RATINGS WATCH Articles

FEATURED ARTICLES ABOUT RATINGS WATCH

ABC's THE VIEW Outperforms 'The Talk' in Total Viewers & More ABC's THE VIEW Outperforms 'The Talk' in Total Viewers & More
by TV News Desk - January 24, 2018

ABC's THE VIEW averaged 3.179 million Total Viewers, 535,000 Women 25-54 and 383,000 Women 18-49, during the week of January 15, based on Live + Same Day Data from Nielsen Media Research.... (more...)
ABC Marks Its Best Week Since November & Claims 7 of the Top 20 Shows ABC Marks Its Best Week Since November & Claims 7 of the Top 20 Shows
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

ABC earned 2nd place during the week in Adults 18-49 (1.2/4 w/o 1/15/18) to Fox with coverage of the NFC Championship on Sunday, while beating NFL-free schedules on CBS and NBC by 20% each (tied at 1.0/4).... (more...)
CBS's 48 HOURS Special Was Saturday's No. 1 Primetime Program with Viewers CBS's 48 HOURS Special Was Saturday's No. 1 Primetime Program with Viewers
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

All-American Murder, a 48 HOURS special, was Saturday's #1 primetime program with viewers, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Jan. 20. The broadcast delivered 4.66 million viewers and a 0.9/03 with adults 25-54, the demographic that matters most to those who advertise in news.... (more...)
CBS THIS MORNING Posts Largest Year-to-Year Gain in Viewers Among Network Morning News Shows CBS THIS MORNING Posts Largest Year-to-Year Gain in Viewers Among Network Morning News Shows
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

CBS THIS MORNING posted the largest year-to-year gain among viewers compared to a year ago for a network morning news broadcast, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for the week ending Jan. 19.... (more...)
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Posts Largest Audience In a Year THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS Posts Largest Audience In a Year
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

For the week ending Jan. 19, THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS (which recently celebrated 29 consecutive years as daytime's #1 drama) delivered 4.84 million viewers, its largest weekly audience in a year (since the week of Jan. 6, 2017).... (more...)
Comedy Central's CORPORATE is Highest-Rated Basic Cable Prime Comedy Premiere in Key Demo Comedy Central's CORPORATE is Highest-Rated Basic Cable Prime Comedy Premiere in Key Demo
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

The January 17 premiere of CORPORATE is the highest-rated basic-cable prime comedy debut of the 2017-18 programming season*, and improved on Comedy Central's 2018 first-quarter prime average by 34% among Adults 18-49, 57% among Men 25-34, and 34% among all viewers.... (more...)
MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD Is No. 1 in Key Demo for 7th Straight Broadcast MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD Is No. 1 in Key Demo for 7th Straight Broadcast
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

MEET THE PRESS WITH CHUCK TODD (MTP) was the most-watched Sunday show in the key demo this past Sunday, January 21, according to Nielsen Media Research data, winning its seventh straight broadcast at #1.... (more...)
Premiere of FX's ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY Delivers 5.5 Million Viewers Premiere of FX's ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY Delivers 5.5 Million Viewers
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

ASSASSINATION OF GIANNI VERSACE: AMERICAN CRIME STORY premiered to 5.5 million Total Viewers, making it one of cable's highest-rated series premieres of the past two years. The premiere night ratings will only increase as video-on-demand ratings become available later this week, adding to the 5.5 mi... (more...)
CBS's LATE SHOW Tops Three Million Viewers for 12th Week This Season CBS's LATE SHOW Tops Three Million Viewers for 12th Week This Season
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

For the week ending Jan. 19, THE LATE SHOW with STEPHEN COLBERT posted 3.31 million viewers up +16% from last year, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings. THE LATE SHOW beat its closest competitor by +26% (versus 2.62m) and also posted more than three million viewers for the 12th time th... (more...)
NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Wins Week in 18-49 & Every Other Key Demo NBC's TONIGHT SHOW Wins Week in 18-49 & Every Other Key Demo
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON has scored a dominant victory for the late-night ratings week of Jan. 15-19, winning versus the timeslot's ABC and CBS competition in the key demographic of adult 18-49 and all other key demos, according to live plus same day figures from Nielsen Media Resear... (more...)
ABC's THE GOOD DOCTOR Builds to 2-Month High as Monday's Most Watched Show ABC's THE GOOD DOCTOR Builds to 2-Month High as Monday's Most Watched Show
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

With another round of strong results for The Bachelor and The Good Doctor, ABC once again dominated Monday, beating CBS by 1.6 million viewers (7.4 million vs. 5.8 million) and by 70% in Adults 18-49 (1.7/6 vs. 1.0/4). In fact, it was ABC's 5th consecutive week as Monday's No. 1 broadcaster with... (more...)
CBS's FACE THE NATION is America's No. 1 Public Affairs Program on 1/21 CBS's FACE THE NATION is America's No. 1 Public Affairs Program on 1/21
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

CBS News' FACE THE NATION was the #1 Sunday morning public affairs program in viewers on Jan. 21, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings. FACE THE NATION delivered 3.71 million viewers and 0.7/04 in adults 25-54. (Editor's Note: FACE THE NATION's second half-hour was broadcast contiguously ... (more...)
NBC's THE WALL Equals Last Week's Season-High Rating NBC's THE WALL Equals Last Week's Season-High Rating
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

