Dynamic impact of Gold Prices, Oil Prices and Exchange Rate on Stock Market Performance: A Case of Pakistan’s Stock Exchange (KSE 100 Index)


  • Asif Ali Islamia College Peshawar, Pakistan
  • Muhammad Kamran Khan Bacha Khan University, Pakistan
  • Hamid Ullah Islamia College Peshawar, Pakistan




Gold Prices, Oi Prices, Securities Market Performance, Foreign Exchange Rate


Currently emerging markets are passing through economic turmoil due to considerable increases in the prices of oil and gold with significant variation in the foreign exchange market. All the macroeconomic variables are touching the highest value which was never occurred in the history of Pakistan. Taking advantages of the current situation the study has examined the impact of gold prices, oil prices and exchange rate on stock market performance. For this purpose, the study has used daily data of these macroeconomic variables for the period of 2003 to 2018. By using time series data analysis, it reveals that there is no co-integration or long-term relation among these variables; however, the vector autoregressive model showed significant short-term relation among the securities market performance, foreign exchange rate, prices of oil and gold. The analysis also suggests that significant changes in the prices of oil, foreign exchange rates and the prices of gold have a negative lagged effect on the performance of the stock market.


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Ali , A. ., Khan, M. K. ., & Ullah, H. . . (2021). Dynamic impact of Gold Prices, Oil Prices and Exchange Rate on Stock Market Performance: A Case of Pakistan’s Stock Exchange (KSE 100 Index). Review of Economics and Development Studies, 7(1), 1-12. https://doi.org/10.47067/reads.v7i1.309