The chart showing Series 1 series.
To see the performance of the pattern in your stock exchange in the context of other stock markets please examine the table below. Find your stock market there and see how it ranks among the others. This will give you an idea about the pattern’s strength and reliability and help you in your buying decisions.
This pattern has two black bodies with a white body between them. That is why it looks like a sandwich. The closing of both black candlesticks at the same level shows that a support price has been established.
Recognition Criteria
1. The market is characterized by a prevailing downtrend.
2. We see a black candlestick on the first day.
3. A white body that trades above the close of the previous black body follows.
4. The third day is a black day with a close equal to the first day.
Pattern Requirements and Flexibility
The Bullish Stick Sandwich starts with a strong black candlestick, and a white candlestick that opens at the previous close or at a higher level follows it. The white body closes above the black body of the first day. The third day opens with an upside gap but closes exactly at the same level with the first day’s close.
Trader’s Behavior
The market is testing new lows and it produces a black day. The following day unexpectedly opens higher and then trades higher all day, closing at or near its high. This action suggests that the downtrend has reversed and that short traders should be careful. The next day, prices open even higher, which should cause some short covering initially, but then prices drift lower to close at the same price as two days ago. Traders take note of the support price implied by the two same level closes.
Buy/Stop Loss Levels
The confirmation level is defined as the midpoint between the last two closes. Prices should cross above this level for confirmation.

The stop loss level is defined as the lower of the last two lows. 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 1/1/2016
Stock Exchange 
Per Trade 
Total Net% Descending
IndonesiaIDX 62133.3350.0014.001.5012.50
IsraelTASE 111100.00100.
RussiaMICEX 52240.00100.005.500.005.50
Vietnam HNX 21150.00100.
FrancePARIS 126350.0050.
USNASDAQ 57251243.8648.006.041.364.68
BrazilBOVESPA 106460.0066.675.170.504.67
IndiaBSE 219642.8666.675.891.564.33
South KoreaKOSDAQ 3013843.3361.544.690.853.85
South KoreaKRX 2910837.9372.733.910.093.82
USAMEX 84350.0075.
GermanyXETRA 1410671.4360.004.501.003.50
CanadaTSX-V 52240.00100.003.500.003.50
TaiwanTWSE 2813746.4353.854.381.383.00
AustraliaASX 2310443.4840.004.301.303.00
ChinaSSE 114236.3650.
USNYSE 52342065.3858.822.760.442.32
USPREFERRED 332100.0066.672.330.332.00
CanadaTSX 216428.5766.672.500.831.67
The World 63230915249.0549.033.001.401.60
NorwayOSE 222100.00100.001.500.001.50
TaiwanGTSM 158453.3350.002.881.381.50
Vietnam HOSE 52140.0050.004.002.501.50
IndiaNSE 2310343.4830.002.501.101.40
SwitzerlandSIX 114336.3675.001.500.251.25
Hong KongHKEX 2711540.7445.452.181.091.09
KuwaitKSE 111100.00100.
UKLSE 1310676.9260.003.202.800.40
SpainIBEX 1000.
DenmarkCOPENHAGEN 111100.00100.
DenmarkCOPENHAGEN 1000.
Greece ATHENS 1000.
Austria WIENERBORSE 1000.
ArgentinaBUE 21050.
BangladeshDSE 13000.
EgyptEGX 1000.
QatarQE 1000.
PortugalLISBON 1000.
Poland GPW 97277.7828.571.571.570.00
MexicoBMV 3000.
UAEUAE 2000.
SingaporeSGX 1000.
USFOREX 111100.00100.
UKLSE 1000.
ItalyBORSA 64166.6725.001.251.75-0.50
BelgiumBRUSSELS 221100.0050.001.001.50-0.50
JapanTOKYO 2716559.2631.251.131.69-0.56
TurkeyBIST 157146.6714.290.291.29-1.00
ThailandSET 110100.
SwedenSTOCKHOLM 1911557.8945.450.821.91-1.09
PhilippinesPSE 64166.6725.000.001.25-1.25
ChinaSZSE 1510366.6730.000.501.80-1.30
PakistanKSE 42050.
ThailandSET 1911257.8918.180.552.36-1.82
Saudi ArabiaTADAWUL 61016.670.000.002.00-2.00
MalaysiaBURSA 32066.670.000.004.00-4.00
USOTC PINK 1911457.8936.361.097.55-6.45
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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