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.
Vietnamese shares extended losses for a fourth day on Thursday as investors still tried finding ways to cash in on the market’s previous rally.
The market trading turned volatile after a new storm had reportedly landed the central region of Việt Nam.
The large-cap, mid-cap and small-cap trackers all declined on Tuesday with losses recorded between 0.45 per cent and 1.07 per cent.
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.
Strong purchasing power from individual investors has been the key to the strong market rebounds since late March.
Vietnamese shares retreated from an eight-day rally yesterday as investors looked to sell after the earnings season ended.