February: The Cable Show Rankings

By Brian 

Here’s the ever-popular monthly ranker of every cable news show.

Fox News Channel was the only cable news network to post viewership gains in February primetime, a network press release says. FNC also beat every other cable news net combined for the sixth consecutive month. The O’Reilly Factor is still safely #1, averaging a 2.0 for the month. CNN’s Larry King Live was #6, in a sea of Fox News shows. NewsNight with Aaron Brown was the second most-popular CNN show, averaging 553,000 viewers. Hardball with Chris Matthews was MSNBC’s #1 show, with 389,000 viewers. Imus in the Morning was #2. CNBC’s most popular program was Closing Bell, averaging only 254,000 viewers.

> Feb. 05 Show Ranker (PDF)