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Fox News Tops Coverage of Tucson Memorial & Obama Remarks: Cable News Ratings for Wednesday, January 12, 2011

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January 13th, 2011

Should have the regular info up shortly, but here's the primetime info and some breakouts around the memorial service coverage and President Obama's remarks:

Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for January 12, 2011

President Obama’s speech (8:44-9:19 PM) – Note: CNN’s and MSNBC’s breakout is 8:45-9:15 PM:

FNC: 3,800,000 viewers (906,000 in 25-54)–

CNN: 2,273,000 (693,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC: 2,146,000 (512,000 in 25-5)

8:00-9:30 PM/ET

FNC: 3,507,000 viewers (818,000 in 25-54)

CNN: 2,082,000 viewers (592,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC: 1,954,000 viewers (471,000 in 25-54)

PRIMETIME:

FNC: 2,966,000 viewers (735,000 in 25-54)

CNN: 1,765,000 viewers (521,000 in 25-54)

MSNBC: 1,776,000 viewers (433,000 in 25-54)

Analysis of Speech/Tucson Memorial coverage (9:19-10:00 PM):

FNC averaged 3,376,000 viewers with 811,000 in 25-54

P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
Total Day
FNC 1,339 339 600
CNN 630 195 261
MSNBC 654 175 293
CNBC 196 54 98
HLN 279 103 153
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC 2,966 725 1,283
CNN 1,765 521 738
MSNBC 1,776 433 798
CNBC 220 106 139
HLN 467 153 290
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC FOX & Friends 965 371 568
CNN American Morning 288 126 134
MSNBC Morning Joe 483 146 205
CNBC Squawk Box 128 47 94
HLN Morning Express w/ Meade 310 180 208
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC GLENN BECK 2,125 487 967
CNN Situation Room 730 178 228
MSNBC Hardball WITH C. MATTHEWS 854 215 376
CNBC FAST MONEY 291 56 129
HLN SHOWBIZ TONIGHT 227 66 82
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER 2,383 489 983
CNN Situation Room 696 178 207
MSNBC Ed Show 970 268 417
CNBC Mad Money 239 53 129
HLN Prime News 184 54 99
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC The Fox Report W/S.SMITH 2,113 537 992
FNC TUCSON MEMORIAL 2,226 573 1,073
CNN John King USA 703 181 270
MSNBC Hardball WITH C. MATTHEWS 941 222 403
CNBC Kudlow Report 167 66 119
HLN ISSUES 360 118 219
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC SR/PRES OBAMA-TUCSON MEM 3,876 947 1,641
FNC TUCSON MEMORIAL 3,281 754 1,380
CNN TRAGEDY IN TUCSON MEM. 1,888 522 756
MSNBC MSNBC SPECIAL PROGRAMMING 1,824 440 790
CNBC FORD: AMERICAN ICON 139 46 64
HLN Nancy Grace 780 248 461
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC SR/PRES OBAMA-TUCSON MEM 3,735 872 1,563
FNC TUCSON MEMORIAL 3,376 811 1,460
CNN ANDERSON COOPER SPCL EDTN 2,050 569 811
CNN TRAGEDY IN TUCSON MEM. 2,471 731 991
MSNBC MSNBC SPECIAL PROGRAMMING 2,215 532 1,010
MSNBC Rachel Maddow Show 1,826 429 833
CNBC BIO: HENRY FORD 254 132 168
HLN Joy Behar 339 104 219
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC ON THE RECORD W/GRETA 1,968 540 908
CNN Anderson Cooper 360 1,117 386 554
MSNBC Last Word W/ L. ODONNELL 1,475 378 679
CNBC AMERICAN GREED 268 139 185
HLN Nancy Grace 313 114 207
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FNC TUCSON MEMORIAL 926 282 458
CNN TRAGEDY IN TUCSON MEM. 521 216 288
MSNBC COUNTDOWN W/ K. OLBERMANN 1,187 357 569
CNBC Mad Money 106 40 67
HLN SHOWBIZ TONIGHT 289 86 145

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P2+ = viewers over the age of 2

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(35-64) = Adults 35-64 viewing

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Nielsen Cable Network Coverage Estimates (as of October, 2010)

CNN/HLN: 100.88 million HHs

CNBC: 98.38 million HHs

FNC: 99.06  million HHs

MSNBC: 95.41 million HHs

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