Wall Street rises in volatile trading led by defensive stocks
Updated : December 21, 2018 10:02 PM IST
The biggest boost to the Dow Industrials and S&P 500 came from Nike Inc, which jumped 8.3 percent after the company's quarterly results beat Wall Street estimates on strength in North America.
All 11 S&P sectors were higher, with the biggest gainers being the defensive consumer staples, utilities and real estate indexes.
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