Japanese Candlestick Charting - Strategies for Transaction Timing of Stocks, Futures & Forex
Advanced Level

Course participants should have a basic understanding of Technical Analysis.

An Intensive five-lecture Module on Japanese Candlestick Charting.

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  • Course Synopsis

    ✓ Technical Analysis: A methodology for stocks and/or futures transaction timing.
    ✓ Candlestick Charting vs Traditional Bar Charting
    ✓ The Advantages of Candlestock Charts
    ✓ The Visual Impact of Candlestick Charts and the Ease of Identifying Data Relationship
    ✓ The Basics of Candlestick Charts. Trend Representation. Three Lines Up, Three Lines Down, The Body (Jittai), Shadow (Kage), Long Days, Short Days, Bald Head (Morubozu), Cross (Doji), Star (Hoshi), Paper Umbrella (Karakasa)
    ✓ Munehisa Honma and the Sakata School of Candlestick Charting. Honma’s Principle of Three (San), Three Mountains (San-Zan), Three Rivers (San-Sen), Three Gaps (San-Ku), Three Soldiers (San-Pei), Three Methods (San-Poh)
    ✓ Nison’s Contribution to candlestick Charting.
    ✓ Reversal Candlestick Patterns: Types of Pattern, Graphics of Pattern, Recognition Guidelines, Psychology underlying the Pattern. The Hammer (Tonkachi), The Hanging Man (Kubitsuri), The Engulfing Pattern (Tsutsumi), The Inside Day Pregnant Pattern (Harami), The Inverted Hammer (tohba), Shooting Star (Nagare Bushi), Piercing Line (kirikomi) and the Dark Cloud Cover (kabuse), Doji Star, Morning Star, Evening Star, Morning Doji Star, Evening Doji Star, the Abandoned Baby (Sutego), Three White Soldiers (San-Pei) and Three Black Crows.
    ✓ Continuation Candlestick Patterns: Upside Tasuki Gapa, Downside Tasuki Gap, Rising Three Methods, Falling Three Methods. Upside Gap Three Methods, Downside Gap Three Methods, On Neck Line, In Neck Line and the Thrusting Line.
    ✓ Trend Determination and Candlestick Charts. Trendlines, Moving Averages and Bollinger Bands.
    ✓ Technical Filters on Candlestick Charts. Wilder’s RSI and Candlestick Charts
    ✓ Derivative Candlestick Charting Techniques, Moriss’ Candle Power Techniques Combining Candlestick Charting with Volume
    ✓ Charting Software Systems and Data Providers for Candlestick Charting

  • Course Instructor

    Mr Robert C S Tay is a Trading Representative with UOB Kay Hian Securities Pte Ltd. He has 25 years experience in international currency and deposit broking, stock broking, investment management and securities research. His past appointments include: Investment Manager, of Phillip Securities; Director of Phillip Securities Investment Research, Investment Manager of DBS Securities, Research Manager of Morgan Grenfell Asia Securities. Mr Tay is a frequent conference speaker on investment management and strategies and is often invited by the media to comment on the stock market and economy. Mr Tay conducts courses and workshops for SGX, IBF, NUS, SIAS and other financial institutions. He served on the Education Committee of SIAS and was the lecturer and the examiner for the SIAS investment analysis program. He has a BA in Economics and Sociology from the University of Singapore and an MBA from the University of New South Wales.

  • Course Duration

    15 Lecture Hours

  • Course Fees

    SGD 600