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.
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.
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.
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.
Vietnam stocks reverse downward trend Business

Vietnam stocks reverse downward trend

Shares bounced back on the two local exchanges on November 10 from the previous day’s shake, driven by better market sentiment on expectations for positive economic policies from the new US President.
Stocks rebound as FBI clears Clinton Business

Stocks rebound as FBI clears Clinton

Shares rebounded on November 7 from a three-day decline on both local exchanges on higher investor confidence after the US authorities cleared Hillary Clinton of criminal charges.
Oil drags stocks down for fifth consecutive day Business

Oil drags stocks down for fifth consecutive day

Shares dropped for a fifth day on the two local exchanges on October 26 , driven by energy stocks following another drop in oil prices while investors remained cautious after a four-day losing streak.
Vietnam stocks decline for a fourth day Business

Vietnam stocks decline for a fourth day

Vietnamese shares on October 25 managed to decline at a slower pace as slight recovery of energy stocks helped offset losses made by blue chips on a strong selling trend.
Stocks upbeat on Q3 earnings hope Business

Stocks upbeat on Q3 earnings hope

Shares rose further on October 13 as investors remained confident in companies with prospects of better performances in the third quarter of this year.
Energy, steelmakers lift stocks Business

Energy, steelmakers lift stocks

Vietnamese shares were saved on October 11during the late period as higher oil prices helped raise energy firms and steelmakers advanced on expectations for good third-quarter performance reports.
 Oil pulls market down for 2nd day Business

Oil pulls market down for 2nd day

Vietnamese shares on October 10 extended losses for a second day, driven by the energy sector after crude prices retreated from a four-month high reached last week.
Stocks dip slightly after nine-day rally Business

Stocks dip slightly after nine-day rally

Shares on September 30 fell after a nine-day rally, driven by profit-taking, while oil and gas firms suffered losses as crude prices pulled from a one-month high and after a two-day gain.
Oil helps extend gains on VN Index Business

Oil helps extend gains on VN Index

Vietnamese shares extended gains on September 29, rescued by oil and gas firms during the end of the session after oil prices rebounded strongly on OPEC’s first eight-year output reduction.
Vietnam’s stocks hit eight-year high Business

Vietnam’s stocks hit eight-year high

Vietnamese shares continued to rise on September 27, driven by large-cap stocks while investor confidence in local companies was bolstered by good prospects of higher quarterly performances.