Gbp/usd - 1.5030 ... U.S. Jan pending home sales unexpectedly fell 7.6% to 90.4 fm an upwardly revised 97.8 in Dec. Analysts were forecasting the number to come in at a rise of 1%. Despite cable intra-day rise to 1.5136, price retreated sharply fm there to around 1.5025. Bids are located at 1.5000/05, 1.4975/80 n further out at 1.4950. On the upside, offers are tipped at 1.5050/55 n then 1.5080/85.