As of 01/23/2020
  Indus: 29,160 -26.18 -0.1%  
  Trans: 11,143 +144.06 +1.3%  
  Utils: 929 +8.61 +0.9%  
  Nasdaq: 9,402 +18.71 +0.2%  
  S&P 500: 3,326 +3.79 +0.1%  
YTD
 +2.2%  
 +2.2%  
 +5.6%  
 +4.8%  
 +2.9%  
  Targets    Overview: 01/14/2020  
  Up arrow29,500 or 28,300 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow11,500 or 10,700 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow1,025 or 900 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow9,600 or 8,900 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow3,350 or 3,200 by 02/01/2020
As of 01/23/2020
  Indus: 29,160 -26.18 -0.1%  
  Trans: 11,143 +144.06 +1.3%  
  Utils: 929 +8.61 +0.9%  
  Nasdaq: 9,402 +18.71 +0.2%  
  S&P 500: 3,326 +3.79 +0.1%  
YTD
 +2.2%  
 +2.2%  
 +5.6%  
 +4.8%  
 +2.9%  
  Targets    Overview: 01/14/2020  
  Up arrow29,500 or 28,300 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow11,500 or 10,700 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow1,025 or 900 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow9,600 or 8,900 by 02/01/2020
  Up arrow3,350 or 3,200 by 02/01/2020

Bulkowski's Event Pattern Failure Rank

 

This is an alphabetical listing of event patterns that shows the performance rank of each event pattern by its failure rate. Ties are allowed. A rank of 1 means the event pattern has the smallest failure rate. N/A in the list below means the event pattern uses a different method to gauge performance than the other event patterns (usually the measure from the breakout to the swing high or swing low, not to the highest high or lowest low before a trend change). Thus, a performance comparison would be unfair and meaningless. For more information see the book Encyclopedia of Chart Patterns, Second Edition.

-- Thomas Bulkowski

Bull Market Event Patterns

Event PatternBreakeven Failure
Rate Rank
Dead-Cat BounceN/A
Dead-Cat Bounce, InvertedN/A
Flag, Earnings, up breakout1
Same Store Sales, Bad, down breakout1
Stock Downgrade, down breakout1
Earnings Surprise, Bad, down breakout2
Stock Upgrade, up breakout2
Same Store Sales, Good, up breakout3
Stock Upgrade, down breakout3
FDA Drug Approvals, down breakout4
Stock Downgrade, up breakout4
Earnings Surprise, Good, up breakout5
FDA Drug Approvals, up breakout6

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