Shares up on good earnings reports Business

Shares up on good earnings reports

Shares advanced on both local exchanges on January 24, driven by bank and energy stocks as investor confidence was positive for companies releasing good earnings reports.
VN Index up for a second day Business

VN Index up for a second day

The VN Index on the HCM Stock Exchange advanced further on January 23 after banks and some large-cap companies released their quarterly and yearly earnings reports, boosting investor confidence.
Shares decline for a second day Business

Shares decline for a second day

Shares declined for a second day on January 19 on the two national stock exchanges as traders stayed away to avoid losses before the market enters the seven-day Tet (Lunar New Year) holiday.
Banks lead Vietnam stock markets Business

Banks lead Vietnam stock markets

Shares surged on January 17 on the two national stock exchanges, led by bank stocks, on expectations that the Government would allow banks to raise the limit of foreign ownership this year.
Markets pulled down by banks Business

Markets pulled down by banks

Shares were mixed on the two local exchanges on January 13, but market trading was disappointing as bank and energy stocks fell.
Slow rise in consumer lending Business

Slow rise in consumer lending

Consumer lending is seeing only a slow rise ahead of Tet (Lunar New Year), despite commercial banks offering preferential loans to both individuals and enterprises, Dau tu Chung khoan (Securities Investment) newspaper reported.
Banks, energy firms push market up Business

Banks, energy firms push market up

Shares rose on both local bourses on January 11 as bank stocks bounced back on expectations for positive 2016 earnings reports and energy firms recovered on upward moves in oil prices.
Positive year seen, 2016 shadow hovers Business

Positive year seen, 2016 shadow hovers

Vietnamese shares may advance in 2017, analysts say, cautioning that market conditions can get volatile with international events of 2016 continuing to exert unpredictable impacts on Vietnam.
Shares end 2016 on positive note Business

Shares end 2016 on positive note

Shares ended the last trading session of the year on December 30 on a positive note on both local bourses, driven by increasing demand for large-cap stocks during the closing period of the day.
VN Index stages slight recovery Business

VN Index stages slight recovery

The benchmark VN Index on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange bounced back 0.2 per cent to close at 663.86 points after sliding on December 26.
Vinamilk pulls down VN Index Business

Vinamilk pulls down VN Index

Shares declined on December 22 on the two exchanges after foreign sells on heavyweight stocks reignited investors’ fears about a possible downturn.