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IF statement to apply at each date
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IF statement to apply at each date

I am trying to write a function that includes an IF statement that looks at two columns in the dataframe to highlight the dates when the 'value' is higher than the 'trend':

def arrow(trend, close):
    signal = []
    for date, value in close.iteritems():
        if value > trend: 
    return signal
but I keep getting this message:
ValueError: The truth value of a Series is ambiguous. Use a.empty, a.bool(), a.item(), a.any() or a.all().
I tried using the suggestions provided by the error but can't get it to work.

Any help is appreciated.
What is value? What is trend?

I would modify the code to do this:
def arrow(trend, close):
    print('arrow', trend)
    signal = []
    for date, value in close.iteritems():
        print('value', value)
        if value > trend: 
    return signal
Either trend or value will print out as a list or tuple. Once you know which, you can modify your code to get two numbers you can compare.
sorry for the delay. I forgot about this. I figured it out doing this:

def arrow(data): 
        signal = []
        x = data['Close'] > data['Trend']
        for row in x:             
            if row is True:
            elif row is False:
        return signal

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