Goes south financial definition of goes south
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Informal; the process of a stock
declining in price
gradually over time.
Used to describe the direction of prices for a security or the general market during a period of declining prices.
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The problem is, when Campbell and O'Neal play together, all too often the Lakers' transition defense goes south
on Raymond to Colorado Boulevard and then west on Colorado to Pasadena Avenue.
on Raymond to Colorado Boulevard and west on Colorado to Pasadena Avenue.