The downward trend continues for the evening newsers. But as he prepares for his first interview with Pres. Trump, Lester Holt goes in with the No. 1 newscast, again.
NBC Nightly News edged ABC’s World News Tonight with David Muir by just +1 percent in viewers, with a wider lead in the demo (+15 percent).
Compared to the same week last year NBC and ABC are both down -4 percent in viewers while CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley is down -7 percent. In the demo, NBC was down -7 percent, ABC was down -10 percent, and CBS was down -11 percent.
Numbers for the week of May 1, 2017:
|• Total Viewers:||7,685,000||7,628,000||6,180,000|