The last session of August continued witnessing a large point-gaining session of Vietnamese stock markets. The VN index easily regained the threshold of 450 points.
By the end of the first trading phase, the VN Index cautiously increased by 3.31 points or 0.74 percent to 447.86 points.
However, in the following phase, many listed share codes raced to the ceiling price.
At closing time of the second phase, the VN Index surged 10.27 points or 2.31 percent to 454.82 points with total trading volume of over 45 million shares worth 1.195 trillion dong.
Today session ended with a significant soar of the VN Index to 455.08 points, an increase of 10.53 points or 2.37 percent in comparison with the previous session. The market liquidity accelerated with over 53 million shares being traded for total value of 1.432 trillion dong, the highest level in the past two months.
There were 216 codes gaining points today, with 97 codes saw the ceiling rise; only 21 codes fell, 19 codes stood still and two codes with no transactions.
Many large cap share codes witnessed the ceiling raise such as SSI, PVF, PVD, OGC, and HPG. SSI led the market in terms of trading volume with over 3.35 million shares changing hands, followed by REE with over 3 million shares and ITA with 1.73 million.
On the northern bourse, the HNX Index rose 3.52 points or 2.82 percent to 128.4 points with total market trade of 45.8 million shares for 1.007 trillion dong in value.