Business

Index treads water on late buys

A flurry of buys late in the session on the HCM Stock Exchange June 23 helped the VN-Index regain lost ground before it ended the day at 512.63.
Business

Securities indices rebound on late rally

A strong rebound by blue chips on the two national stock exchanges on May 20 rescued the market from the threat of a prolonged downtrend, with indices soaring after several sessions of steep declines.
Business

Penny stocks sustain indices

Penny stocks continued to attract investor interest on the HCM Stock Exchangeon May 6, helping lift the VN-Index by 0.27 percent to a close of 549.51 points. However, overall trading value fell by about 12 percent to around 2.8 trillion VND (147.4 million USD) on a volume of 80 million shares.
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Shares down on profit-taking

Shares plunged on May 5 on both national stock exchanges, dragging the indices down from six-month highs as investors sold to realise profit on the back of steep global slumps.
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Stocks soar on solid earnings on both bourses

Nearly three quarters of shares on the two national stock exchanges advanced on May 4, lifting indices to six-month highs, with investors upbeat on corporate earnings in the first quarter.
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Steel shares lift stock indices

Soaring prices of steel shares on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange on April 5 helped lift the VN-Index to 514.79, a gain of 0.84 percent.
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Steel, seafood stocks spark rally

The VN-Index fell slightly in early trading on March 9 but recovered late in the session to close at 527.27, an overall gain on the day of 1.8 percent.
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Shares continue New Year rally

The HCM Stock Exchange continued its New Year’s rally on Jan.5, with the VN-Index jumping by another 2.99 percent to close at 532.53.
Markets charge into new week Business

Markets charge into new week

The HCM Stock Exchange rallied on Dec. 21, with the VN-Index gaining 3.98 percent to end the first day of the new trading week at 460.99 points.
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Profit-taking halts market advances

Heavy profit-taking brought the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange’s week-long rally to a halt on September 3, and the VN-index ended the day off slightly at 540.81 points despite a healthy number of gainers and active trading.
Business

Property popular as Index nears 500

Almost all shares in the construction and real estate development sectors hit their ceiling prices on the HCM Stock Exchange on August 12, lifting the VN-Index to within striking distance of the psychologically-important 500-mark, but acclerated profitaking put the brakes on the upward trend.
Two bourses see boom before weekend Business

Two bourses see boom before weekend

The securities market continues booming as indexes for the country’s two bourses surged high in this week’s final trading session on July 24 with demand exceeding supply.