With the May sweeps over and thoughts turning to the sun over the Memorial Day holiday, most syndie shows looked fairly gloomy in the Nielsen national barter rankings.
A triple-overtime thriller lifted NBC to monster numbers for its NBA Finals shootout in Nielsen overnight markets Sunday, while national results for Friday's game two also remained well ahead of last…
Prime Ticket's coverage of the Los Angeles Kings' five appearances in the Stanley Cup finals averaged a 7.6 rating in the market, the highest local rating ever for hockey.
A sizable number of syndicated strip shows were left licking their wounds during the week ended May 30 in the Nielsen national syndication barter rankings , which overlaps with the final three days…
ABC had another good week in Nielsen daytime and fringe ratings for May 31 to June 4, winning in early morning and late night while again finishing within a tenth of CBS in the daytime derby.
While NBC made headlines with its coverage of the NBA playoffs and CBS shook up the evening news race by adding Connie Chung to its anchor desk, ABC quietly snuck into first for the prime time…
ABC came within a hair's breadth of catching CBS' daytime lineup in Nielsen fringe ratings for the week of May 24-28, threatening an undefeated, untied win streak that goes back to the early days of…
If the Nielsen national syndication rankings are any indication, a number of major strips could be in trouble when the final local-market May sweeps results are tallied.
With the Memorial Day weekend officially ushering in the summer ratings doldrums, ABC and its "Daytime Emmy Awards" were more than strong enough to walk off with May 24-30 prime time Nielsen honors.
KABC-TV swept the early evening news derby while KNBC-TV won its first major sweeps late news crown since February 1992, according to final Nielsen results for the May sweeps.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.9M Cumulative:$152.4M Fox -23.45%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.3M Universal Pictures -27.93%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$23.8M Disney -8.99%