NOTICIAS TELEMUNDO FIN DE SEMANA is the Top Spanish-Language Weekend Newscast
Telemundo announced today that "Noticias Telemundo Fin de Semana" consolidated its position as the #1 Spanish-language weekend newscast among adults 18-49 on Saturdays and Sundays at 6:30 p.m./5:30 CT, according to Nielsen. The newscast anchored by Julio Vaqueiro has outperformed "Noticiero Univisión Fin de Semana" on Saturdays and Sundays by 13% with a combined average of 294,000 adults 18 to 49 vs 260,000 during the last four weeks.
"Viewers are responding to the work of a team devoted to the production of meaningful news that actually touch their lives," said Vaqueiro. "It is a privilege and a responsibility to be the main source of news for Latinos every weekend. We know that they have other options, and appreciate the fact they see us as the most relevant and trustworthy source of news out there."
Likewise, "Noticias Telemundo Fin de Semana" is delivering 18% combined average growth among adults 18 to 49 season to date, in contrast to "Noticiero Univisión Fin de Semana" which has shown a -25% loss among adults 18 to 49 for the same period.
"Noticias Telemundo" is a leading news provider for U.S. Hispanics. Its award-winning television news broadcasts, airing from the Telemundo Center, include the daily newscast "Noticias Telemundo" with José Díaz Balart, "Noticias Telemundo Fin de Semana" with Julio Vaqueiro, "Noticias Telemundo Mediodía" with Felicidad Aveleyra, the "Un Nuevo Día" news segment with Paulina Sodi, and the Sunday current affairs show "Enfoque con José Díaz-Balart." The "Noticias Telemundo Digital Team" provides continuous content to U.S. Hispanics via its growing online and mobile platforms. "Noticias Telemundo Investiga" produces investigative reports and in-depth documentaries. In addition, "Noticias Telemundo" produces award-winning news specials, documentaries and news events such as political debates, forums and town halls.
Source: Nielsen, NPM, Live + SD, NOTICIAS TELEMUNDO Sat & Sun combined, Noticiero Univision Fin de Semana Sat & Sun combined, Previous 4 weeks (10/13/18 - 11/4/18), Season to date (9/24/18 - 11/4/18), Previous Season to date (9/25/17 - 11/5/17), P18-49.