"A weighed heavily on the market. Commonwealth Bank of Australia shed 1.1 per cent to $76.51, while National Australia Bank dropped 1.3 per cent to $34.88.
Westpac Banking Corporation and ANZ Banking Group each lost 1.5 per cent to $34.15 and $33.34 respectively."
The market is essentially flat in 2014.
Suits income-focused investors just fine, of course.