The post-Olympics “Voice” special didn’t get a very big same-day bump in the ratings, but it did score well in delayed viewing. The show added 0.8 points to its adults 18-49 rating in Live +3 ratings, the best for the week of Aug. 15-21 and “The Voice’s” biggest three-day lift since February 2015. NBC’s other […]
While previously we showed Goldman's kneejerk response to the Yellen speech, according to which the central bank-spawning hedge fund saw Yellen's speech so hawkish it raised Goldman's odds for a September rate hike from 30% to 40%, it...Show More Summary
Chelsea Handler’s eponymous talk show was renewed by Netflix last month, and even though the streaming giant does not release any ratings, reports note that Chelsea seems to be struggling to drum up a social following, and has yet to host an interview that has broken into mainstream news coverage. Show More Summary
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. interest rates futures clung to earlier gains on Friday as data showed domestic gross product grew 1.1 percent in the second quarter, which is slower than previously thought and supports the view the Federal Reserve would refrain from raising interest rates. Show More Summary
Nearly 127,000 kids in the U.S had burn injuries in 2012, research shows. Over half or 69,000 of these children had burns that are considered significant injuries by the American Burn Association.
Well, it wasn’t going to last forever. The meteoric rise of Pokémon Go this summer has finally ended, with new stats from Axiom Capital Management showing that daily active user and engagement rates have been dipping since mid-July.Show More Summary
Final broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 CBS’ “Big Brother” hit a season high in Wednesday’s final ratings. The show adjusted up a tenth of a point in adults 18-49 to a 2.1 rating. The only downward adjustment was for the 8 o’clock “Goldbergs” rerun on ABC, which fell a tenth […]
Some shows hit their strides much later than others. Reality competition series The Great British Bake Off is clearly one of those shows, as the recent ratings for the Season 7 premiere in Great Britain were off the charts.
The CBS show nearly matches a dominant 'America's Got Talent' in the key demo. read more
Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016 The numbers for Wednesday include improvements more or less across the board for original shows, and even some repeats: Time Show Adults 18-49 Rating/Share Viewers (millions) 8 p.m. Big Brother (CBS) 2.0/8 6.40 America’s Got Talent (NBC) – R 1.4/6 7.18 Masterchef (FOX) (8-10 p.m.) […]
A reality show is setting viewership records and receiving critical praise as it launches its seventh season on the U.K.’s BBC One. The show is “The Great British Bake Off,” which premiered Wednesday night. “Watched by an average 10.4M viewers...
By Nina Martin / ProPublica Two new reports show maternal deaths and severe complications rose as the state slashed funding for family planning, but researchers and state officials say more information is needed to understand the tr...
Late night television has some great talk show options to cap off an evening. The Tonight Show has consistently been topping the competition, and last night's ratings absolutely crushed.
Over the last several years, the rate of mothers who choose to at least initiate breastfeeding has consistently (though sometimes slowly) increased. Unfortunately, when it comes to continuing their efforts past the six-month mark, there is still a significant drop in the rate of breastfeeding mothers. Show More Summary
Broadcast primetime live + same-day ratings for Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016 Tuesday’s fast national ratings in adults 18-49 all carried through to the finals. Updated viewer averages are below. Time Show Adults 18-49 Rating/Share Viewers (millions) 8 p.m. America’s Got Talent (NBC) (8-10 p.m.) 2.4/9 11.26 Bachelor in Paradise (ABC) 1.4/5 4.85 NCIS (CBS) – […]
Starz has renewed “Survivor’s Remorse” for a fourth season. Currently in its third season, the show has seen sizable ratings growth this summer paired with “Power” (which is also up). It’s averaging a same-day 0.4 rating among adults 18-49, up from a mere 0.14 for Season 2. Across all platforms “Survivor’s Remorse” draws 2.9 million viewers per […]
The Phillip’s curve is obsolete. Inflation does not reliably depend on employment. So what other model could we depend on? This one showing core inflation plotted against an aggregate corporate profit rate minus a mix of nominal rates. (FRED data link) Mixed nominal rate = 0.56Fed rate + 0.4410-year treasury Here we have quarterly data […]
Analyses of state unemployment rates by race and ethnicity for the most recent quarter build on the monthly state employment numbers by showing state-by-state improvements in prospects for black and Latino workers, yet continued high unemployment relative to whites.
Ratings for daytime syndicated strips were largely down in the week of Aug. 8-14, as a number of shows were pre-empted for Olympics coverage. A week of “Judge Judy” reruns led the way with a 6.1 household rating, narrowly beating “Family Feud’s” 5.9. “Dr. Phil” and “Live with Kelly” tied for No. 1 among talk shows […]