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The Scoggins Report: October 2013 Spec Market Scorecard

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Landon Rohwedder October 21, 2013 October 2013 Spec Market Scorecard The word of the day is:  Shocking. And not because our favorite holiday is next week. The big news out of the spec market so far this month has been two seven figure script...

The Scoggins Report: October 2013 Pitch Market Scorecard

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Landon Rohwedder October 14, 2013  October 2013 Pitch Market Scorecard A couple of weeks ago in the September Pitch Roundup, we noted there had been three  months in a row of as-good-or-better year-over-year pitch sales numbers. Make that “four months in a row” —...

The Scoggins Report: September 2013 Pitch Market Roundup

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Landon Rohwedder September 30, 2013 September 2013 Pitch Market Roundup For the third month in a row, September’s pitch sale totals ended on par with 2011’s and 2012’s numbers. We’re not complaining — we appreciate the fact that we’re currently on pace to match...

The Scoggins Report: September 2013 Spec Market Scorecard

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Landon Rohwedder September 23, 2013 September 2013 Spec Market Scorecard As you’ll see, the spec market has set a steady (if slow-ish) pace as we transition from Summer into Fall. The year’s most visible trend has been steady as well — all of September’s...

The Scoggins Report: July 2013 Spec Market Roundup

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Landon Rohwedder August 5, 2013 July 2013 Spec Market Roundup This week marks the end of an era for the Scoggins Report:  We’re bidding a fond farewell to Cindy Kaplan (sob!), whose contributions to this newsletter (not to mention all things Scoggins) for the...

The Scoggins Report: July 2013 Pitch Market Roundup

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Cindy Kaplan July 29, 2013 July 2013 Pitch Market Roundup At first glance, July 2013’s total pitch sales might seem a bit disappointing compared to the last two years. But context is everything – it’s the most pitch sales in a single month since...

The Scoggins Report: July 2013 Spec Market Scorecard

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Cindy Kaplan July 22, 2013 July 2013 Spec Market Scorecard In last week’s Pitch Market Scorecard we compared year-over-year numbers through the end of June. We thought we’d do the same thing for the spec market this week. Despite various recent reports of the...

The Scoggins Report: June 2013 Spec Market Roundup

The Scoggins Report by Jason Scoggins & Cindy Kaplan July 8, 2013   June 2013 Spec Market Roundup Since we’re still a bit distracted by long weekend-related visions of tropical vacations (not that we went on any ourselves, alas), we’ll skip the quasi-analytical intro and get straight to our favorite highlights...