The VN Index of Hochiminh Stock Exchange (STC) today November 8 fell for the second straight session, or 0.47 percent to 408.9 points.
The total trading volume reached nearly 30 million units worth 556 billion dong, equalling to the previous trading session.
MBB led the market in terms of trading volume and was the single share code with trading volume of over one million units. At the time of closing the trading session, MBB slipped 300 dong to 12,000 dong per share. In the trading session today, foreign inventors did not buy MBB share.
Meanwhile, bank shares such as VCB, EIB and CTG dropped less than 1 percent except STB stood still at the reference price of 13,700 dong per share (in the previous session, this share closed at nearly ceiling price after information that the company will buy fund shares).
Amongst the group of key stocks, OGC and SSI returned to gain points and MSN, BVH, HPG, HAG, KDC, and ITC lost points by the end of the trading session.
BHS reached negotiation transactions of over 2.2 million units worth 72.8 billion dong. The transferring price was 33,000 dong per share. By the closing time, BHS stood still at the reference price of 32.400 dong per share with 980,000 units being transferred.
On the northern bourse, the HNX Index also reserved to gain 0.11 points by the end of the trading session, or 0.17 percent to 65.13 pts. In last trading session, the HNX Index saw a new bottom of nearly 65 points after falling for five consecutive sessions.
The trading volume and value decreased slightly day on day with 24 million units valued at 262.6 billion dong.
Four shares reached highest trading volume of over one million units namely SHB, PVX, VND and KLS.
At the closing time, KLS and VND stood still at the reference price of 10,200 dong per share, PVX slipped 100 dong to 10,300 dong and SHB at 6,600 dong per share.
Of the share group of securities companies such as KLS, VND, BVS, AVS, HPC, WSS, SHS and GBS gained points by the end of the trading session. All these shares mainly stood still at the reference price.
ACB reached negotiation transaction of over 1.3 million units at the floor price of 18,700 dong each. The total trading value reached 24.78 billion dong. Closing the trading session, ACB slipped 200 dong to 19,900 dong per share.