If you've already read some of the material in this book, hopefully, you roll your eyes when you see this myth. Candlestick charts are far superior to ordinary bar charts, for a whole host of reasons:
i Candlestick charts are aesthetically appealing.
i They also feature patterns that can be easily discerned and used as the basis for profitable trading decisions.
i Although the exact same price action shows up on bar charts, the dull presentation makes it difficult for you to pick up on the intricacies of the price movement.
i There aren't any exotic names for bar chart patterns. After you're used to marubozus and dojis and haramis, how can you go back?
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