Abandoned Baby Bearish
Like most of the three day star patterns, the scenarios are similar. The primary difference is thatthe star (second day) can reflect greater deterioration in the prior trend, depending on whether itgaps, is Doji, and so on.
Advance Block Bearish
The Advance Block pattern is a derivative of the Three White Soldiers. However, it must occur inan uptrend, whereas the Three White Soldiers pattern must occur in a downtrend. Unlike theThree White Soldiers, the second and third days of the Advance Block show weakness.
Belt Hold Bearish
The market is trending when a significant gap in the direction of trend occurs on the open. Fromthat point, the market never looks back: all further price action that day is the opposite of theprevious trend. This causes much concern and many positions will be covered or sold, which willhelp accentuate the reversal.