Blue chips hit by low confidence Business

Blue chips hit by low confidence

Shares dropped on both local markets on May 8 as investors switched investments from large-cap stocks to mid- and small-cap ones, putting blue chips into negative territory.
Shares down as holiday approaches Business

Shares down as holiday approaches

Shares fell further on the two local markets on April 25 as investor confidence remained low on potential global risks, a coming holiday and a six-day decline of oil prices.
VN-Index sets nine-year record Business

VN-Index sets nine-year record

The VN-Index closed at 731.3 points on April 11, up 0.2 percent over the previous session’s level and a record high since February 20, 2008.
Shares slow on investor caution Business

Shares slow on investor caution

Shares grew at a slower pace on April 11 on the two stock exchanges as investors displayed caution ahead of the annual shareholder meetings of big companies this month.
Shares remain close to 10-year high Business

Shares remain close to 10-year high

Shares closed almost flat on the two local exchanges on april 3 as strong investor selling hit large-cap stocks after the market reached a 10-year high last week.
Shares drop off after 10-year high Business

Shares drop off after 10-year high

Shares declined unexpectedly on March 31 on the two exchanges, beating analyst forecasts of a continued rise after the VN-Index surpassed the previous ten-year high.
Shares rebound as bargains sought Business

Shares rebound as bargains sought

Shares rebounded on March 29 on the two stock exchanges as investors poured money into insurance and food and beverage stocks on positive earnings prospects.
Banks push VN Index to new high Business

Banks push VN Index to new high

Vietnamese shares rose for a second day on both local exchanges on March 24, driven by banking-finance and energy stocks following speculations on a local bank’s divestment from its sub unit and slight increase in oil prices.
Stocks up on high Q1 hopes Business

Stocks up on high Q1 hopes

Shares rose on the two local exchanges on March 20, driven by high investor confidence on expectations of positive earnings reports from listed companies.
Anti-dollarisation efforts face challenges Business

Anti-dollarisation efforts face challenges

The State Bank of Vietnam’s anti-dollarisation efforts have managed to keep the dong-dollar exchange rate fairly steady for a long time, thus helping stabilise the monetary market.
VN Index rallies for fifth day Business

VN Index rallies for fifth day

The VN Index on the HCM Stock Exchange rallied for a fifth session on February 2 as investor confidence was bolstered by positive earnings reports from listed companies.