01/10/2011 [ACCESSWIRE]

TORONTO, Canada: Ubika Research is pleased to release the weekly performance (week ending Jan 7th 2011) report for “The Ubika Gold 50”, an index of fifty (50) high potential junior gold exploration companies.   To view all of the companies in the Ubika Gold 50 Index, their relative performance vis-à-vis TSX Venture Index, read the weekly performance report, follow breaking news about the Index constituents and CEO video interviews please visit: http://www.smallcappower.com/ubikagold.aspx.
The Ubika Gold 50 Index is up 99% for 2010.  The Ubika Gold 50 Index comprises our top fifty (50) promising junior gold exploration companies. We use various proprietary criteria in selecting these companies including market capitalization, trading volume, exploration location, type and size of deposits and their exploration stage.

The Top Ubika Gold 50 gainers for the week of (Jan 3 – Jan 7) include: Vista Gold Corp (TSX: VGZ) (TSE: VGZ) the developer of Concordia gold project in Baja California Sur, Mexico, and the Mt. Todd gold project in Northern Territory, Australia with a 24% gain, Atlanta Gold Corp (TSX VENTURE: ATG) (CVE: ATG) developer of Atlanta gold project near Boise, Idaho (USA) with a 13% gain, Lexam VG Gold Inc (TSX: LEX) (TSE: LEX), a Timmins gold camp player with a 12% gain and Temex Resource Corp (TSX VENTURE: TME) (CVE: TME) another Timmins gold play with a 5% gain. 

The Ubika Gold 50 Report
This free downloadable report provides a summary of the key performance data for “The Ubika Gold 50 Index” and its constituents.  It also compares the performance of “The Ubika Gold 50 Index” versus the benchmark TSX Venture Index and Spot Gold price.
Apart from the performance of the Index and change in market value of each company in the Ubika Gold 50 list, we also provide a summary of major news events related to these companies and highlight one or more companies in the weekly Ubika Gold 50 Report. To download your free report please visit: http://www.smallcappower.com/ubikagold.aspx  

About Ubika Research
Ubika Research is an investment research and capital market services firm based in Toronto and Vancouver. It provides comprehensive research, communication and capital market exposure program to highlight the investment potential in micro and small cap companies. For more information visit ubikaresearch.com

Except for the historical information presented herein, matters discussed in this document contain forward-looking statements that are subject to certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such statements.

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For additional information contact:
Vikas Ranjan, Managing Director
Ubika Research
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 416-647-352-2666