Before the long public holiday, closing the trading session today April 29, both bourses Hochiminh Stock Exchange (STC) and Hanoi Stock Exchange (HNX) showed more positive signals when the blue colour returned on the electronic board with higher trading value.
Particularly, the VN Index gained 7.15 points or 1.51 percent to 480.08 pts. The market liquidity increased slightly with the total trading volume of 25 million shares valued at 628.76 billion dong.
On the northern bourse, the HNX Index also bounced 0.31 points or 0.37 percent to end at 83.58 pts with the total market trade of 29.4 million shares for 383.3 billion dong, rising 28 percent in volume an 24 percent in value day on day.
At the time of closing the trading session, there were 131 gainers, 122 losers and 60 others remaining unchanged on the northern bourse and the respective figures on the southern bourse were 151, 83 and 55.