Nickelodeon Posts 15th Straight Week of Gains

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May 7th, 2013

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via press release:

NICKELODEON POSTS 15th STRAIGHT WEEKS OF GAINS, SCORES TOP ANIMATED AND PRESCHOOL SHOWS
WITH SpongeBob AND BUBBLE GUPPIES
 
Bubble Guppies Ranks as Basic Cable’s Top Preschool Series for Third Consecutive Week;
SpongeBob SquarePants is Basic Cable’s #1 Animated Show with Kids
 
NEW YORK –May 7, 2013–Nickelodeon continued its ratings momentum by posting its 15th consecutive week of year-over year gains, garnering a 2.5/844,000, up +4% among kids 2-11 and averaging 1.6 million total viewers, an increase of +7%. Nickelodeon is also basic cable’s most-watched net for the week (4/29/13-5/5/13) among total viewers.   
 
Nick’s hit preschool series Bubble Guppies was basic cable’s top preschool program for the third straight week, averaging a 5.6/757,000 K2-5 and posting double-digit gains over last year (+46%). Additionally, SpongeBob SquarePants ranked as basic cable’s number-one animated series with kids 2-11 (5.1/1.7 million) this week, followed byThe Fairly OddParents (4.8/1.6 million).  
 
Nickelodeon, now in its 34th year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes television programming and production in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, online, recreation, books, and feature films. Nickelodeon’s U.S. television network is seen in almost 100 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable network for 18 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIAB).
 
  • everton

    love nick

  • Twist Of Fate

    FOP scored 3.1 million viewers. That’s great, especially considering it was at 9:30 AM.

  • Jason

    Gosh, Nickelodeon is giving the major over-the-air broadcast networks a bad name airing actual “Saturday Morning Cartoons.”

  • Herb Finn

    But are they beating Disney’s 3 channels?

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