Market Close: Sensex was up 445.87 points

Market Close: Sensex was up 445.87 points

Benchmark indices ended at a record closing high on November 24 with Nifty above 13,000 for the first time.

At close, the Sensex was up 445.87 points or 1.01% at 44,523.02, and the Nifty up 128.70 points or 1.00% at 13,055.20. About 1603 shares have advanced, 1167 shares declined, and 175 shares are unchanged.

Adani Ports, Eicher Motors, Axis Bank, Hindalco, and M&M were among major gainers on the Nifty, while losers were Titan Company, HDFC, BPCL, Bharti Airtel, and Shree Cements.

Among the sectors, the Nifty Bank index up 2.4 percent, while auto, metal, and pharma indices rose 1 percent each.