The June index futures contract ended the night session one point or less than 0.1% ahead at 6542.
U.S. stocks moved higher overnight but surrendered much of their gains by the close as traders held off adding to positions ahead of a Federal Reserve policy update on Thursday morning Australian time. The S&P 500 and Dow both inched ahead 0.09 per cent. Solid gains in Facebook and Netflix helped the Nasdaq
Australian stocks ended last week at an 11-year
The dollar has been under pressure since the RBA cut rates earlier this month. Overnight it eased from 68.8 US cents to 68.5 cents.