The benchmark VN-Index on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange increased 025 per cent to close at 93597 points. — Photo cafef.vn
Shares gained slightly on Tuesday morning as a series of large-cap stocks rose on the support of cash flow.
The benchmark VN-Index on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange increased 025 per cent to close at 93597 points.
It had gained 089 per cent to close trading at 93368 points.
More than 180 million shares were traded on the southern bourse, worth VND3.2 trillion (US$115 million).
Market breadth was positive with 156 decliners and 243 gainers.
The VN30-Index, which tracks the performance of the 30 largest stocks by market capitalisation and liquidity on HoSE, increased 047 per cent to close Monday at 90348 points.
In the VN-30 basket, 16 stocks gained ground, ten decreased and four remained flat.
Gainers in the group included Bank for Investment and Development of Vietnam (BID), Military bank (MBB), Mobile World Group (MWG), FPT Corporation (FPT), PV Power (POW), Techcombank (TCB), VPBank (VPB) and Vincom Retail (VRE).
The minor HNX-Index on the Ha Noi Stock Exchange increased 115 per cent to end Tuesday morning at 13845 points.
It had increased 113 per cent to end Monday at 13687 points.
Nearly 25 million shares were traded on the northern exchange, worth VND378.5 billion.
The afternoon trading session starts at 1pm. — VNS