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Dragonfly Doji
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Engulfing
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Identical Three Crows
In Neck
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Separating Lines
Shooting Star
Side By Side White Lines
Three Black Crows
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Two Crows
Upside Gap Two Crows

Dragonfly Doji
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Pattern: reversal
Reliability: low/moderate

Identification
A Doji forms at the upper end of a trading range with a long lower shadow (the longer the more bearish) with no, or almost no upper shadow.

The Psychology
In an uptrend or within a bounce of a downtrend, a sharp intraday sell-off is followed by a reversal which causes the stock to close at its opening price near the day's high. Although the stock recovers from its intraday sell-off, it suggests the bulls are starting to lose strength, and a reversal may occur. A weak following day on solid volume is still needed to confirm the pattern.

The bearish Dragonfly Doji is similar to the bearish Hanging Man, bullish Dragonfly Doji, and bullish Hammer.