QuantConnect Lean Algorithmic Trading Engine
AdvanceBlock Class
Advance Block candlestick pattern
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AdvanceBlock ClassIndicatorDataPoint ClassSymbol Class
Must have: - three white candlesticks with consecutively higher closes - each candle opens within or near the previous white real body - first candle: long white with no or very short upper shadow(a short shadow is accepted too for more flexibility) - second and third candles, or only third candle, show signs of weakening: progressively smaller white real bodies and/or relatively long upper shadows; see below for specific conditions The meanings of "long body", "short shadow", "far" and "near" are specified with SetCandleSettings; The returned value is negative(-1): advance block is always bearish; The user should consider that advance block is significant when it appears in uptrend, while this function does not consider it
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Target Platforms: Microsoft .NET 4.5 or Mono 3.10 or above.

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