Determinants of the market value of financial sector companies listed on the Iraqi Stock Exchange


  • Prof. Dr. Namir Amir Al-Sayegh University of Mosul / College of Administration and Economics
  • M.M. Raghad Fayez Hamdoun University of Mosul / College of Administration and Economics
  • M. M. Ahmed Najm Abdullah University of Mosul / College of Administration and Economics



Value, Price, Market Value, Financial sector


The research aims to measure the impact of  internal and external factors on the market value of a sample of financial sector companies represented by companies  (insurance, investment, and financial transfer) listed in the Iraqi Stock Exchange for the period from (2006-2017), based on a research problem that sums up that the market value for the financial sector interacts with factors greater than what is known to be the number of shares multiplied by their market prices, from which it can be said that the research hypothesis states that the effect of any of the independent (Explanatory) variables is greater than among the internal (company) and external (market) variables and the discovery of trends, by analyzing the longitudinal data based on the statistical program Stata. The research concluded that the external factors affect the market value more than the internal factors whether the direction of this effect is direct or reverse, The research also reached a set of proposals, perhaps the most important of which is that it is very important to follow the trading indicators of companies and sectors constituting the market by virtue of the correlations and overlaps among sectors and companies.


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How to Cite

Al-Sayegh, N., Hamdoun, R. and Abdullah, A. (2023) “Determinants of the market value of financial sector companies listed on the Iraqi Stock Exchange”, Journal of Kufa Studies Center, 2(70), pp. 285–312. doi: 10.36322/jksc.v2i70.13714.

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