Posts Tagged ‘ratings’
 

 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Sat 2014 02 22

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

NBC’s sojourn in Sochi has officially transitioned from Nightmare to Living Hell.  Last night’s primetime coverage averaged a 2.7 adult 18-49 rating from 8:00-11:00 pm or a 2.8 rating from 8:30-11:00.   That’...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 
 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Fri 2014 02 21

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

Last night’s Olympic primetime coverage on NBC averaged a turgid 3.5 adult 18-49 rating from 8:00-11:00 pm in the fast nationals.  The 8:00 half hour will almost certainly be excluded from the ratings, as they have on th...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 

 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Thu 2014 02 20

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

Last night’s Winter Olympic coverage on NBC in primetime averaged a 4.9 adult 18-49 rating from 8:00-11:00 pm, but that rating increases to a 5.2 if the 8:00-8:30 half hour is excluded for being free of national commercia...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 
 
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UPDATED: THE SKED CABLE/NETWORK SCORECARD – 2/20/14

  AFTERNOON UPDATE:  THE WINTER OLYMPICS gained only 0.1 in adjusted numbers, bringing it to 5.0, more than a point behind Vancouver and more than 3 points behind Turin for the night.  (Don’t even ask about Salt La...
by Mitch Salem
 

 

 
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UPDATED: THE SKED CABLE/NETWORK SCORECARD – 2/19/14

  AFTERNOON UPDATE:  NBC wasn’t able to exclude the 8PM half-hour of its WINTER OLYMPICS coverage, and consequently its rating stayed at 5.0, just barely above the 2d-lowest night of Turin  And without getting too ...
by Mitch Salem
 

 
 
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UPDATED: THE SKED CABLE/NETWORK SCORECARD – 2/18/14

  UPDATE:  THE OLYMPICS excluded the 8PM half-hour (no commercials) and by that means was able to adjust up to 5.0 for the rest of primetime. TUESDAY CABLE:  TEEN MOM (MTV) led the night with 1.4, up 0.1 from last week.  BE...
by Mitch Salem
 

 

 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Wed 2014 02 19

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

Last night’s Olympic coverage from Sochi, Russia averaged a 5.0 adult 18-49 rating from 8:00-11:00 pm, although the final number will probably come in at a 5.2 rating when the 8:00 half hour is excluded for not containing...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 
 
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UPDATED: THE SKED CABLE/NETWORK SCORECARD – 2/17/14

  UPDATE: Per expectations, the WINTER OLYMPICS adjusted to a 5.6 rating on Monday (Nielsen is still behind, recovering from the horror of dealing with a regular national holiday).  ALMOST HUMAN gained 0.1 to hit 1.7, tying t...
by Mitch Salem
 

 

 
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UPDATED: THE SKED CABLE/NETWORK SCORECARD – 2/16/14

  UPDATE:  THE WINTER OLYMPICS didn’t adjust up quite as much as we expected, hitting 4.9.  UP fittingly went a bit higher, by 0.1 to 1.0.  SUNDAY CABLE:  Although THE WALKING DEAD (AMC) fell a sharp 1.4 from las...
by Mitch Salem
 

 
 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Tue 2014 02 18

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

NBC’s Winter Olympic coverage Tuesday night averaged a 4.8 adult 18-49 rating from 8:00-11:00 pm, below the same night in Vancouver 2010 (5.5 rating) and well below the same night in Turin 2006 (7.5 rating), which was hel...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 

 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Mon 2014 02 17

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

NBC’s Winter Olympic coverage from Sochi last night averaged a 5.6 adult 18-49 rating from 8:00-11:00 pm, actually above an unusually weak comparable night in Vancouver (5.4 rating) but well below Turin’s 6.8 rating...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 
 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Sun 2014 02 16

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

NBC averaged a 4.8 adult 18-49 rating from 7:00-11:00 pm Sunday night in the preliminary fast nationals, although the final rating for Sunday’s coverage will probably be a 5.0 rating when the low-rated 7:00 half hour is e...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 

 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Sat 2014 02 15

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

The wheels have pretty much come off the Olympic cart in Russia.  Saturday night was even worse than Friday’s disaster, a preliminary 4.3 adult 18-49 rating from 8:30-11:00 pm Saturday night (assuming the first half hour...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 
 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Fri 2014 02 14

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

A brutal night for NBC from Sochi: a preliminary 4.5 adult 18-49 rating from 8:00-11:00 pm, versus a 5.5 rating on the same night in Turin 2006, a 5.4 from Vancouver 2010 and 8.5 from Salt Lake City 2002.  Events last night in...
by Mitch Metcalf
 

 

 
Sochi Winter Olympic Track thru Thu 2014 02 13

SKEDBALL: Winter Olympic Ratings Update

Thursday night’s Winter Olympic coverage from Sochi averaged a 5.9 adult 18-49 rating in the fast nationals from 8-11 pm on NBC.  This is down one tenth from last Thursday’s first-ever Opening Ceremony-eve coverage...
by Mitch Metcalf