Jan 21 (Reuters) – Australian shares are likely to open
little changed on Tuesday with a rise in oil prices expected to
boost energy stocks.
BHP Group’s fourth quarter production results is
also expected to impact market sentiment.
The local share price index futures rose 0.1%, a
48.5-point discount to the underlying S&P/ASX 200 index
close. The benchmark rose 0.2% on Monday.
New Zealand’s benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index rose 0.3%
by 2132 GMT.
(Reporting by Shreya Mariam Job in Bengaluru)
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