Vietnamese shares picked up in the last minutes of trading on Friday, driven by Vingroup JSC following the strong profit growth reported for the third quarter.
The market trading turned volatile after a new storm had reportedly landed the central region of Việt Nam.
On the Hồ Chí Minh Stock Exchange, the VN-Index lost 10 points, or 1.09 per cent to end the session at 950.8 points.
Shares are set to move higher this week thanks to upbeat market sentiment and supportive information.
Shares ended Friday on a positive note as a series of large-cap stocks climbed and spurred the market.
Shares recovered from early losses on Tuesday to inch upwards, marking the eighth consecutive gaining day as cash flow increased at the end of the session and pushed up many large-cap stocks.