VN-Index posts biggest gain in a month

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index rose 0.91% to 1,049.12 points on April 28. This was its biggest increase since April 3.
Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)
Illustrative image (Photo: VNA)

Trading on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) increased by 18.34% to VND10.28 trillion (438 million USD).

The VN-30 basket, comprising the 30 largest capped stocks, saw 23 tickers gain.

Foreign investors were net buyers to the tune of VND166.65 billion, mainly buying STB of Ho Chi Minh City-based lender Sacombank and DGW of electronics retailer DigitalWorld.

The HNX-Index at the Hanoi Stock Exchange, where mid and small caps list, was up 0.79% while the UPCoM-Index at the Unlisted Public Companies Market was up by 0.45%.