Shares of the following companies had unusual moves in Vietnam trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of the 11 a.m. local-time close.
The VN Index, the benchmark measure of the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange, fell 1.3 percent to 391.47, the lowest since May 25.
Hanoi Maritime Joint-Stock Co. (MHC VN), which offers marine freight transportation services, fell 3.6 percent to 2,700 dong. The company posted an unconsolidated net loss of 1.1 billion dong ($53,000) in the second quarter, it said in a statement filed on the exchange’s website.
Khang An Investment Real Estate Joint-Stock Co. (KAC VN), a real-estate investment company, fell 4.8 percent to 25,800 dong, the lowest since June 9. The company said net profit fell 98 percent to 519 million dong in the first half, according to a statement on the exchange’s website.
— With assistance by Giang Nguyen