Kagan to Buy Baseline Inc.: Carmel-based media investment and research firm Paul Kagan Associates agreed to acquire the on-line distributor of entertainment industry data for an undisclosed price. Kagan will acquire the majority equity stake in the 10-year-old company from Sy Syms. Kagan said that many Kagan databases, such as box office results, will be distributed over the service, to be followed later by historical statistics, cable TV valuations, home video, radio and TV broadcasting data as well as the firm’s projections for media industry revenue.
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