via press note:
Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (8-9pm – 5.2 million and 1.9/6 in AD18-49):
During the 8 o’clock hour opposite season finale competition, ABC’s first season finale of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was up 6% from its week-ago Fast Affiliate Adult 18-49 rating (1.9/6 vs. 1.8/6 Fast Affiliate on 5/6/14, which rose 1-tenth in the Nationals). Please Note: S.H.I.E.L.D. regularly increases from the preliminary Fast Affiliate numbers to the L+SD National ratings, rising between 1-2-tenths in Adults 18-49.
- Against the season finale of CBS’ NCIS, NBC’s The Voice and Fox’s Glee finale, S.H.I.E.L.D. ranked #2 in its hour across all key Men (M18-34/M18-49/M25-54), while finishing as the #1 scripted series in its slot with Men 18-34 on all 22 original airings in its first season. On average during its freshman season, the new ABC drama was Tuesday’s #1 TV show this season with key Men (M18-34/M18-49).
- S.H.I.E.L.D. improved its time period by 73% in Adults 18-49 year to year, surging over the same night last year with original programming.
The Goldbergs (9-9:30pm – 4.1 million and 1.4/4 in AD18-49):
During the 9pm half-hour, ABC’s freshman season finale of The Goldbergs was up 8% week to week in Adults 18-49 to equal its 2nd-highest rating since the beginning of April – since 4/1/14. The ABC comedy also increased over the prior week in Adults 18-34 (+11%) and Women 18-49 (+23%).
Trophy Wife (9:30-10pm – 2.8 million and 0.9/3 in AD18-49):
During the 9:30pm half-hour, ABC’s Trophy Wife finale was up week to week by 12% in Total Viewers and by 29% in Adults 18-49.
Celebrity Wife Swap (10-11pm – 2.8 million and 0.9/3 in AD18-49):
At 10pm, Celebrity Wife Swap held steady week to week in Adults 18-49 and was up for the 2nd consecutive week with Women 18-49 (+8%) to tie a season high.