European stocks have risen at the open, with London's FTSE gaining 0.14 per cent to 6,950.68 points.
The Reserve Bank has decided to keep interest rates on hold, surprising most experts, but indicated another cut remains a possibility.
The Australian dollar is higher after the RBA decided not to cut the cash rate.
The share market may take a little longer to hit the key 6,000-point level after the RBA left interest rates on hold.
The Australian share market is lower as sellers moved in after the Reserve Bank of Australia left the cash rate on hold.
Shares in Martin Aircraft, which have been trading for one week, have ben subject to big swings.
Suncorp expects claims from Tropical Cyclone Marcia to cost it between $120 million and $150 million.
Stocks of interest on the Australian Securities Exchange at close on Tuesday
A record amount of housing construction in the pipeline should help economic and jobs growth, but may mean fewer rate cuts.
The RBA has left the door open to another rate cut, despite holding the cash rate steady.
MoreNEED TO KNOW TERMS
RESOURCES & OFFERS