via press release:
CBS DAYTIME DRAMAS USHER IN THE NEW YEAR WITH RATINGS MOMENTUM
“Bold and the Beautiful” Delivers its Largest Weekly Audience in Nearly Six Years
“The Young and the Restless” Has its Best Week in Almost Three Years
BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL and THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS enter the New Year on ratings roll, with both CBS Daytime dramas posting their largest weekly audiences in years, according to Nielsen ratings for the week ending Jan. 5.
BOLD AND THE BEAUTIFUL averaged 4.13 million viewers, its largest weekly audience since the week ending Feb. 29, 2008. It also delivered its best women 18-49 rating (1.2/06) since the week ending Sept. 6, 2013 and its best women 25-54 rating (1.7/08) since the week ending Jan. 18, 2013.
THE YOUNG AND THE RESTLESS delivered 5.31 million viewers, its largest weekly audience since the week ending Feb. 4, 2011.