VN-Index gains

By Dat Nguyen   June 21, 2023 | 02:18 am PT
VN-Index gains
An investor looks at stock prices on the screens at a brokerage in Ho Chi Minh City. Photo by VnExpress/Quynh Tran
Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index rose 0.61% to 1,118.46 points Wednesday.

The index closed 6.74 points higher after gaining 6.32 points on Tuesday.

Trading on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) increased by 28.72% to VND17.52 trillion ($744.96 million).

The VN-30 basket, comprising the 30 largest capped stocks, saw 21 tickers gain.

HPG of steelmaker Hoa Phat Group rose 4%, followed by GVR of Vietnam Rubber Group with a 3.7% increase.

MSN of conglomerate Masan Group and SSI of leading brokerage SSI Securities Corporation closed 1.2% higher.

Seven blue chips fell. VJC of budget airline Vietjet closed 1.2% lower and VHM of property giant Vinhomes lost 0.9%.

Foreign investors were net buyers to the tune of VND37.23 billion, mainly buying HPG of steelmaker Hoa Phat Group.

The HNX-Index at the Hanoi Stock Exchange, where mid and small caps list, was up 1.31% while the UPCoM-Index at the Unlisted Public Companies Market was up by 0.74%.

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