Steve Nison



Steve Nison is founder and President of which provides educational products and advisory services.

Steve was the first to reveal candlestick charting to the Western Hemisphere and is acknowledged as the leading authority on the subject. Before Nison’s work not one charting system in the Western world had candle charts. Now almost every electronic charting package has them.

Steve is the author of "Japanese Candlestick Charting Techniques" and "Beyond Candlesticks". Sales of over 75,000 copies, in eight languages, have made these books the “bibles of candlestick analysis” around the world.


Candlestick Analysis: Lighting the Markets by Tom Hougaard

Steve Nison is a busy man. Ever since his first book “Japanese Candlestick Charting Techniques” was published in 1991 he has run his own advisory business, which gives trade recommendations to institutional investors and hedge funds. He is also one of the most respected teachers on trading the financial markets, and his seminars are always a sell-out wherever he goes. Since the publication of his first book he has written another two best sellers on Candlestick analysis. His first book is affectionately known as the “modern-day bible” of trading... READ MORE