The behavior of stock prices in the GCC markets
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Published by Economic Research Forum for the Arab Countries, Iran & Turkey in Dokki, Cairo .
Written in English

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Other titlesBehaviour of stock prices in the GCC markets
StatementRiad Dahel and Belkacem Laabas
SeriesWorking paper series -- 9917
LC ClassificationsMicrofiche 2011/52118 (H)
The Physical Object
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25360268M
LC Control Number2011334987

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  GCC stock markets may also be sensitive to the daily or weekly movements of stock prices in the US stock exchanges because GCC investors invest in both sets of by: Request PDF | Behavior of GCC stock markets and impacts of US oil and financial markets | In this paper we analyse evidence for level breaks in the price series comprising the NASDAQ index. BEHAVIOR OF STOCK-MARKET PRICES 35 II. THEORY OF RANDOM WALKS IN STOCK PRICES The theory of random walks in stock prices actually involves two separate hypotheses: (1) successive price changes are independent, and (2) the price . In Kuwait’s case, negative oil price changes exert larger impacts on stock returns than positive oil price changes. When considering the asymmetry with respect to the magnitude of oil price variation, we find that Oman’s and Qatar’s stock markets are more sensitive to large oil price .

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