VN-Index drops

By Dat Nguyen   July 27, 2023 | 02:04 am PT
VN-Index drops
An investor looks at stock prices on a screen at a brokerage in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo by VnExpress/Quynh Tran
Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index fell 0.29% to 1,197.33 points Thursday.

The index closed 3.51 points lower after gaining 4.94 points on Wednesday.

Trading on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) increased by 26.43% to VND22.70 trillion ($959.14 million).

The VN-30 basket, comprising the 30 largest capped stocks, saw 17 tickers dropped.

MWG of electronics retail chain Mobile World and NVL of property developer Novaland Group both gained 3.8%.

They were followed by PDR of Phat Dat Real Estate Development, up 2.1%, and SSI of leading brokerage SSI Securities Corporation, which closed 1.6% higher.

Seventeen blue chips dropped.

VHM of property giant Vinhomes fell 2.5%, and POW of electricity producer Petrovietnam Power Corporation closed 1.8% lower.

Foreign investors were net buyers to the tune of VND329.94 billion, mainly buying VNM of dairy giant Vinamilk and VHM.

The HNX-Index at the Hanoi Stock Exchange, where mid and small caps list, was down 0.24% while the UPCoM-Index at the Unlisted Public Companies Market gained 0.05%.

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