|Shares of the budget airline Vietjet (VJC) topped foreign buys with a net value of VNĐ356.4 billion on Monday. — Photo vietjetair.com.vn|
HÀ NỘI — Strong buys by foreign investors helped rescue the VN-Index from a fall on Monday when the index
Ending the session, the VN-Index closed unchanged at 974.12 points on the
The market breadth was negative with 196 shares declining, 111 rising and 61 closing flat.
Large caps dragged the market down, with half of the top 30 shares by market value and liquidity falling and only nine advanced.
Tough buys by foreign traders cushioned the market with their net buy value in HCM City’s market reaching VNĐ361 billion ($15.5 million) out of total VNĐ363 billion value, up 18.6
They were net sellers for a fourth session on the
Shares of the budget airline
VJC was also the biggest gainer among the VN30, rising 1.84
On the other end of spectrum, shares of industrial zone developers slumped, of which Vietnam Rubber Industrial Zone and Urban Development (VRG),
Other firms such as Sonadezi
On the Hà Nội Stock Exchange, the HNX-Index inched down 0.06 per cent to 100.85 points with 16 million shares worth VNĐ196.2 billion exchanged.
According to Bảo Việt Securities Co (BVSC), the market may move sideways with alternative ups and downs with a wide divergence among stock groups.
“Investors remain cautious and await the market’s reaction to upcoming events, including the review session of exchange-traded funds (ETFs), Fed meeting and the results of FTSE classification review,” said Trần Xuân Bách, BVSC’s stock analyst. — VNS