VN-Index turns to drop following gains

Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index dropped 0.27% (with 2.88 points lower) to 1,075.17 points on May 31 following gains for two sessions in a row.
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The HNX-Index at the Hanoi Stock Exchange rose by 1.48 points (0.67%) to 222.81 points. Meanwhile, the UPCoM-Index at the Unlisted Public Companies Market climbed by 0.38 points to 82.05 points.

Market liquidity reached more than 19.019 trillion VND. Last week, the average trading value on three exchanges was just 14.552 trillion VND.

The VN-30 basket, comprising the 30 largest capped stocks, saw 19 tickers fall.

Trading on the Ho Chi Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) fell by 3.69% to VND15.82 trillion.