Another Sizzling Quarter for Basic Cable
- Fox Makes News, Topping Big Three With RNC Ratings. Moss, Linda // Multichannel News;9/6/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 36, p1
Reports on the record telecast obtained by Fox News Channel for its coverage of the Republican National Convention in the U.S. in September 2004. Implication of the network's success on the cable industry; Response of industry observers to the network's performance; Rating posted by the network...
- Ratings:. // CableFAX Daily;8/31/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 169, p2
The article reports on the rating of cable television networks in the U.S. according to Nielsen Media Research firm as of August 31, 2006. Household shares were dominated by USA and Disney which gained 20% and 15% of viewership respectively. TNT ranked third assuming a 13% share followed by...
- Ratings:. // CableFAX Daily;8/9/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 153, p3
The article reports on the ratings of cable television channels in the U.S. as of August 9, 2006. USA is ranked at number one with 2.4 household rating, while Disney is second with 2.2. Lifetime was able to have 1.5 household rating. Other channels that topped the list include VH1 and Nickelodeon.
- Cable Gets an 'L&O', '24' Reynolds, Mike // Multichannel News;12/6/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 49, p59
Reports on the off-network acquisitions made by several cable services in December 2004. Ratings posted by several television programs; Statement issued by Jeff Gaspin, president of NBC Universal Cable Entertainment and Cross-Network Strategy; Partnership between A&E Network and Fox.
- Cable seeks spot in frenetic lifestyle. Whitney, Daisy // Advertising Age;10/30/2006, Vol. 77 Issue 44, Special section pS4
The article discusses the use of video on demand services by cable television channels focused at women. Oxygen and WE TV have centered advertising campaigns and offerings around young women, who are often so busy that they have a hard time making an appointment to watch television. By utilizing...
- CABLE BUILDS A BIGGER STABLE. Frankel, Daniel // Variety;12/1/2008, Vol. 413 Issue 3, p22
The article reports on television programs in development for U.S. cable television networks. Subscription organizations such as HBO, AMC and TNT are developing a significant amount of new programming. The activity in cable television is contrasted with the broadcast networks, which are subject...
- Turner Closing In on Cable Milestone. Lafayette, Jon // Television Week;5/24/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 21, p14
Reports on the performance of the audience rating of Turner Network Television (TNT) cable network for May 2004. Performance of TNT against UPN in the 18 to 49 demographics; Factors that influence the growth in audience rating of TNT; Comparison on the audience rating between cable networks and...
- Ratings. // CableFAX Daily;3/22/2006, Vol. 17 Issue 55, p3
Reports on the ratings received by cable television programs as of March 2006. Rating received by the Friday episode of "Monk"; Dominance of USA in the prime time pack; Score gained by Discovery Channel's "Perfect Disaster."
- Most Success Stories Dont' Follow a Script. Romano, Allison // Broadcasting & Cable;10/27/2003, Vol. 133 Issue 43, p10
Focuses on the stability of cable television ratings due to the broadcast of reality television programs in the U.S. as of October 2003. Impact of television drama shows on cable networks; Contributors to the success of cable television; Factors critical in creating a reality television program.