descending triangle

Descending Triangle

In technical analysis, a series of high and low prices for a security that, when plotted on a chart, looks vaguely like a triangle pointed to the right. A descending triangle indicates that both the highs and the low are lowering. It is a bearish signal. See also: Triangle, Ascending Triangle.

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descending triangle
In technical analysis, a triangle-shaped chart formation indicating a downward price for a stock and characterized by a nearly vertical left side, nearly horizontal bottom, and downward sloping third side that dips to the right. A descending triangle is a bearish indicator in which a sell signal is confirmed if the price breaks through the bottom side. Compare ascending triangle.
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Six week ago the ADI broke down from a large multi-month bearish descending triangle consolidation pattern that had developed for much of this year.
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A Bearish Descending Triangle is a continuation pattern that typically appears after a decline in price.
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Last week's decline triggered a breakdown of a large multi-month bearish descending triangle as the index fell below the prior 2017 low of 4,355.
A Bearish Descending Triangle is a <strong>bearish continuation pattern </strong>that typically appears after a decline in price.
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Nevertheless, a bigger concern right now is the large bearish descending triangle consolidation pattern that has formed throughout this year.
We now take a step back to reassess the overall trend: looking at weekly bars, we see that EURUSD is setting up a Descending Triangle, a bearish continuation pattern, broadly favoring a breakout below support marked by the double bottom near 1.
lt;span style="color: #0000ff;">An example of a descending triangle which is normally a bearish signal.
counterpart in what appears to be a descending triangle.