The Australian market looks set to open flat after Wall Street closed little changed as oil price falls weighed on energy stocks but biotech stocks put in a strong performance.
At 0645 AEST on Tuesday, the share price index was up two points at 5,493.
Locally, in economic news on Tuesday, the ANZ-Roy Morgan weekly consumer confidence survey is due out.
In equities news, Ainsworth Game Technology, Greencross, Healthscope, Specialty Fashion Group, Vocus Communications and Virtus Health are expected to post full-year results.
Caltex Australia, Oil Search and oOH! Media are slated to release half-year figures.
In Australia, the market on Monday closed lower amid mixed company earnings reports and a firmer expectation that the US central bank will lift its interest rate this year.
The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was down 11.6 points, or 0.21 per cent, at 5,515.1 points.
The broader All Ordinaries index was down 13.1 points, or 0.23 per cent, at 5,612.3 points.