Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Thursday, May 21, 2015

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         1,089                210               399
CNN            371                108               176
MSNBC            309                 59               122
CNBC            170                 76               100
FBN              56                   8                 21
HLN            227                101               121
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         2,019                402               719
CNN            420                141               217
MSNBC            582                142               248
CNBC            457                248               250
FBN              44                   8                 16
HLN            210                 63                 92
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS            955                207               456
CNN NEW DAY            298                 83               146
MSNBC MORNING JOE            311                 52               145
CNBC Total Program Combo              98                 37                 72
HLN MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE            250                138               155
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE         1,930                285               602
CNN SITUATION ROOM            518                147               235
MSNB ED SHOW            484                 44               156
CNBC FAST MONEY            174                 48               108
HLN FORENSIC FILES            111                 39                 57
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER         1,912                301               570
CNN SITUATION ROOM            472                152               218
MSNB POLITICS NATION            472                 83               205
CNBC MAD MONEY            146                 67               103
HLN FORENSIC FILES            102                 41                 53
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA         1,602                320               508
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT            451                141               202
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS            732                133               314
CNBC PROFIT, THE            140                 82               100
HLN FORENSIC FILES            129                 40                 44
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         2,596                504               856
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            499                170               252
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            545                123               236
CNBC SHARK TANK            407                196               224
HLN NANCY GRACE            290                 94               128
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE, THE         2,239                442               792
CNN SOMEBODYS GOTTA DO IT            371                119               204
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW            699                177               306
CNBC SHARK TANK            636                339               314
HLN DR DREW            129                 48                 66
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY         1,223                258               507
CNN CNN TONIGHT            390                133               196
MSNB LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL            499                123               197
CNBC PROFIT, THE            329                207               212
HLN FORENSIC FILES            211                 48                 81
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR            796                148               330
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            360                136               198
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            269                 73               115
CNBC PROFIT, THE            256                147               173
HLN FORENSIC FILES            294                 85               121

Nielsen TV Ratings Data: ©2015 The Nielsen Company. All Rights Reserved.

P2+ = viewers over the age of 2

(25-54) = Adults 25-54 viewing

(35-64) = Adults 35-64 viewing

Prime 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. For more information see Numbers 101.

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 February, 2015)

CNN/HLN: 97.1 million HHs

CNBC: 93.6 million HHs

FNC: 94.7 million HHs

MSNBC: 94.5 million HHs

Fox Business: 79.9 million HHs

Posted by:Steve Baron

VP/Digital for TV station ownership group; Dad to young twins, runner, skier & spend a lot of times in airplanes.