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May 2010 Sweep Results

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Here are the May 2010 Sweep Results for St. Louis; Where available I’m  providing the numbers from May 2009 for comparison.  Status Quo for the most part, but  KDNL is doing better in overall ratings, KMOV is down everywhere, and KSDK retains the overall news lead, with KTVI nearly tying them in weekly averages.  We could be seeing KTVI become the overall leader in the market. The last time KTVI led in sweep ratings was when they were an ABC affiliate.  It proves that consistency works.  KMOV and KSDK need to take notice. Keep your news team consistent, focus on the fundamentals of journalism, and the viewers will watch.

KDNL has a unique opportunity to reintroduce it’s news image if it wants to.  ABC’s schedule is doing respectable in the ratings locally, and could provide a solid lead-in for a newscast.  It’s time for a news presence on KDNL. Onward to the numbers.

Daytime:

STATION PROGRAM HH RTG/SHR
EARLY NEWS (May 2009)
KSDK [M-F] TODAY IN ST. LOUIS (5AM – 6AM) 3.3/18
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (5AM -6AM) 2.9/16
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 THIS MORNING (6AM – 6AM) 1.9/10
KDNL [M-F] ABC NEWS MORNING (5AM – 6AM) 0.2/1
EARLY NEWS (May 201o)
KSDK [M-F] TODAY IN ST. LOUIS (5AM – 6AM) UNAVAILABLE*
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (5AM -6AM) UNAVAILABLE*
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 THIS MORNING (6AM – 6AM) UNAVAILABLE*
KDNL [M-F] ABC NEWS MORNING (5AM – 6AM) UNAVAILABLE*
MORNING NEWS (May 2009)
KSDK [M-F] TODAY IN ST. LOUIS (6AM – 7AM) 5.9/22
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (6AM – 7AM) 5.6/21
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 THIS MORNING (6AM – 7AM) 3.0/11
KDNL [M-F] ABC NEWS MORNING (6AM – 7AM) 0.3/1
MORNING NEWS (May 2010)
KSDK [M-S] TODAY IN ST. LOUIS (6AM – 7AM) 6.6/23
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (6AM – 7AM) 5.0/18
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 THIS MORNING (6AM – 7AM) 2.8/10
KDNL [M-F] ABC NEWS MORNING (6AM – 7AM) 0.4/2
MORNING NETWORK (May 2009)
KSDK [M-F] TODAY SHOW (7AM – 9AM) 6.3/22
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (7AM – 9AM) 5.6/19
KMOV [M-F] THE EARLY SHOW (7:30AM – 9AM) 1.9/7
KDNL [M-F] GOOD MORNING AMERICA (7AM – 9AM) UNRANKED*
MORNING NETWORK (May 2010)
KSDK [M-F] TODAY SHOW (7AM – 9AM) 7.1/24
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (7AM – 9AM) 5.4/18
KMOV [M-F] THE EARLY SHOW (7:30AM – 9AM) 1.5/5
KDNL [M-F] GOOD MORNING AMERICA (7AM – 9AM) UNRANKED*
MORNING SYNDICATED/NEWS (May 2009)
KSDK [M-F] NEWSCHANNEL 5 @ 10 (10AM – 10:30AM) 2.9/12
KTVI [M-F] RACHEL RAY (10AM – 11AM) 2.4/10
KMOV [M-F] GREAT DAY ST. LOUIS (10AM – 11AM) 1.2/5
NOON NEWS (May 2009)
KSDK [M-F] NEWSCHANNEL 5 @ NOON (12PM – 1PM) 4.4/16
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 AT NOON (12PM – 12:30PM) 4.0/15
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS @11 (11AM – 12PM) 3.2/13
KPLR [M-F] NEWS 11 @ NOON (12PM – 1PM) 0.7/2
NOON NEWS (May 2010)
KSDK [M-F] NEWSCHANNEL 5 @ NOON (12PM – 1PM) 4.9/16
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 AT NOON (12PM – 12:30PM) 4.5/15
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS @11 (11AM – 12PM) 3.0/11
KPLR [M-F] NEWS 11 @ NOON (12PM – 1PM) 1.0/3
AFTERNOON SYNDICATED (May 2009)
KMOV [M-F] DR. PHIL (3PM – 4PM) 3.4/11
KSDK [M-F] SHOW ME ST. LOUIS (3PM – 3:30PM) 2.3/8
KTVI [M-F] JUDGE ALEX (3PM – 3:30PM) 2.3/8
KDNL [M-F] MAURY POVICH (3PM – 4PM) 1.5/5
AFTERNOON SYNDICATED (May 2010)
KMOV [M-F] DR. PHIL (3PM – 4PM) 4.1/12
KTVI [M-F] JUDGE ALEX (3PM – 3:30PM) 3.2/10
KSDK [M-F] SHOW ME ST. LOUIS (3PM – 3:30PM) 2.5/8
KDNL [M-F] MAURY POVICH (3PM – 4PM) 1.3/4

Evening/Prime/Late after the Bump:

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November 2009 Sweep Ratings

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November 2009 Sweep Ratings for the sweep days from October 29 to November 25, 2009. Commentary follows the prime time numbers.

