Equities Lead Investor Sentiment - Research Report on HSBC Holdings plc (ADR) and Newfield Exploration Co.

HONG KONG--(Marketwire -06/11/12)- Today, www.EquityLeader.com introduced research coverage of HSBC Holdings plc (ADR) (HBC) and Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX). Full research reports are available to readers at: www.EquityLeader.com/index.php?sm1=HBC&sm2=NFX.

With markets in correction mode, investors are looking to quantify an accurate model, weighing positives and negatives of the months ahead. Upcoming negative pressures include China's slowdown, the European recession, the end of the Fed's Operation Twist stimulus program, continued geopolitical risks, election uncertainty, and potential 2013 budget bombshell of tax hikes and spending cuts. Meanwhile, positive offsets are driven by central banks (particularly China) cutting rather than hiking rates, deceleration in fuel and food prices, increase in consumer sentiment and resulting retail sales, signs of improvement in housing sales and new strength in auto production schedules.

Despite the current situation, our team continues to identify high momentum situations with growth potential -- there remains strong opportunity within careful discretion.

Equity Leader has decided to cover HSBC Holdings plc (ADR) for its current position within the financial industry. HSBC Holdings plc (HSBC) is a global banking and financial services organizations. A copy of this report detailing HSBC Holdings plc (ADR) (HBC) is available at: www.EquityLeader.com/index.php?sm1=HBC.

Equity Leader is also taking note of Newfield Exploration Co. for its changing role within the basic materials industry. Newfield Exploration Company (Newfield) is an independent energy company engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids. The Company's domestic areas of operation include the Mid-Continent, the Rocky Mountains and onshore Texas. Internationally, it focuses on offshore oil developments in Malaysia and China. To download free research on Newfield Exploration Co. (NFX) investors may visit: www.EquityLeader.com/index.php?sm2=NFX.

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