Fox News Channel was No. 1 in both prime time and total day viewers among all ad-supported cable networks for the week of Jan. 4. FNC averaged nearly 2 million viewers between 8-11 p.m. ET to kick off an election year on top. This marks the second time in a a little over a month that FNC finished first in both categories, the last time was following the San Bernardino attacks during the week of Nov. 30.
CNN finished No. 21 in prime time and No. 15 in total day, while MSNBC ranked No. 22 in prime time and No. 25 in total day. HLN finished No. 44 in prime time and No. 37 in total viewers. Discovery, TBS, HGTV and USA join FNC among the Top 5 prime time networks.