Who are the greatest ever X-Men? We’re going to try to answer that question with your help, by putting the spotlight on different individual X-Men from across the franchise’s long history and pairing up your votes with the votes and opinions of our panel of highly opinionated X-Men fans. Show More Summary
There were a couple of Presidential primaries on cable news last night and an easy win 115-84 for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers over the Toronto Raptors in the Game 1 of the NBA Playoffs Eastern Conference Finals on ESPN. But on the Big 4, it was finales galore as NCIS (2.5/9), NCIS: New Orleans (1.8/6), Marvel's Agents Of S.H.I.E.L.D. Show More Summary
For years now, Comcast has been at the bottom of the corporate rankings in terms of customer satisfaction. Sadly, it doesn?t seem as if the cable giant is willing to do what it needs to do in order to gain better approval ratings in a day and age when some families are flocking from basic cable packages.Click To Continue Reading
Prime time ratings continue to fall for broadcasters and ad-supported cable networks. Yet by all accounts next week will kick off the strongest upfront ad sales market in years. Have buyers lost their minds? Not really. The economy —...Show More Summary
Fox News won the ratings race again on primary night yesterday in both total viewers and in the 25-54 demo.
Chuck Todd's MTP Daily continues to falter in the ratings, coming in last in the 25-54 demo and with total viewers across all three big cable news networks.
Jeff Zucker, CNN’s CEO, admitted as much: The cable news mogul’s remarks appeared in a Wall Street Journal report detailing the ratings boom that CNN has enjoyed since the start of 2016 presidential election. Zucker mused that there is much more to be gained by playing it down the middle with news coverage, as opposed […]
Bill O’Reilly, host of Fox News’ The O’Reilly Factor, was forced to defend his network’s coverage of Donald Trump last night at a time when they have lost many viewers to their rival cable news network, CNN. O’Reilly’s main guest was Kelly Riddell, an editor at The Washington Times, who is critical of both the... Show More Summary
Fox News, after dominating CNN, MSNBC and other cable media outlets in the ratings for well over a decade, is no longer the unquestioned king of cable news. The news of Fox News’ demise was captured in a press release from CNN, which claims that it bested the Rupert Murdoch-owned news channel “for the fifth... Show More Summary
There was a lot of sports action on cable last night with Day 1 of the NFL Draft and the Atlanta Hawks beating the Boston Celtics in their NBA Playoffs series to advance to the Eastern Conference semi-finals. There also was some sports...Show More Summary
Viacom’s performance in the first three months of 2016 was mixed, as is often the case with the beleaguered entertainment power. U.S. ad sales at its cable networks — a key metric for Wall Street — fell 5% due to ratings declines at some of its pay TV networks. But some of the basic financials beat expectations. Show More Summary
As another round of primary wins for Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton played out on cable news, it was night of ratings rises across most of the Big 4 and the CW on Tuesday with The Voice (1.9/7) leading primetime. Facing a NCIS (1.2/4) encore this week, the singing competition series bopped up 6% among adults 18-49 from its April 19 show. Show More Summary
Cable news' most-watched network saw double-digit growth both in total viewers and adults 25-54 across multiple dayparts.
No U.S. TV network (cable or broadcast) experienced a more significant year-over-year improvement in prime time than CNN.
For several years now we've noted how instead of adapting to the cord cutting age, many in the cable and broadcast industry have responded with the not-so-ingenious approach of aggressive denial, raising rates as fast as humanly possible, and stuffing even more ads into every television hour. Show More Summary
CNN's coverage of Prince's death led to a pretty remarkable ratings victory last Friday: four of its shows beat their direct Fox News competitors with viewers in the 25-54 demographic.
FS1 is making no bones about trying to be more opinionated, more edgy, and more combative in an attempt to finally make the cable network relevant on the national stage. The ratings might not be there quite yet, but the bombastic rhetoric certainly is. Show More Summary
Faced with sagging ratings, the MTV cable network is trying something novel -- shows about music. MTV is working on a new version of the Unplugged acoustic concert series and Wonderland, a series taking place in Los Angeles that is its first live music show in around 20 years. Show More Summary
A new sitcom is off to a fast start in the ratings, claiming the title of cable’s top new comedy series of the year in the key demo of viewers 18-49. TBS announced that “The Detour,” which launched April 11,...
The cable news nets took a bite out of the ratings apple last night. Per early Nielsen data, Fox News is No. 1 in total viewers, while CNN is dominant in the demo.