Shares corrected in the last trading session of the week with many heavy-weight stocks losing ground due to strong profit-taking pressure.
Shares rebounded on Tuesday as large-cap stocks extended their gains in the afternoon session thanks to strong buying forces.
Shares ended lower on Monday due to the sharp fall of large-caps and mid-caps in some major sectors, pressuring the overall market.
Market analysts forecast that the VN-Index is unlikely to see a new drop in the short term as the demand for stocks remains significant.
Shares finished the week on a negative note as the market was pressure by many large-cap stocks in the oil and gas group dropping strongly.
Vietnamese shares dropped on Thursday as large-cap stocks were hit by strong selling pressure, especially during the ATC session.