Feb 8 Australian shares are set to open flat on
Wednesday with little inspiration from Wall Street amid weaker
A focal point for investors will be miner Rio Tinto's
full year results.
The local share price index futures was up 0.1
percent, or 3 points, at 5,575, a 46.9 point discount to the
underlying S&P/ASX 200 index close.
The benchmark closed 0.1 percent up in the previous sesion.
New Zealand's benchmark S&P/NZX 50 index was 0.1
percent, or 10.09 points, lower at 7,056.96 at 2111 GMT.
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(Reporting by Susan Mathew in Bengaluru; editing by John