via press release:
Growing week to week in Adults 18-49 against season premiere competition, ABC posted its top-rated Friday since November 9, 2012. Leading all-original competition on the night by wide margins, ABC outdelivered CBS by 31%, NBC by 55% and Fox by 70%. was once again Friday’s #1 TV series with key adults and was Friday’s top-rated newsmagazine in Total Viewers, Adults 18-49 (2nd week in a row) and Adults 25-54 (4th week in a row).
From 8-9pm among Adults 18-49, ABC’sand tied CBS’ , while beating Fox’s by 8% and NBC’s season premiere of by 75%. Despite the increased competition, the ABC comedies paced within 1-tenth of a point in the 8 o’clock hour week to week.
At 9pm, ABC’s highest rating since January 11, 2013, equaling its best performance since November. In the hour, the ABC unscripted series beat NBC’s return of by 33%, CBS’ by 100% and Fox’s by 186%. Season to date is up 17% in Adults 18-49, producing its best season ever.built on its Adult 18-49 lead-in (+54%) to earn its
ABC’s top ratings since December 14, 2012.won the 10 o’clock hour in Adults 18-49, beating CBS’ by 14% and NBC’s with Brian Williams by 78%. From 10-11pm, also outperformed its NBC newsmagazine competition by 46% in Total Viewers and by 69% in Adults 25-54. reported on housing nightmares, unusual homes, awful neighbors and real estate’s dirty secrets. Growing week to week in Adults 18-49 (+14%) and Adults 25-54 (+10%), the ABC newsmagazine earned its