Open-end funds outperform VN-Index in 2016 Business

Open-end funds outperform VN-Index in 2016

Open-end funds operating in Vietnam have recorded a positive 2016 with rate of returns of some funds outperforming the growth of the benchmark VN-Index on the HCM Stock Exchange.
Vinamilk props up VN stock Business

Vinamilk props up VN stock

Shares advanced on both local exchanges on December 29, driven by dairy producer Vinamilk, and market liquidity remained moderate.
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.
Shares fall following banker arrests Business

Shares fall following banker arrests

Shares fell on the two local exchanges on December 12 as banks suffered from the arrest of top bankers and expectations of a US interest rate hike kept investor confidence low.
Foreign blue-chip sales sink stocks Business

Foreign blue-chip sales sink stocks

Shares fell for a second day on November 25 as foreign blue chip offloading pushed those stocks down and sinking oil prices caused energy sector volatility.
Vietnam shares drop on energy stock Business

Vietnam shares drop on energy stock

Shares declined on October 31 after a two-day rise as large-cap stocks, led by oil and gas stock, lost steam due to negative earnings as well as volatile oil prices.
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 down on foreign selling Business

Stocks down on foreign selling

Vietnamese shares extended losses on October 24 as energy stocks were pulled down by a slide in oil prices and foreign investors increased selling of large-cap stocks
Shares advance on investor optimism Business

Shares advance on investor optimism

Shares rose for a second day on October 19 on the two exchanges as investors were optimistic about the market outlook and earnings prospects of listed companies.
Blue chips initiate slight recovery Business

Blue chips initiate slight recovery

Shares rose slightly on October 18 after a brief decline on previous day as large-cap stocks recovered on rising optimism over third-quarter earnings prospects.
Shares fall as blue chips lose steam Business

Shares fall as blue chips lose steam

Shares declined further on October 17 afternoon as large-cap stocks lost steam under increased profit-taking pressure. Money was more focused on low value shares.
 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.
Shares rise with Q3 earnings hopes Business

Shares rise with Q3 earnings hopes

Shares rose October 5 on the two stock exchanges as investors pinned their hopes on prospects of positive earnings of large companies in the third quarter.
Blue chips lift market for third day Business

Blue chips lift market for third day

Vietnamese shares extended gains for a third day on the two local exchanges, driven by large-cap stocks, while market trading liquidity improved on higher investor confidence.