This lesson covers the basics of Japanese candlestick patterns. Japanese candlesticks are a great way to determine reversal points, entry points and exit points into the market. They are used by traders to determine when to get in and out of the market. These candlestick patterns repeat over and over again with predictable outcomes. It's important to note that candlestick patterns only are valid at the end of a major swing in price. This video will be the introduction to the most commonly found candlestick patterns in the markets.