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S&P Global Market Intelligence analysts and reporters take a deep dive into issues facing the evolving media landscape. Tune in for interviews with industry insiders and analysts as well as brief outlooks for the TMT sector. If you are interested in learning more about TMT/SPGMI offerings, please visit https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/campaigns/tmt

S&P Global Market Intelligence analysts and reporters take a deep dive into issues facing the evolving media landscape. Tune in for interviews with industry insiders and analysts as well as brief outlooks for the TMT sector. If you are interested in learning more about TMT/SPGMI offerings, please visit https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/campaigns/tmt

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United States

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S&P Global Market Intelligence analysts and reporters take a deep dive into issues facing the evolving media landscape. Tune in for interviews with industry insiders and analysts as well as brief outlooks for the TMT sector. If you are interested in learning more about TMT/SPGMI offerings, please visit https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/campaigns/tmt

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode 16 - Will The Pandemic - Driven Growth In Gaming Continue

9/30/2020
In this episode, we'll focus on the current state of the global video game industry, which is on the cusp of a brand-new generation of hardware, software and services. We'll also talk about the COVID-19 pandemic's impact on the industry, which experienced significant growth as stay-at-home orders saw many consumers turn to gaming.

Duration:00:31:06

MediaTalk - Episode 15 - Broadcast Revenue Trends: Part 2

8/5/2020
In Part 2 of the episode focusing on broadcasters, we zoom in on the latest broadcast technology as well as trends in retransmission consent, a major part of the broadcasters’ revenue streams. Justin Nielson, a Kagan analyst tracking the broadcast and media industry, and Davis Hebert, a senior high-yield research analyst at Wells Fargo, are in the house again.

Duration:00:22:19

MediaTalk - Episode 15 - Broadcast Revenue Trends: Part 1

8/4/2020
In Part 1 of this episode, hear from Justin Nielson, an analyst tracking the broadcast and media industries at Kagan, a research unit within S&P Global, and Davis Hebert, a senior high yield research analyst at Wells Fargo, on how broadcast ad sales have suffered during what has been projected to be a banner year for the presidential election cycle.

Duration:00:33:24

Episode 14 - The State Of Tech Antitrust

7/1/2020
U.S. antitrust enforcement agencies could file lawsuits against big tech companies such as Facebook, Google and Amazon as soon as this summer. A former DOJ antitrust official talks to us about how the summer and fall might bring a movement from "talk to action" on antitrust issues.

Duration:00:23:59

Episode 13 - The State Of The Internet Amid Covid - 19

6/11/2020
Sheltering in home has led to a surge in internet usage. In this episode, John Fletcher, a media analyst at S&P Global Market Intelligence Kagan Research; and Craig Matsumoto, senior analyst at 451Research, a research unit now within S&P Global Market Intelligence, talk to us about how higher streaming media consumption and increase use of collaboration applications have impacted network infrastructure. We will also delve into what might happen if there was a second wave of the virus come...

Duration:00:31:03

Episode 12 - The Financial Health Of U.S. And U.K. Movie Theaters As They Prepare To Reopen

6/5/2020
The coronavirus pandemic has put unprecedented stress in the media sector. Since early March, in the media sector alone, S&P Global Ratings has updated ratings outlook on close to 75% of its covered companies. In this episode, we will discuss with two S&P Global Ratings analysts on how has COVID-19 impacted theater operators’ operations and finances as they prepare to reopen in the U.S. and U.K. This episode was recorded on May 27.

Duration:00:26:58

Episode 11 - How COVID - 19 Has Reshaped The Advertising Industry

5/25/2020
In this episode, we talk to Discovery Communications ad sales chief and our own media analyst on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on advertising, on traditional and digital media properties. We'll also talk about programming plans for the summer, including the impact of the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics and the upfront selling season ahead of whatever this whole season will bring.

Duration:00:28:51

Episode 10 - How COVID - 19 Has Impacted The Film Industry

4/22/2020
The latest addition of MediaTalk will examine the substantial impact that COVID-19 pandemic has had on the film industry from theater closings and the disappearance of box office receipts to the rescheduling of theatricals and the halt in production that can further reshape the schedule for 2021 and beyond. Will the film industry ever really be the same? Co-hosts S&P Global Market Intelligence reporters Mike Reynolds and Joe Williams are joined by Wade Holden, an analyst at Kagan, a research...

