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Azteca América boasts best April primetime ratings in 4 years

Azteca América boasts best April primetime ratings in 4 years

Citing an innovative programming strategy, Azteca América is reporting a big audience boost during the month of April, delivering its best primetime ratings in 4 years among key demos, including adults 18-49. According to Nielsen, Azteca was had year-over-year gains of +24% among total viewers, +21% among adults 18-49 and +32% among men 25-54. The […]

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February sweeps give Univision and Telemundo local news wins

February sweeps give Univision and Telemundo local news wins

Univision and Telemundo both scored ratings wins in several top local markets during February sweeps. But Miami is where the battle between the rivals is most intense. Since Univision 23 broke Telemundo 51’s one-year winning streak at 6 pm in October, the station’s newscasts have continued to show a steady performance and made some audience […]

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Telemundo and Univision score wins in November sweeps

Telemundo and Univision score wins in November sweeps

The competition between Univision and Telemundo stations in top markets across the country continues to heat up. Both networks celebrated ratings wins during November sweeps. But the battle between the rivals came down to key demos. Univision’s Noticias 23 in Miami, for example, is making a comeback at 6 pm. For the second month in […]

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Univision #1 at 6, Telemundo at 11 in Miami

Univision #1 at 6, Telemundo at 11 in Miami

Univision’s WLTV 23 is making a comeback at 6 pm. The station took over the #1 spot at 6 pm in the 18-49 demo during the month of October with a 1.5 rating over Telemundo’s 1.3. This is the first month in almost a year that Univision 23 secures the lead at 6 pm. Telemundo […]

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Telemundo soars with Q3 primetime results

Telemundo soars with Q3 primetime results

Telemundo’s primetime programming strategy is paying off. The network is reporting record results for the third quarter. Its weekday 7-11 pm viewing block delivered 1.73 million total viewers and 877,000 viewers among adults 18-49, according to Nielsen. Telemundo also averaged its best-ever third quarter performance among adults 18-34 with 403,000 viewers in the 7-11 pm […]

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Univision breaks Telemundo’s ratings streak in Miami

Univision breaks Telemundo’s ratings streak in Miami

Univision’s 6 pm newscast in Miami edged past Telemundo to the #1 spot among adults 18-49 during the first week of October sweeps. This is the first time in a year that WLTV-23 reaches the top spot in that timeslot. The station was quick to boast about its win October 1-8, creating a special graphic […]

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Telemundo’s Latin AMAs reach 3.8 million

Telemundo’s Latin AMAs reach 3.8 million

The broadcast of Telemundo’s first-ever Latin American Music Awards got to a good start. The live show reached a cumulative audience of 3,800,000 total viewers and 1,800,000 adults 18-49, according to Nielsen. The inaugural show, hosted by singer/actress Lucero and featuring top musical acts such as Daddy Yankee, Paulina Rubio, and Yandel, averaged 2,080,000 total […]

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“Omar & Argelia” ties Seacrest for # 1 in morning show

“Omar & Argelia” ties Seacrest for # 1 in morning show

Univision’s K-LOVE 107.5 FM in Los Angeles delivered strong ratings in third quarter 2015 driven by THE “Omar & Argelia” morning drive program. Led by husband and wife duo Omar Velasco and Argelia Atilano, the show tied with iHeartMedia’s 102.7 KIIS On Air with Ryan Seacrest for the No. 1 position among Adults 18-49, beating […]

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comScore acquires Rentrak, will challenge Nielsen

comScore acquires Rentrak, will challenge Nielsen

Digital measurement company ComScore will acquire TV tracking specialist Rentrak. The stock-for-stock merger will create a digital and TV measurement company with the resources to challenge longtime industry leader Nielsen. The merger is expected to close in early 2016. As part of the deal, Rentrak will become a subsidiary of comScore. Serge Matta, comScore’s CEO, […]

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Final Sábado Gigante makes Univision #1

Final Sábado Gigante makes Univision #1

It was a bittersweet end for “Sábado Gigante.” Don Francisco’s final show got great ratings, but it also meant the longtime staff and crew would be out of a job. “Sábado Gigante ¡Hasta Siempre!” attracted 6.7 million viewers who tuned in to all or part of the final three and half hour live broadcast and […]

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Super series continues 10 pm ratings boom for Telemundo

Super series continues 10 pm ratings boom for Telemundo

Telemundo’s original super series continues to give the network a big lead at 10 pm with the third season finale of its highly-rated series “El Señor de los Cielos” and the premiere of season 2 of “Señora de Acero.” “El Señor de los Cielos” finished strong on Monday night, averaging 2,958,000 total viewers and 1,788,000 […]

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Univision’s “La Banda” kicks off with 4 million viewers

Univision’s “La Banda” kicks off with 4 million viewers

Univision’s new music reality competition had a solid debut, attracting 4.2 million Total Viewers 2+ who tuned in to all or part of the two-hour broadcast premiere of “La Banda” on Sunday night. The show, executive produced by Simon Cowell and Ricky Martin, which aims to find the “ultimate boy band,” averaged 2.6 million Total […]

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