The market heads up forming a white candlestick (or a white Marubozu).
Buy/Stop Loss Levels
The confirmation level is defined as the last close. Prices should cross above this level for confirmation.

The stop loss level is defined as the last low. Following the BUY, if prices go down instead of going up, and close or make two consecutive daily lows below the stop loss level, while no bearish pattern is detected, then the stop loss is triggered.
Pattern Performance in Stock Exchanges since 1/1/2020
Stock Exchange 
Per Trade 
Total Net% Descending
USOTCBB 32266.67100.0063.500.0063.50
FOREXFOREX 111100.00100.0014.000.0014.00
JapanSAPPORO 43375.00100.0012.330.0012.33
ItalyBORSA 111100.00100.
Greece ATHENS 111100.00100.
FrancePARIS 111100.00100.
SpainIBEX 111100.00100.
GermanyXETRA 111100.00100.
BelgiumBRUSSELS 111100.00100.
Austria WIENERBORSE 111100.00100.
PortugalLISBON 111100.00100.
NetherlandsAMSTERDAM 111100.00100.
PakistanKSE 106560.0083.332.330.002.33
JapanFUKUOKA 171164.719.091.740.001.74
Vietnam HOSE 333100.00100.001.330.001.33
DenmarkCOPENHAGEN 221100.0050.001.500.501.00
USFOREX 332100.0066.670.670.000.67
SwedenSTOCKHOLM 331100.0033.330.670.000.67
OmanMSM 2113761.9053.851.231.000.23
TaiwanGTSM 14133365.460.320.110.000.11
EgyptEGX 4542166.960.330.050.010.05
Poland GPW 4701160.000.350.040.000.04
BangladeshDSE 5812153.180.320.040.010.03
The World 12025365640166.670.500.040.010.03
Austria WIENERBORSE 4271166.510.350.020.000.02
PortugalLISBON 372164.864.
RussiaMICEX 2731160.070.610.020.000.02
FrancePARIS 26358673.020.310.010.000.01
NetherlandsAMSTERDAM 11565374.830.350.010.000.01
UKLSE 86651170.920.
IndiaBSE 34502162.
ItalyBORSA 48011172.550.
ChinaSSE 19711169.
JapanTOKYO 114692265.350.
Hong KongHKEX 29914161.650.
CanadaTSX 35321165.
USNYSE 157722265.
SwedenSTOCKHOLM 9611163.370.
NorwayOSE 4010060.
NorwayOSE 1000.
PakistanKSE 4160065.630.
PhilippinesPSE 1870063.
PhilippinesPSE 21050.
MalaysiaBURSA 6950053.670.
MexicoBMV 8480068.870.
KuwaitKSE 900057.780.
UAEUAE 830054.
Saudi ArabiaTADAWUL 4090063.810.
QatarQE 330078.790.
JordanASE 320040.630.
South KoreaKOSDAQ 14550067.560.
South KoreaKOSDAQ 331100.0033.330.000.000.00
SpainIBEX 2400057.920.
Greece ATHENS 1290060.470.
DenmarkCOPENHAGEN 1990066.830.
GermanyXETRA 73320072.570.
ChinaSZSE 25270069.330.
IndiaNSE 1000.
JapanTOKYO 1000.
IsraelTASE 11160067.650.
IsraelTASE 1000.
IndonesiaIDX 3340054.
IndonesiaIDX 221100.0050.
CanadaTSX 2000.
CanadaCSE 1890039.
CanadaTSX-V 4950051.720.
BrazilBOVESPA 11260062.790.
ArgentinaBUE 32166.6750.
ArgentinaBUE 5120069.730.
ChinaSSE 1000.
AustraliaASX 2000.
ChileBCS 930076.340.
BelgiumBRUSSELS 2600063.
BangladeshDSE 1000.
SwitzerlandSIX 20210072.440.
Vietnam HNX 860059.300.
USWARRANTS 850045.880.
USOTC PINK 52510067.400.
USNASDAQ 85780064.570.
TaiwanTWSE 30510066.930.
TurkeyBIST 5140063.
ThailandSET 111100.00100.
SingaporeSGX 3931051.910.
JapanNAGOYA 391064.
IndiaNSE 20691061.960.
South KoreaKRX 22151068.310.
AustraliaASX 34655161.900.
ThailandSET 8661056.
Vietnam HOSE 3301060.
USAMEX 20843065.790.000.000.01-0.01
MexicoBMV 43075.
MalaysiaBURSA 221100.0050.000.000.50-0.50
UKLSE 110100.
ChileBCS 51020.
UAEUAE 110100.
RussiaMICEX 32166.6750.000.001.00-1.00
Patterns Total: How many of this particular pattern has been detected in this period
Confirmed Total: How many of the detected patterns were confirmed and converted into signals
Profitable Signals: The number of the confirmed patterns that have given profitable trades
Confirmation %: The percentage of the confirmed patterns with respect to the total occurrences of this pattern
Profitable Signal %: The percentage of the successful confirmed patterns with respect to the total confirmed patterns
Per Trade Profit %: Total Profits / Total Trades
Per Trade Loss %: Total Losses / Total Trades
Per Trade Net%: (Total Profits–Total Losses) / Total Number of Trades
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