Australia central bank holds rates at 1.5 pct, as expected

SYDNEY, Nov 6 (Reuters) - Australia's central bank left its cash rate at 1.5 percent on Tuesday, a widely expected decision given policy makers have signalled a steady outlook for some time to come.

The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) made the announcement following its monthly policy meeting. A Reuters poll of 39 analysts had found all but one saw a steady outcome this week. (Reporting by Swati Pandey; Editing by Sam Holmes)