It's got to be the weather? New single family home sales (seasonally adjusted) fell 7% to an annualized 414K in December, but were 4.5% higher than a year ago. Inventory rose to a 5-month high of 171K homes, 5-month of sales at the current rate.
For all of 2013, 428K new homes were sold, 16.4% above 2012.
Treasury prices return to about flat after nice-sized losses early. TLT - no change.