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Wednesday Cable Ratings: Ed Schultz Last in Demo for All Cable News

With just 54K viewers in the 25-54 demo Wednesday afternoon, The Ed Show on MSNBC was the lowest-rated show across all of cable news between 5 p.m. and midnight ET. During its time slot, Ed Schultz came in 4th place behind Fox News’ The Five (276K), CNN’s The Situation Room (186K) and HLN’s Forensic Files (56K).

In total viewers, Schultz came in third place at 5 p.m. time slot with 530K, behind The Five and The Situation Room, but ahead of Forensic Files.


Here are the rest of your Wednesday ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

227

New Day 

133

Morning Joe 

70

Express 

78

5 pm The Five 

276

Blitzer 

186

Schultz 

54

Files 

56

6 pm Baier 

294

Blitzer 

213

Sharpton 

100

Files 

57

7 pm Van Susteren 

328

Burnett 

190

Matthews 

153

Velez-Mitchell 

58

8 pm O’Reilly 

470

Cooper 

164

Hayes 

118

Grace 

120

9 pm Kelly 

400

Cooper 

160

Maddow 

203

Dr. Drew 

117

10 pm Hannity 

381

Lemon 

197

O’Donnell 

137

Files 

102

11 pm O’Reilly 

327

Cooper 

133

Hayes 

74

Files 

130

PRIME TIME 417 174 153 113
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.

 

TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
6 – 9 am Fox & Friends 

951

New Day 

408

Morning Joe 

285

Express 

182

5 pm The Five 

2.018

Blitzer 

646

Schultz 

530

Files 

137

6 pm Baier 

1.987

Blitzer 

606

Sharpton 

539

Files 

121

7 pm Van Susteren 

1.847

Burnett 

621

Matthews 

841

Velez-Mitchell 

268

8 pm O’Reilly 

2.664

Cooper 

557

Hayes 

684

Grace 

362

9 pm Kelly 

2.358

Cooper 

447

Maddow 

936

Dr. Drew 

295

10 pm Hannity 

1.662

Lemon 

491

O’Donnell 

772

Files 

264

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.181

Cooper 

330

Hayes 

402

Files 

360

PRIME TIME 2.229 498 797 307
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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