Duration:00:31:43

Episode 9 - How COVID-19 Is Changing The Dynamic Of Streaming Players

4/15/2020
In the latest version of Media Talk, S&P Global Market Intelligence senior reporter covering the media industry Mike Reynolds is joined by Macquarie analyst Tim Nollen and Seth Shafer, an analyst at Kagan, a research group within S&P Global Market Intelligence, to discuss the expansion of the streaming landscape, in light of the coronavirus. The battle of the streaming platforms has started long before the coronavirus pandemic. There was the launch of Apple TV+ last November and the much...

Duration:00:36:26

Episode 8 - March Madness ad sales strategy and sports ad trends

3/9/2020
Turner and CBS, the rights holders of this year’s March Madness, sold out their ad inventory for the NCAA Division I men’s basketball tournament in record time. S&P Global Market Intelligence’s senior media reporter Mike Reynolds talks to Turner Sports Executive Vice President Jon Diament, and Scott Robson, an analyst at S&P Global Market Intelligence’s Kagan research team, about ad strategies for the tournament and sports ad spending trends in other properties such as the NFL, NBA, MLB and...

Duration:00:26:26

Episode 7 - The political advertising trends that could shape the 2020 campaign

12/20/2019
With key races heating up, 2020 is deemed to be an important year for political advertising. S&P Global Market Intelligence’s senior media reporter Mike Reynolds talks to two senior advertising executives and Peter Leitzinger, media equity research analyst with Kagan, a media market research group within S&P Global Market Intelligence's TMT offering, about projections for ad spending in the 2020 election cycle. They also discuss main races, fund-raising activities, key political issues that...

Duration:00:38:34

Ep 6 - State Of Kids OTT In The US

2/15/2019
Kids content has emerged as a key cornerstone for many subscription video offerings, with Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu each investing heavily in both original and licensed programming geared towards children. Kids content may reduce churn and is typically less expensive to license or produce compared to other exclusive tentpole programming for OTT services.

Duration:00:17:12

Ep 5 - US Midterm Political Advertising 2018 Recap And 2020 Outlook

12/3/2018
In this episode, senior research analyst Justin Nielson and research analyst Peter Leitzinger discuss Kagan's analysis around US political advertising on TV in 2018 and outlook for 2020. If you are interested in learning more about Kagan/SPGMI offerings, please visit www.spglobal.com/marketintelligen…en/campaigns/tmt

Duration:00:12:44

Ep 4 - Emerging Trends In Networking Technology

8/17/2018
In this episode, research director Jeff Heynen and senior research analyst Justin Nielson discuss Kagan's thinking behind some of the biggest, high-level trends in networking technology. If you are interested in learning more about Kagan/SPGMI offerings, please visit https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/campaigns/tmt

Duration:00:21:07

Ep 3 - Future of U.S. TV Station and Multichannel Sectors

7/31/2018
In this episode, senior research analysts Justin Nielson and Tony Lenoir discuss our thinking behind forecasts and analysis recently published for the U.S. TV station and multichannel sectors. If you are interested in learning more about Kagan/SPGMI offerings, please visit https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/campaigns/tmt

Duration:00:16:51

Ep 2 - TV's Summer Soccer Fever

6/7/2018
In this episode, senior research analysts Justin Nielson and Tony Lenoir discuss the upcoming FIFA World Cup, to be held in Russia June 14-July 15, and what soccer's biggest international stage means for the U.S. TV ecosystem. If you are interested in learning more about Kagan/SPGMI offerings, please visit https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/campaigns/tmt

Duration:00:19:16

Ep 1 - A new TV paradigm

5/23/2018
Kagan is introducing MediaTalk, a podcast on our coverage of the quickly evolving media landscape. In this first episode, Senior Research Analysts Justin Nielson and Tony Lenoir zoom in on the ongoing metamorphosis of the TV ecosystem and the ramifications for the broadcast and multichannel sectors. If you are interested in learning more about Kagan/SPGMI offerings, please visit https://www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence/en/campaigns/tmt

Duration:00:13:37