What is death cross in trading?

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Rudra De

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Tanvi Dar

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The death cross occurs when a short-term moving average (typically 50-day SMA) crosses over a major long-term moving average (typically 200-day SMA) to the downside and is interpreted by analysts and traders as signaling a definitive bear turn in a market.

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Raj Pandit

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A death cross pattern is defined as that which occurs when a security's short-term moving average drops below its long-term moving average.

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