Weekly review: Sensex, Nifty register biggest weekly gains in more than 2 months -- 19 Dec 2015
This week, the BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty gained 1.90 per cent and 1.99 per cent, respectively.
For the week ended December 18, BSE Sensex advanced 474.79 points to 25,519.22, while NSE Nifty gained 151.50 points to 7.761.95.
The BSE Metal index surged the most — 4.07 per cent, followed by BSE Power index (up 3.39 per cent), BSE Realty index (up 3.06 per cent), BSE Healthcare index (2.36 per cent) and BSE Oil & Gas index (up 2.32 per cent).
Adani Ports (up 8.25 per cent), Tata Steel (up 6.25 per cent), Power Grid (up 5.82 per cent), YES Bank (up 5.80 per cent) and Kotak Mahindra Bank (up 5.65 per cent) jumped the most in the Nifty pack. Share price of Tech Mahindra, Wipro and Axis Bank slipped 2.56 per cent, 2.33 per cent and 1.77 per cent, respectively, during the week.