In a trade there are 2 important things that you should focus.
First is the stop loss and the second is profit target target.
Get both of these things correct and you have a winning trade.
Read this blog post in which I have posted webinar recording that explains how to use candlestick patterns in projecting price targets.
Candlestick patterns are very important in trading.
You can use candlestick patterns to project the stop loss as well as take profit target.
Watch the webinar recording that explains in detail how to do that.