Evening News Ratings: Week of August 3

By Chris Ariens 

NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt continues its winning streak, with 7 weekly wins among total viewers. The NBC newscast also added viewers and widened its lead over ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir week-to-week. All three newscasts saw year-over-year gains with the CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley up the most in the viewers (+10 percent) and Nightly up the most in the A25-54 demo (+16 percent). ABC was up +9 percent in viewers and up +2 percent in the demo.

Numbers for the week of August 3, 2015:

• Total Viewers: 7,848,000 7,493,000 6,76,000
• A25-54: 1,964,000 1,772,000 1,480,000