FOX Business Network (FBN) saw its ratings grow by double digits this year, making it the fastest growing cable news channel. With its high...
As I mentioned earlier, Comcast (CMCSA) is an exception amidst today’s post-Brexit selloff, rising 5 cents to $61.70, and that’s thanks to an increase in price target by Nomura’s Anthony DiClemente, who reiterates a Buy rating, and raises...Show More Summary
The church drama opens to 3 million viewers on premiere night, trailing only 'The People v. O.J. Simpson' in 2016 cable debuts. read more
NETGEAR’s AC1750 wireless router is one of the most popular models you can buy these days, sporting a 4.4 star rating from over 1500 customers. For a limited time, if you buy it from Amazon, you can tack on a 16x4 DOCSIS 3.0 cable modem for just $10 extra. Show More Summary
The Orlando shootings have caused other cable show hosts to increase their ratings, but this certainly isn’t the case with Trevor Noah. When averaging ratings for last week on Showbuzz Daily, Noah averaged about 719,000 viewers a night. Show More Summary
In 2015 Fox continued to lead cable news networks in both revenue and ratings, but CNN enjoyed the largest surge in viewership.
Here’s James Bessen writing in the Harvard Business Review: …in 1992 Congress passed the Cable Television Consumer Protection and Competition Act in response to high cable TV rates. Regulators expected cable prices to fall by 10%. Instead,...Show More Summary
The good news for Comcast? The latest edition of the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) indicates that the nation's largest cable company actually has a slightly better customer satisfaction rating than last year. The bad news? Comcast remains among the worst-rated companies of any industry in America thanks to limited competition. Show More Summary
A few days ago, Game 7 between the Golden State Warriors and the Oklahoma City Thunder was cable’s highest rated NBA game telecast of all time. “Not just the city, but the world, Craig” (Most won’t catch the reference) On Thursday night, it happened once again, but this time on ABC delivering the highest rated Finals Game […]
Ratings for the 2015-2016 television season are in, and among the 100 most-popular shows across all of broadcast and cable are 22 reality shows. Here's the full list, and also a list of the most-popular shows among all viewers, not just those 18 to 49. Read this story »
Fox News Channel topped all of basic cable in total day in total viewers again in May, marking the first time the cable news network has topped the basic cable ratings chart three months in a calendar year, and this year is only five months old. Show More Summary
For the third month this year, Fox News was the most-watched basic cable network, breaking a 2003 streak.
While customers still rate their cable company worse than insurance companies and the post office it appears ISPs and pay TV operators are improving on areas such as customer support.
There’s good news, kinda, for cable operators in the latest American Customer Satisfaction Index. The industry has stopped the two-year slide in consumer ratings scores with a 3.2% increase for their pay TV services and a 1.6% increase...Show More Summary
The game 7 conclusion of the Western Conference Finals soars. read more
You add a 73 win Golden State Warriors team that were down 3-1 in the Western Conference Finals with an equally talented and athletic team in the Oklahoma City Thunder, and you have an absolute ratings BOOM. How huge were the ratings? How about being the highest rated NBA game on cable, EVER. TNT’s […]
Monday night’s NBA Western Conference Finals Game 7 was one for record boks. With 15.9 million total viewers and an 8.8 household rating on TNT, it’s the most-viewed NBA cable telecast of all time and the most-watched program in TNT’s 28-year history, based on Fast Nationals. Show More Summary
Cable competition from the NBA and reduced usage make it hard to break through. read more
Viewers turned out in droves for a dramatic Game 7 in the NBA’s Western Conference Finals as the Golden State Warriors completed a comeback from a 3-1 series deficit to overcome the Oklahoma City Thunder and advance to the NBA...
Game 7 of the NBA’s Western Conference Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Oklahoma City Thunder brought TNT an overnight rating of 11.2. The matchup between Steph Curry’s Warriors and Kevin Durant’s Thunder was cable’s highest rated NBA telecast of all time. Show More Summary