Live + Same Day Cable News Daily Ratings for Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Total Day P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         1,282                274               502
CNN            434                140               204
MSNBC            323                 67               135
CNBC            218                 67                 98
FBN              47                   9                 21
HLN            247                105               140
Primetime P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN         2,347                508               834
CNN            559                222               306
MSNBC            644                109               289
CNBC            587                251               279
FBN              37                 11                 17
HLN            282                100               134
Net Morning programs (6-9 AM) P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FOX AND FRIENDS            979                264               530
CNN NEW DAY            352                121               145
MSNBC MORNING JOE            408                120               223
CNBC SQUAWK BOX            123                 11                 56
HLN MORNING EXPRESS W/ MEADE            266                123               160
Net 5PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN FIVE, THE         2,331                504               912
CNN SITUATION ROOM            529                152               231
MSNB ED SHOW            464                 77               141
CNBC FAST MONEY            161                 13                 64
HLN JACK VALE: OFFLINE              55                 25                 38
Net 6PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER         2,307                455               859
CNN SITUATION ROOM            499                148               236
MSNB POLITICS NATION            490                 76               161
CNBC MAD MONEY            139                 19                 79
HLN JACK VALE: OFFLINE              54                 37                 25
Net 7PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN ON THE RECORD W/GRETA         1,993                324               667
CNN ERIN BURNETT OUTFRONT            644                206               330
MSNB HARDBALL WITH C. MATTHEWS            720                112               276
CNBC RESTAURANT STARTUP              64                 25                 32
HLN JACK VALE: OFFLINE              55                 33                 20
Net 8PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR         3,013                568             1,006
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            646                250               328
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            607                108               292
CNBC SHARK TANK            620                260               271
HLN NANCY GRACE            322                101               149
Net 9PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN KELLY FILE, THE         2,348                527               804
CNN BLOCKBUSTER:AMER SNIPER            602                254               349
MSNB RACHEL MADDOW SHOW            774                129               342
CNBC SHARK TANK            878                365               407
HLN DR. DREW ON CALL            234                 92               122
Net 10PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN HANNITY         1,675                429               690
CNN CNN TONIGHT            424                157               237
MSNB LAST WORD W/ L. ODONNELL            549                 90               233
CNBC CAR CHASERS, THE            264                128               159
HLN FORENSIC FILES            291                106               131
Net 11PM P2+ (000s) 25-54 (000s) 35-64 (000s)
FOXN THE OREILLY FACTOR            887                299               461
CNN ANDERSON COOPER 360            346                144               188
MSNB ALL IN W/ CHRIS HAYES            232                 71               134
CNBC SHARK TANK            360                182               172
HLN FORENSIC FILES            520                182               265

 

P2+ = viewers over the age of 2

For other days cable news ratings click here.

(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 August, 2013)

CNN/HLN: 99.292 million HHs

CNBC: 96.242 million HHs

FNC: 97.186 million HHs

MSNBC: 94.519 million HHs

Fox Business: 75.501 million HHs

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

Posted by:Steve Baron

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