The Nifty PSU Bank index rose over 3 percent, while Auto and IT indices rose 0.8 percent each.
Experts see the Nifty50 at 15,000 and the Sensex at 50,000 in 2021, though there could be some correction earlier in year after the sharp rally seen in the last nine months.
The BSE auto, metal and realty indices rose 1 percent each, while capital goods and FMCG indices ended in the green.
Broader markets underperformed the main indices with BSE midcap ending flat while smallcap index was up 0.16 percent.
The Nifty Metal index and PSU Bank rose more than 2 percent and Nifty Bank index added 1 percent, while some selling was seen in pharma names.
Broader markets ended in the green, with the BSE midcap and smallcap rising 0.15 percent and 0.5 percent respectively.
The Nifty Bank index added 1.4 percent, IT and FMCG index gained 0.8 percent each, while Nifty PSU Bank index shed 1 percent.
The Nifty PSU Bank index surged 7 percent, while metal and pharma indices shed over a percent.
The Nifty PSU Bank index rose 2 percent, while FMCG, infra and pharma rose a percent each.
Maruti Suzuki, ONGC, NTPC, Asian Paints and Hindalco were among major Nifty gainers, while losers included SBI Life Insurance, HDFC Bank, TCS, Infosys and Bajaj Auto.
Broader markets performed in line with the benchmarks. The BSE midcap rose 0.9 percent and smallcap 0.8 percent.
All the sectoral indices ended in the green, with the Nifty PSU bank index rose 2.8 percent, while the Nifty pharma, metal, IT and infra gained more than 1.5 percent each.