VCSC Daily - Profit taking tempered gains from sector leaders - DPM, HPG
Profit taking was the main theme today as previously hot stocks hit a slight bump in the road. Large-cap bank, BID fell a slight 1.2% in price after gaining 4.2% yesterday to become today's top index laggard. Staying within the banking sector, MBB recorded today's largest foreign uptake as almost 6 million of its shares, accounting for 95% of today's total market volume, were traded to foreigners. Surprisingly, MBB still closed down 1.3%.