VN-Index crosses 610 points

Vietnam’s stock market strongly jumped in the trading session on November 3 with VNM shares of Vinamilk climbing even though foreign beverage producer F&N denied media reports about offer to buy 45 percent stake owned by the Government in Vinamilk.
The Vietnam’s benchmark VN-Index soared 8.95 points, or 1.48 percent, to close at 611.71 points. Of the index, there were 155 winners, 79 losers, while 75 stocks remained unchanged. Trading volume exceeded 116 million shares worth VND2.5 trillion.
The VN30-Index rallied 10.66 points, or 1.74 percent, to 611.71 points. Trading volume was above 45 million shares worth VND1.35 trillion.
The HNX-Index of the smaller bourse in the north edged up 0.78 points, or 0.96 percent, to 81.89 points with 131 stocks advancing, 66 declining, and 175 treading water. Trading volume nearly touched 45 million shares worth more than VND562 billion.
The HNX30-Index added 2.28 points, or 1.52 percent, to 152.26 points. Trading volume was roughly 20.5 million shares worth more than VND246 billion.
The UpCoM-Index slid 0.04 points, or 0.08 percent, to 52.01 points. Trading volume surpassed 1.7 million shares worth nearly VND12.6 billion.

By Nhung Nguyen – Translated by Thuy Doan

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