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Even though economic growth is expected to strongly recover this year as the pandemic has been contained, companies in many sectors have still lowered their profit targets.

 

Market reverses course, but losses capped by gains in real estate stocks

Vietnam's stock market edged lower on Tuesday as selling pressure reappeared in many sectors.

Shares to climb on positive Q1 earning results

Shares are forecast to go up this week, propelled by foreign net buying and positive first-quarter business results from listed companies. 

Foreign company proposes to be allowed to buy social housing units for workers

Hon Hai Technology Group (Foxconn) has proposed the Government to allow enterprises in industrial zones (IZs) to purchase or lease-purchase social housing units for their workers.

 

Shares to correct amid lack of positive news

The benchmark VN-Index on the Ho Ch Minh Stock Exchange (HoSE) gained 0.62 per cent to close Friday at 847.61 points.

 

July to be a hard month for Vietnamese shares

July looks set to be a hard month for investors as market turbulence continues due to the unpredictability of global stocks and with attention on second-quarter earnings expectations.

 

M&A deals could help VN businesses restructure amid pandemic

Merger and acquisition (M&A) deals will likely increase post-pandemic, which industry insiders see as a chance for enterprises to restructure their operations to be more viable.

 

Vietnam equity market draw back foreign bettors

Investment funds including Ashmore Group Plc and Coeli Asset Management SA have increased holdings in the US$174 billion market since March, while...

Consortium buys 6% stake in Vinhomes for US$650 million

A KKR-led consortium has acquired a 6 per cent stake in the residential property developer Vinhomes JSC for US$650 million

UPCoM-traded firms seek ways for bourse switch

Unlisted public companies are planning to move to the Ho Chi Minh and Ha Noi stock exchanges to increase share liquidity and capital.

 

Vietnamese stocks to struggle with increased caution

The Vietnamese stock market is forecast to struggle this week with rising caution among investors as they wait for the market to reach its balance point.

 

Market to grow slowly amid ETF reviews, more selling

The Vietnamese stock market may move marginally up as investors look forward to foreign exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to complete their quarterly investment reviews.

 

Stock market may not enjoy lower lending rate impact: analysts

The recent interest rate cuts by the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) have little impact on the Vietnamese stock market.

Market to grow slowly amid ETF reviews, more selling

The Vietnamese stock market may move marginally up as investors look forward to foreign exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to complete their quarterly investment reviews.

 

Share set to increase, facing corrections

Vietnamese stock market is forecast to move higher this week, where correction and volatility is expected.

Four-month earnings slow but firms hope for better months ahead

A number of listed companies have announced lower earnings in April after closing for half of the month.

P/B, P/E ratios at five-year low, banks should be good options

With average price-to-earnings (P/E) and price-to-book (P/B) ratios at a five-year low, bank stocks are among the good options available for investors right now, analysts said.

 

Lack of good news to slow market growth: analysts

Local stocks are expected to keep rising this week but their growth would be slower as goods news dries up.

Finance Ministry to loosen credit quota for securities

Ministry of Finance’s proposal to increase the quota for credit poured into the securities sector is largely backed by market experts.

Shares to move sideway as investors brace for Q1 earning reports

Shares are forecast to move sideways this week as investors brace for dreary quarterly earnings reports that could offer more clarity on how badly corporate profits have been damaged by the novel coronavirus pandemic.