Vietnamese shares fell in the early minutes of the afternoon session on increased selling but quickly rebounded on bargain-hunting power.
The benchmark VN-Index on the Hồ Chí Minh Stock Exchange (HOSE) gained 3.59 per cent to end trading at 813.36 points.
The benchmark VN-Index on the Hồ Chí Minh Stock Exchange fell 0.44 per cent to end at 863.52 points.
Vietnamese shares gained narrowly as investors took use of intra-day growth to stave off risks and foreign investors remained net sellers.
Investors may keep betting on bank stocks this week, securities firms said, but selling pressure may weigh on the market’s overall performance as local stocks are considered as being overbought in recent days.