How to compute the death cross with Pandas in Python

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The death cross is a chart pattern that tells us when a short-term moving average (e.g. 50 SMA) crosses below a long-term moving average (e.g. 200 SMA).

It is the exact opposite to the golden cross and is often known as a trigger point for a trend reversal.

Here is how to compute it

Here is the result

Here you are! You now know how to compute the death cross with Pandas in Python.

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