n Journal of Emerging Trends in Economics and Management Sciences - Determinants of share prices in India

Volume 2, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 2141-7024
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The focus of this study is to identify the determinants of share prices in the Indian market. The study uses panel data pertaining to three sectors viz., auto, healthcare and public sector undertakings over the period 2000-2009 and employs the fully modified ordinary least squares method. The results indicate that the variables dividend, price-earnings ratio and leverage are significant determinants of share prices for all the sectors under consideration. Further, profitability is found to influence share prices only in the case of auto sector.

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