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FOX NEWS CHANNEL WAS #1 CABLE NETWORK ACROSS THE BOARD FOR NETANYAHU SPEECH

 

FOX News Channel was the top-rated cable network yesterday for the speech made by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, averaging 3.3 million total viewers and 558,000 adults 25-54, according to Nielsen. FNC’s ratings were up  166 percent in total viewers and 100 percent in adults 25-54 compared to the same time last year).  Additionally, FNC beat CNN, MSNBC and HLN combined by 112 percent in total viewers and 44 percent in Adults 25-54 during the 11AM-12PM/ET hour.

Netanyahu speech/analysis common coverage (11a-12p)

 

P 2+

P 25-54

Network

Period

Dates

Time

Days

(000s)

% diff

(000s)

% diff

FOXN

Netanyahu speech cvg

03/03/15-03/03/15

11:00A -12:00P

_T_____

3328

558

FOXN

same day last year

03/04/14-03/04/14

11:00A -12:00P

_T_____

1249

166%

279

100%

CNN

Netanyahu speech cvg

03/03/15-03/03/15

11:00A -12:00P

_T_____

1047

283

CNN

same day last year

03/04/14-03/04/14

11:00A -12:00P

_T_____

468

124%

176

61%

MSNB

Netanyahu speech cvg

03/03/15-03/03/15

11:00A -12:00P

_T_____

352

26

MSNB

same day last year

03/04/14-03/04/14

11:00A -12:00P

_T_____

265

33%

101

-74%

Posted by:Steve Baron

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