CLEVELAND, OH (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Lehman Brothers’ index of security stocks has exceeded the market’s performance by twenty five percent since the end of 2003. Learn about public and private companies, new technologies, growth sectors and the changing security industry challenges in the 2005 Security Industry Annual Report. Authored by Jeff Kessler, Sr. VP at Lehman Brothers, the report reveals trends and drivers that will fuel future sustainable growth in 2006 and beyond.

Released in November at the Securing New Ground(tm) conference in New York City, the 330 page report is the most comprehensive effort to date for Jeffrey T. Kessler, considered the “guru of Wall Street” on the subject. The report contains 185 tables and charts along with information on the size of key market sectors, projected growth to 2008, technological advances and market drivers.

“Security sectors that we feel are particularly well positioned over the next five years include video surveillance, identification, biometric identification, automated identification and RFID,” according to Mr. Kessler who provides detailed perspectives on these sectors. Insights and perspectives on the evolution of the video market, access control, guard, background screening, systems integration, corrections, armoring and Homeland Security markets are also included. The report provides new metrics for valuating alarm monitoring and highlights companies (public and private) influencing change in the security market.

For the report’s table of contents go to:
sjandco.com/2005SecurityReportTOC.pdf

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About Sandra Jones and Company:
Sandra Jones and Company is a security industry resource and consulting firm that provides information, strategy, marketing and introductions, which enable suppliers and investors to optimize their investment and market potential. The Company is a co-founder of Securing New Ground? For more information, go to www.sjandco.com or www.securingnewground.com.

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