Banks, securities firms, technology companies and consumer businesses stood out among best-performing sectors on Friday.
Vietnamese shares gave up on a four-day rally on Thursday as large-cap companies were hit by profit taking while regional markets declined on Fed meeting.
Vietnamese shares curbed their gains on Tuesday as selling increased when the benchmark VN-Index approached the 900-point level.
Vietnamese shares were upbeat on Monday, driven by large-cap companies in the real estate and materials sectors.
Vietnamese shares rose to a three-month high on Thursday after taking the single-day national holiday break as market sentiment soared to drive large-cap stocks up.
The market traded in the positive territory during the day but stronger profit taking in the later half of the afternoon sent some stocks down.
Shares rose on Thursday on increasing liquidity but market still witnessed with big variation in large-caps' prices.