Selling pressure increased, VN-Index decreased by nearly 7 points

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Towards the end of the morning session, the pressure on the market increased significantly and this made the indices sink in the red. Stocks like TCH, TPB, POW, PLX, GVR, IDC … all dropped quite deeply by about 3-5%. The bright spot was still the real estate stocks such as NVL increased 6.3%, PDR increased 5.2% and VHM increased 1.4%, VIC increased 1.3%.

Pausing the morning session, the VN-Index fell 6.76 points (-0.54%) to 1,240.5 points. There were 98 gainers, 322 losers and 36 unchanged stocks. The HNX-Index decreased by 3.2 points (-1.08%) to 292.92 points. There were 40 gainers, 183 losers and 39 unchanged stocks. UPCoM-Index decreased 0.89 points (-1.08%) to 81.81 points.

HoSE recorded more than 621 million shares were traded with a value of over VND 13,000 billion. The HNX had liquidity of nearly 133 million shares, worth VND2,365 billion. UPCoM floor recorded more than 84 million shares traded, worth 927 billion.


Large real estate stocks raced out each other. NVL shares had a time to hit the ceiling price to 109,600 dong / share. PDR shares increased 3.4% to 69,800 VND / share. VHM shares increased 2% to VND 103,200 / share.

This morning GAS increased 0.6% to 86,500 VND / share. The enterprise is meeting at the annual General Meeting of Shareholders, submitting the dividend plan for 2020 is 30% and expected for 2021 is 25%. EAT is 7,036 billion dong, down by 12% and lowest in 9 years.

The VN-Index is now up 4 points (0.32%) to 1,251 points. The HNX-Index fell 1.7 points (0.6%) to 294.3 points. UPCoM-Index still fell 0.45 points to 82.35 points.


The market opened on April 16 with red covering all groups of stocks. However, after more than half an hour of trading, the market regained the green color thanks to the lead of CTG, PNJ, VHM, HPG.

This morning VietinBank (CTG) held its annual GENERAL MEETING in 2021. The bank aims for a profit of VND 16,800 billion and a total dividend of 28.8%. See also

The VN-Index has increased by more than 6 points (0.5%) to 1,253.4 points. The total trading volume reached 183 million shares, worth more than VND 3,000 billion. The HNX-Index once again decreased slightly by 0.1% to 295.8 points. The trading volume reached 42 million shares, worth 720 billion dong. UPCoM-Index fell 0.06% to 82.6 points.

The stock market on April 16 received good information from the international market when Wall Street rose more than 300 points last night, surpassing the historic peak of 33,800.6 points set on April 9. This is the first time that Dow Jones has closed above 34,000 points.

The S&P 500 rose 45.76 points, or 1.1%, to 4,170.42 points, surpassing the historic peak of 4,141.59 set on April 13. This is the second peak of the S&P 500 this week.

Oil prices also increased yesterday. Brent oil futures rose 36 cents, or 0.5 percent, to $ 66.94 per barrel. WTI oil futures price increased 31 cents, or 0.5%, to $ 63.46 / barrel.

These are all the highest closing prices since March 17. Two types of oil have risen in price for 4 consecutive sessions, for the first time since February.

Retail sales in the US rebounded beyond expectations in March, thanks to people receiving cash from the government’s $ 1,900 billion Covid-19 support package and the vaccination program to help reopen economic activities.

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