Impact of KSE-100 Index on Oil Prices and Gold Prices in Pakistan

Abdul Basit Abdul Basit
2013 IOSR Journal of Business and Management  
Investments in stocks, gold and oil contracts are always thought to be the best source of investment in developing markets. Investors keep on swapping their investment in different investments options to gain the maximum return. In Pakistan stock market, gold and oil investments are ranked among the most desirable area of investments. In this paper the researcher tired to study that how KSE-100 Index affects the oil and gold prices in Pakistani market. This paper will help the investor to
more » ... igate the relationship in the said investment options in Pakistan. For this purpose the researcher on the basis of available secondary data collected the KSE-100 Index, oil prices and gold prices for the time period 2005 to 2011. The researcher took oil price and gold prices as dependent variables where as KSE-100 Index is taken as independent variable. The researcher applied the simple regression models separately for both dependent variables and concluded that there is no obvious relationship in these variables.
doi:10.9790/487x-0956669 fatcat:ppa44ht64fhifcfhknnxmb23fa