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Broadcast Network Rankings through Week 7

Posted November 12, 2012 by Mitch Metcalf

SEASON TO DATE through seven full weeks (46 nights of official ratings and 3 nights of adjusted fast nationals), NBC is averaging a 2.85 rating in prime time (up 23% from the same period last year). CBS is in second place with a 2.33 (down 20%). FOX is in third place with a 2.23 (down 30%). […]

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THE SKED’S SUNDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 8/25/13

Posted August 26, 2013 by Mitch Salem

  The regular season hasn’t started yet, but the NFL is already in charge. NBC:  Per Mitch Metcalf, although preliminary numbers have the Sunday night NFL PRESEASON FOOTBALL game at a 2.1, we anticipate that final numbers will bring that to 2.6, easily winning the night for NBC. CBS:  BIG BROTHER rose 0.2 to 2.3, […]

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THE SKED’S TUESDAY NETWORK SCORECARD – 6/17/12

Posted July 18, 2012 by Mitch Salem

NBC stumbles toward the Olympics. NBC:  AMERICA’S GOT TALENT continued to fall as it heads to its season finale, with a 2.6 that (barely) won its hours but was down from last week.  LOVE IN THE WILD edged up a bit to 1,3. FOX:  The cooking duo continues to thrive, as HELL’S KITCHEN/MASTERCHEF scored a […]

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THE SKED NETWORK SCORECARD – 2/5/14

Posted February 6, 2014 by Mitch Salem

  The last pre-Olympics night for a while. FOX:  AMERICAN IDOL reached Hollywood and leveled out, up 0.1 from last week to 3.9. ABC:  THE MIDDLE dropped 0.1 to 2.2, and SUBURGATORY was down 0.1 to 1.7 from its last airing after a new Middle, although up 0.2 from last week when it followed a […]

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THE SKED: Homeland & Masters of Sex Finale Ratings

Posted December 16, 2013 by Mitch Salem

  Preliminary numbers from last night’s season finale have HOMELAND setting a new series record with 2.4M total viewers for its initial airing (an additional 500K tuned in for the re-broadcast later in the evening).  Whatever the qualms have been over this season’s creative direction, its viewership has been very solid. MASTERS OF SEX has […]

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UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Wednesday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.3.2016

Posted February 4, 2016 by Mitch Metcalf

  NETWORK FINALS:  2 BROKE GIRLS gained 0.1 in final numbers, matching MIKE & MOLLY. Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart     CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  ESPN’s NBA doubleheader topped Wednesday cable, with the primetime game (Golden State vs. Washington) at 0.94 and latenight (Memphis vs. Clippers) at 0.68.  The latter tied CNN’s coverage of the […]

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UPDATED: SHOWBUZZDAILY’s Top 150 Thursday Cable Originals & Network Finals: 2.1.2018

Posted February 2, 2018 by Mitch Metcalf

        NETWORK FINALS:  THE BIG BANG THEORY and THE FOUR gained 0.1 in final numbers, while AP BIO and MOM lost the same.         Broadcast Official Nationals Program Ratings Chart     CABLE HIGHLIGHTS:  TNT’s NBA doubleheader led Thursday cable at 0.57/0.53.  ESPN’s 30 FOR 30 documentary was at […]

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The Sked: Saturday Network Scorecard 2.17.2018

Posted February 18, 2018 by Mitch Metcalf

Past Winter Olympic Same Night (Second Saturday) P18-49 live+same day ratings: 2014 Sochi 4.4, 2010 Vancouver 7.4, 2006 Turin 6.3, 2002 Salt Lake City 8.8 Last night’s NBC Olympic fast nationals should rise about +1% in the official nationals. DEMOGRAPHIC DETAIL: For each broadcast program (or hour segment), the chart below displays preliminary key advertiser demographics […]

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