Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Friday, December 19, 2014 

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN       1,152            216            413
CNN         388            131            210
MSNBC         371             93            155
CNBC         179             61             87
FBN           44               8             15
HLN         255            116            142
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN       1,497            243            513
CNN         405            124            212
MSNBC         591            144            253
CNBC         273            126            157
FBN           27               6             11
HLN         341            105            175
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS       1,166            226            545
CNN NEW DAY         271             89            159
MSNBC MORNING JOE         307             94            183
CNBC SQUAWK BOX         133             46             78
HLN MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE         270            147            177
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE       2,166            364            679
CNN SITUATION ROOM         635            222            343
MSNB ED SHOW         518             72            124
CNBC FAST MONEY         177             20             78
CNBC OPTIONS ACTION         153             19             70
HLN GROWING AMERICA           40             28             16
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER       1,992            280            621
CNN SITUATION ROOM         517            223            303
MSNB POLITICS NATION         530             70            157
CNBC MAD MONEY         138             27             74
HLN FORENSIC FILES         115             53             74
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA       1,566            227            488
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT         511            217            324
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS         753            143            279
CNBC ULTIMATE FACTORIES         205             70             97
HLN HLN SPECIAL REPORT         102             47             53
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR SPCL       1,810            217            532
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360         511            171            253
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES         642            141            250
CNBC SHARK TANK         412            175            209
HLN FORENSIC FILES         269             59            102
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE, THE       1,557            248            539
CNN SIXTIES         399             98            222
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW         820            152            337
CNBC PROFIT, THE         208            107            128
HLN FORENSIC FILES         338            107            189
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY       1,125            264            467
CNN SIXTIES         303            103            160
MSNB MSNBC INVESTIGATES         309            139            173
CNBC PROFIT, THE         200             97            135
HLN FORENSIC FILES         415            149            236
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR SPCL         771            264            377
CNN SIXTIES         323            126            204
MSNB MSNBC INVESTIGATES         321            174            207
CNBC PROFIT, THE         168             84            108
HLN FORENSIC FILES         490            190            262


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P2+ = viewers over the age of 2(25-54) = Adults 25-54 viewing(35-64) = Adults 35-64 viewingPrime Time = 8-11pm

LIVE+SD: The number that watched a program either while it was broadcast OR watched via DVR on the same day [through 3AM the next day] the program was broadcast.

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Scratch = when a show’s audience fails to meet minimum Nielsen reporting levels. For more information go here.

Nielsen Cable Network Coverage Estimates (as of August, 2013)CNN/HLN: 99.292 million HHsCNBC: 96.242 million HHsFNC: 97.186 million HHsMSNBC: 94.519 million HHsFox Business: 75.501 million HHs

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