SNL Kagan specializes in independent analysis and media business research for communications operators, content programmers, developers and investment advisors. The company s consulting and publishing services offer financial data and analysis, relevant market advisories and five- to 10-year projections for television, radio, cable, wireless, movie and sports sectors. It also provides perspectives on emerging media technologies, digital communications and advertising. Clients employ Kagan for strategic corporate consulting, fair market value and asset appraisals, fairness opinions, best practices, benchmarking and other valuations. The company also produces executive events that feature top decision makers and thinkers in media and communications sectors. SNL Kagan is based in Monterey, Calif.