SOURCE: Market Pulse

June 18, 2007 08:30 ET

Market Pulse Breaking News Alert for Monday, June 18, 2007: SGCP - Sierra Gold Corporation Receives Positive Gold Assay Results From Hard Rock Formation!

NOTE TO EDITORS: The Following Is an Investment Opinion Being Issued by Market Pulse.

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - June 18, 2007) - Market Pulse News Alert for this AM, Stocks to Watch are: Sierra Gold Corporation (PINKSHEETS: SGCP), Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and EpiCept Corporation (NASDAQ: EPCT).

Investors need to be watching Sierra Gold Corporation (PINKSHEETS: SGCP) this AM! Sierra Gold is engaged in the exploration and development of gold and diamond properties in West Africa. Sierra Gold Corporation owns the mining rights of Northern Star Resources Ltd, a Sierra Leone incorporated gold and diamond mining company. The rights include a secured 40 sq/km prime mining concession located on the North Pampana River which is one of Sierra Leone's richest known alluvial gold mining rivers. The country became famous world-wide after the discovery of the Star of Sierra Leone, a magnificent 969 carat diamond. In 2002, a 1440 carat, gem quality diamond was discovered in Kono which was later sold in Belgium for $75 million. Sierra Gold recently announced that gem quality diamonds have been confirmed on the Pampana North Property as a result of recent test samples from the company's ongoing bulk sampling program. The company needs to do more extensive testing to determine the potential value of the diamonds. The value of the gold reserves is estimated at $586,404,000 and does not include any diamond potential. Sierra Gold's short and long term cash flow is positive. The company plans to aggressively expand its mining profile with high quality explorations projects. Sierra Gold's aim is to acquire and develop gold and other precious and base mineral properties to increase shareholder value. SGCP is poised to become a significant player in the mining industry! SGCP has had several excellent news announcements out lately and one again after Friday's bell announcing it receives positive gold assay results from hard rock formation! Investors should be watching this one closely!

Sierra Gold Corporation (PINKSHEETS: SGCP) has just received gold assay results from its April 2007 chip samples tested by SGS Laboratories in Toronto, Canada. Samples were taken from the hard rock portion of the property. Assay results for gold were approximately .5 oz/ton (15 grams/ton).

Sierra Gold's geological team will continue to investigate and further explore the hard rock formation. The team will plan a program to more clearly define and develop the property, which will include a drill program in conjunction with trenching.

The greenstone belt of West Africa has had a long history of gold mining and prospecting. The region has been one of the fastest gold producing areas worldwide. Sierra Leone's neighbors, Ghana and Mali, are the second and third largest gold producers in all of Africa.

Sierra Gold is engaged in the exploration and development of gold and diamond properties in West Africa. The company will continue to conduct extensive research and development of high quality mineral exploration projects.

Stocks in the news and acting well as of late include: Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and EpiCept Corporation (NASDAQ: EPCT).

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