Shares of the following companies had unusual moves in Vietnamese trading. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are as of the 11:30 a.m. break in Ho Chi Minh City. The VN Index (VNINDEX), the benchmark measure of the Ho Chi Minh City Stock Exchange, added 0.1 percent to 408.55.
Mekong Fisheries Joint-Stock Co. (AAM VN), a seafood company, climbed 4.9 percent to 27,600 dong, heading for the steepest advance since Sept. 6, 2010. The company will buy back 500,000 shares within 90 days starting from July 16, according to a statement on the exchange’s website.
HAGL Joint-Stock Co. (HAG) , the country’s second-biggest listed property developer, rose 1.1 percent to 28,300 dong. Chairman Doan Nguyen Duc increased his stake in the company to 48.3 percent from 48.1 percent, the company said in a statement filed on the bourse’s website.
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