Closing Bell: Sensex ends 437 points higher, Nifty holds 13,600; IT, FMCG stocks lead
Updated : December 23, 2020 03:39 PM IST
The Sensex ended 437 points higher at 46,444 while the Nifty rose 135 point to settle at 13,601.
However, the broader market outperformed benchmarks with the midcap and smallcap indices up 2-3 percent each.
Gains in FMCG, pharma and auto sectors also lifted the domestic sentiment.