The Cycle of Price and the Fractal Nature of Candlestick Patterns

October 18, 2023

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A webcast presentation by John Rowland as part of the CMT Association’s Educational Web Series.

About this presentation: Join us for an enlightening webinar featuring John Rowland, Barchart’s Senior Market Strategist (CMT), as he explores the concept of the “Cycle of Price” and the intriguing fractal nature of candlestick patterns. Drawing inspiration from Benoit Mandelbrot’s insights into the market’s fractal geometry, John will unravel the intricacies of how candlestick patterns can be categorized into four distinct types. When examined closely, these patterns reveal a captivating interplay of price movements across various time frames.

By understanding the underlying forces driving these patterns and accurately pinpointing a price’s position within the cycle, traders can gain a significant edge in identifying optimal trading opportunities and honing their risk management strategies. Join us on this illuminating journey through the endlessly fascinating realm of candlestick patterns and the dynamics of the market.