Market Roundup 2019: These were the best and worst performing sectors of the year Updated : December 30, 2019 02:27 PM IST Only 3 sectors managed to outperform benchmarks during the year, while, six sectors generated negative returns in the year. The rally was mainly led by gains in realty, financials, and IT space. However, media, metal, and auto indices capped the gains. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.