The July 27 trading session showed a slight increase among the listed shares. However, the transactions were reluctant. Despite the fact that the VN Index turned into green colour in most of the transaction times, VN Index still lost points at the end of today session.
After the first trading session, VN Index touched the threshold of 500 points when increased 0.93 point, however the trading volume declined with over 2.6 million shares changing hands for 93 billion dong.
In the continuous matching order phase, the threshold of 500 points were maintained while the market demands remained unchanged.
Most of the large cap share codes failed to gain points by the end of the session while Penny shares declined, resulting in the decreasing trend in VN Index in the last minutes of the session. However, FPT reached the ceiling price, VIC surged 1,000 dong and other large cap share codes soared such as MSN, SSI, CTG and BVH. On contrary, the point-losers included PVD, PVF, OGC, EIB, VCB, STB and DPM.
By the end of the session, among the listed share codes and fund certificates, there were 150 shares falling, 65 codes jumping and 39 codes staying unchanged at comparative price. The VN Index lost 0.43 point or 0.09 percent to 497.67 points. The market liquidity improved with total matching order trade of over 41.2 million shares worth 1.255 trillion dong.
Similarly, on the northern bourse, HNX index declined by 0.78 point otr 0.5 percent to 154.92 points with total market trade of 31.17 million shares valued at 879.43 billion dong.