Shares volatile as large caps differentiate

On the other side, many other blue-chips suffered selling pressure and slumped, including PetroVietnam Gas JSC (GAS), Hoa Phat Group (HPG), FPT Corporation (FPT), Sabeco (SAB), PV Power (POW), Vinhomes (VHM), Vietjet (VJC), Novaland (NVL) and Vincom Retail (VRE).

Japan shares rise on weaker yen but U.S. stimulus doubts cap gains

TOKYO, Aug 12 (Reuters) – Japanese stocks edged higher on Wednesday as some investors bought shares of major exporters on the back of a slightly weaker yen, although sentiment was cautious due to a stalemate in talks over additional U.S. economic stimulus.

As market valuations turn expensive, brokerages pick these 27 stocks

In India, the high frequency indicators like PMI, Google Mobility, e-way bills, electricity etc showed that the recovery in July has been at a slow pace, but GST collections improved to Rs 87,400 crore and will allay concerns about rising fiscal deficit to some extent, the brokerage added.

Japan shares rise as investors bet on fresh U.S. economic stimulus

TOKYO, Aug 11 (Reuters) – Japanese shares on Tuesday rose by the most in a week on hopes for additional U.S. fiscal stimulus to bolster the world’s largest economy as major countries struggle to break free from the coronavirus epidemic.

NFF Shares FIFA’s N772m COVID-19 to fund Clubs

In a communiqué issued after the NFF Executive Committee meeting via a video conference on Monday, the total sum to be disbursed is made up of $1,000,000 (being FIFA’s support for restarting the football season); $500,0000 (being FIFA’s dedicated support for women’s football); $300,000 (CAF’s support to its Member Associations); $200,000 (NFF’s support from Sponsors’ […]

Survey says Huawei passed Apple in global smartphone market for the first time in 2019

Five years ago, Samsung and Apple held a combined 39% of the global smartphone market, whereas Huawei only accounted for about a 5% share. In 2019, Huawei, Xiaomi and Oppo — all from China — had a combined 35% share in a sign of the changing lineup of main players.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares on backfoot as focus shifts to U.S. stimulus, China tensions

“The bigger question for markets is whether these actions jeopardise the U.S.-China trade talks on August 15 and markets will be looking closely for any Chinese retaliation,” said Tapas Strickland, director of markets & economics at National Australia Bank.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian shares cautious as Sino-U.S. tensions weigh

“The bigger question for markets is whether these actions jeopardise the U.S.-China trade talks on August 15 and markets will be looking closely for any Chinese retaliation,” said Tapas Strickland, director of markets & economics at National Australia Bank.

Rạng Đông tops market with highest earnings per share

Compared to last year, several companies were disqualified from the top-EPS chart such as Tây Ninh Tourist-Trading JSC (HNX: TTT), aquatic producer and exporter Vĩnh Hoàn Corporation (HoSE: VHC), FPT Online JSC (UPCoM: FOC), and industrial park developer Nam Tân Uyên (UPCoM: NTC).

Shares advance on the rise of oil stocks

Besides the petroleum industry, financial stocks also performed well with the banking and insurance industry indices rising 0.6 per cent and 0.3 per cent, with gainers including Vietcombank (VCB), Techcombank (TCB), Vietinbank (CTG), HDBank (HDB), VPBank (VPB), Bank for Investment and Development of Việt Nam (BID) and insurer Bảo Việt Holdings (BVH).