Closing the trading session on December 7, the VN Index of Hochiminh Stock Exchange (STC) dropped 0.77 percent to 387.21 pts.
The trading volume reached nearly 31 million shares worth nearly 407 billion dong, down 20 percent in value from the previous trading session.
Most key stocks today lost points such as BVH, CTG, EIB, SSI, HAG, MSN, and VCB whereas some others reached the ceiling price with brisk transactions such as SJS, KSH, PTC, PVT, TDH, and VHG.
There were five share codes reaching trading volume of over one million units. Of which, STB took the top with over 2.6 million units. STB was also the single bank share gaining points in the trading session today.
HQC reached put-through trading volume of 2.8 million units at the reference price of 6,600 dong per share. The total trading value reached nearly 18.5 billion dong.
On the northern bourse, the HNX Index also slipped 0.43 percent to 62.51pts.
The trading volume decreased to 26 million units valued at over 245 billion dong, down 36 percent in value from the last trading session (380 billion dong).
The total number of losers tripled against the number of gainers by the end of the trading session,
Many shares of securities companies hit the floor price such as APS, AVS, HPC and SHS.