The US S&P/ CS 20 City SA for December rose to -0.41%; better than the predicted -0.50% and the prior reading of -0.54% and the S&P / CS Composite -20 for the year ending December plummeted actually to -2.38%, which is worse than the projected -2.40% and the prior reading of -1.59% while that within the fourth quarter the indec fell to -4.13% from -1.51%.