NBC's THE WALL (1.2/4 in 18-49, 5.7 million viewers overall from 8-9 p.m. ET) equals last week's season-high rating in adults 18-49 and maintains 100% week to week in 18-49 (1.2 vs. 1.2) and 98% of last week's season high in total viewers... (more...)
NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Is No.1 for 83 Straight Weeks NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT Is No.1 for 83 Straight Weeks
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

NBC NIGHTLY NEWS WITH LESTER HOLT is the #1 most-watched evening broadcast in the key news demo for the week of January 15, according to Nielsen Media Research data.... (more...)
NBC's TODAY is No. 1 Outright Season-to-Date NBC's TODAY is No. 1 Outright Season-to-Date
by TV News Desk - January 23, 2018

TODAY is the number-one morning show outright for the season, beating the competition in total viewers, A25-54 and A18-49. The win marks TODAY's best season-to-date total viewer margin over Good Morning America since 2011-12.... (more...)
NBC's Encores Build on Lead-Ins Throughout Sunday Night NBC's Encores Build on Lead-Ins Throughout Sunday Night
by TV News Desk - January 22, 2018

A 9 p.m. ET rebroadcast of ELLEN'S GAME OF GAMES (0.8/2 in 18-49, 3.4 million viewers overall): Builds by +33% on its lead-in in 18-49. Increases by +29% from its first half-hour to its second in 18-49 rating (0.7 to 0.9).... (more...)
ABC's TGIT Returns With Double Digit Gains for Each Drama in Adults 18-49 ABC's TGIT Returns With Double Digit Gains for Each Drama in Adults 18-49
by TV News Desk - January 19, 2018

ABC's TGIT lineup returned strong after a 2-month break with all 3 dramas up by double-digit percentages from where they left off among Adults 18-49 in November (since 11/16/17).... (more...)
ABC's MODERN FAMILY Is Wednesday's No. 1 Show With Its Top Rating Since October ABC's MODERN FAMILY Is Wednesday's No. 1 Show With Its Top Rating Since October
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2018

ABC claimed 2 of the Top 3 shows as Modern Family ranked as Wednesday's No. 1 TV show in Adults 18-49 (tied with Fox's 9-1-1 ), and ABC's The Goldbergs came in next at No. 3 on the night. The Net matched its top rating on the night with series programming since season-premiere Wednesday (on 9/2... (more...)
100th Episode of THE BLACKLIST Equals Shows 18-49 High 100th Episode of THE BLACKLIST Equals Shows 18-49 High
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2018

NBC wins Wednesday night in total viewers, its fourth consecutive Wednesday win by that measure, and finishes within 0.1 of a point of the Wednesday win in 18-49.... (more...)
Telemundo's MASTERCHEF LATINO Premieres as No. 1 Spanish-Language Program on Sunday Telemundo's MASTERCHEF LATINO Premieres as No. 1 Spanish-Language Program on Sunday
by TV News Desk - January 18, 2018

Sunday night's premiere of Telemundo's MASTERCHEF LATINO ranked as the #1 Spanish-language program in primetime among all adults 18-34, according to Nielsen.... (more...)
CBS' Winning Week in Viewers is Best Since Last January CBS' Winning Week in Viewers is Best Since Last January
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

CBS was first for the week in viewers (10.74m), finishing ahead of FOX (6.65m), NBC (4.60m) and ABC (4.34m). CBS posted its best weekly viewers delivery since the week ending Jan. 22, 2017 (the week of the AFC Championship Game).... (more...)
CBS's THE TALK Scores Largest Audience in Over a Year CBS's THE TALK Scores Largest Audience in Over a Year
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

For the week ending Jan. 12, THE TALK scored its largest audience in over a year (since week ending Jan. 6, 2017), with an average of 2.85 million viewers. The Daytime Emmy Award-winning show is hosted by Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood and Eve, who officially joined the ... (more...)
NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Hits Season High in Total Viewers NBC's SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE Hits Season High in Total Viewers
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE has delivered a season high in total viewers. The Jan. 13 telecast of 'Saturday Night Live,' hosted by Sam Rockwell and featuring musical guest Halsey, averaged a 1.91 rating, 9 share in adults 18-49 and 7.234 million viewers.... (more...)
CBS's FACE THE NATION is America's No. 1 Public Affairs Program on 1/14 CBS's FACE THE NATION is America's No. 1 Public Affairs Program on 1/14
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

CBS News' FACE THE NATION was the #1 Sunday morning public affairs program in viewers on Jan. 14, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings. FACE THE NATION delivered 4.00 million viewers and 0.8/04 in adults 25-54. (Editor's Note: FACE THE NATION's second half-hour was broadcast contiguously ... (more...)
CBS SUNDAY MORNING Posts Audience Gains Year-to-Year CBS SUNDAY MORNING Posts Audience Gains Year-to-Year
by TV News Desk - January 17, 2018

CBS SUNDAY MORNING, the nation's #1 Sunday morning news program, posted audience gains year-to-year, according to Nielsen live plus same day ratings for Jan. 14. Jane Pauley anchored the broadcast, which delivered 6.22 million viewers and a 1.2/07 with adults 25-54... (more...)