Shares advanced further on both local exchanges as investors eagerly anticipated some companies’ sale of more shares to reduce the State’s capital holdings, and by the impacts of the APEC event last week.
Shares ended on a positive note for a second day on the HCM Stock Exchange on Monday as energy firms and some construction companies continued to perform well.
Vietnamese shares were sluggish in the past week with the benchmark VN Index suffering the first loss after four gaining weeks.
Vietnamese shares rose for a third session on both local markets on Friday, boosted by financials, energy firms and property developers.
Vietnamese shares rose on both local exchanges on Friday, led by the finance-banking sector after Asia Commercial Bank released its second-quarter earnings report.
Vietnamese shares fell for a third session in both local markets yesterday, driven down by securities firms, energy companies and property developers.
Expectations of positive corporate earnings reports will lead Vietnamese shares up this week, especially financial-banking stocks, analysts say.
Vietnamese shares extended gains for a second session in both local markets on Thursday, driven by the financial sector.