Gains all round on March 6.
by Huyen Thanh
All main indexes on Vietnam’s stock market closed higher on March 6.
On HSX, the VN-Index closed at 1,120.29 points, up 26.81 points (2.45 per cent), and the VN30-Index 1,103.31 points, up 22.48 points (2.08 per cent).
On HNX, the HNX-Index finished at 127.33 points, up 1.82 points (1.45 per cent), the HNX30-Index 246.45 points, up 1.98 points (0.81 per cent), and the UPCoM-Index 61.01 points, up 0.57 points (0.95 per cent).
Liquidity on HSX was VND6.1 trillion ($268.8 million) and VND978.1 billion ($42.9 million) on HNX.
The VN-Index opened at 1,106.28 points and ended the day at 1,120.29 points.
Most large food and beverages shares lost ground, however, with VCF, BBC, VMM and KDC falling 2.7, 0.6, 0.2 and 0.2 per cent while TAC gained 2.4 per cent.
Most large banking shares gained: BID, SSI, CTG, MBB, VPB, VCB, MBB, STB and EIB by 7, 6.9, 5.9, 5.6, 4.7, 4.6, 2.3 and 1.7 per cent, while BVH, VIC and MSN lost 1.2, 0.6 and 0.5 per cent.
In energy, GAS gained 4.5 per cent, PLX 4.2 per cent, PGD 2.6 per cent, and PVT 1.4 per cent while NT2 and PPC shed 1.6 and 1.5 per cent.
The Top 5 shares bought by foreign investors were VRE (VND90 billion ($3.9 million)), SKG (VND76.9 billion ($3.3 million)), VJC (VND47.77 billion ($2.1 million)), DXG (VND44.5 billion ($1.95 million)), and GAS (VND43.7 billion ($1.92 million)).
On HSX, HDB was the largest net sold share, with VND63.2 billion ($2.7 million), followed by CVT (VND21.8 billion ($957,286)), CTD (VND18.6 billion ($816,767)), KBC (VND16.1 billion ($706,986)), and NKG (VND15.7 billion ($689,421)).
VGC was the largest net sold share on HNX, with VND22.5 billion ($988,023), followed by SHB (VND14.2 billion ($628,552)), VCG (VND4.1 billion ($180,039)), MBS (VND1.8 billion ($79,041)), and DGC (VND690.1 million ($30,303)).
On UPCoM, foreign investors bought 3,201,849 shares worth VND71.17 billion ($3.1 million).
They net bought on HSX by VND278.75 billion ($12.2 million) and net sold on HNX by VND14.35 billion ($630,139).
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