Daytime:

STATION PROGRAM HH RTG/SHR
EARLY NEWS
KSDK [M-F] TODAY IN ST. LOUIS (6AM – 7AM) 5.9/21
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (6AM – 7AM) 5.8/21
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 THIS MORNING (6AM – 7AM) 2.1/8
KDNL [M-F] ABC NEWS MORNING (6AM – 7AM) 0.4/2
MORNING NETWORK
KSDK [M-F] TODAY SHOW (7AM – 9AM) 6.8/23
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS (7AM – 9AM) 5.6/19
KMOV [M-F] THE EARLY SHOW (7:30AM – 9AM) 1.5/5
KDNL [M-F] GOOD MORNING AMERICA (7AM – 9AM) UNRANKED*
NOON NEWS
KSDK [M-F] NEWSCHANNEL 5 @ NOON (12PM – 1PM) 4.3/15
KMOV [M-F] NEWS4 AT NOON (12PM – 12:30PM) 4.4/15
KTVI [M-F] FOX 2 NEWS @11 (11AM – 12PM) 2.8/10
KPLR [M-F] NEWS 11 @ NOON (12PM – 1PM) 0.9/3
AFTERNOON SYNDICATED
KMOV [M-F] DR. PHIL (3PM – 4PM) 3.6/11
KSDK [M-F] SHOW ME ST. LOUIS (3PM – 3:30PM) 2.6/8
KTVI [M-F] JUDGE ALEX (3PM – 3:30PM) 2.2/8
KDNL [M-F] MAURY POVICH (3PM – 4PM) 1.7/5

Evening/Late after the Bump:

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KMOV Wins November Sweeps; KTVI Tops All-Day

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Via Gail Pennnington @ stltoday:

Ratings from the recently ended November sweeps show KMOV (Channel 4) in first place at 10 p.m. by 2.3 ratings points and 4 share points over KSDK (Channel 5). KMOV also won last November’s sweeps, but by a smaller margin.

This year, KSDK was dragged down by Jay Leno at 9 p.m. Leno averaged a 4.6 rating and 7 percent audience share during the month. From that meager lead-in, KSDK still managed an 8.3 rating and 15 share. Last November, NBC’s 9 p.m. shows gave KSDK an 11 rating and 16 share as a lead-in to the 10 p.m. news.

KMOV, with an average 11.4 rating and 18 share as a lead-in from CBS, finished the month with a 10.6 rating and 19 share.

(”Rating” represents 1 percent of the St. Louis population, or just over 12,000. “Share” refers to the percentage of television sets in use that are tuned to a particular program.)

Sign-on to sign-off, KTVI (Channel 2) is the No. 1 station with both adults 18-49 and adults 25-54.

No numbers for KPLR; I’ll dig that up, and post a nice chart (if possible).

May Sweep Ratings (May 2008)

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May 2008 Sweep Ratings (From Arch City Chronicle)

 

STATION          PROGRAM                                             HH RTG/ SHR

M-F

KSDK             TODAY IN ST.L (5-6AM)                             3.4/15

KTVI               Fox 2 News (5-6am)                                 3.2/15

KMOV            CBS Morn/News 4 Morn. (5-6am)             2.2/10

KDNL             ABC News Morn (5-6am)                           0.8/ 4

 

KSDK             TODAY IN ST.L (6-7AM)                            7.2/22

KTVI              Fox 2 News (6-7am)                                  6.2/19

KMOV           News 4 This Morning (6-7am)                   4.1/13

KDNL            ABC News Morn. (6-7am)                          1.0/ 3

 

KSDK            NEWS CH 5 Today @ 10 (10-10:30am)     4.4/15

KTVI             Rachael Ray (10-11am)                             3.2/11

KMOV          Montel Williams (10-11am)                       2.2/ 7

KDNL           The View (10-11am)                                 1.9/ 6

 

KSDK            NEWS CH 5 NOON (12-1PM)                       6.0/17

KMOV           News 4 – Noon (12-12:30pm)                   5.8/17

KTVI             Fox 2 News (11:00am-12pm)                    3.7/12

              

KMOV           Dr. Phil (3-4:00pm)                                  6.5/17

KTVI              Judge Alex (3-3:30pm)                           4.9/13

KSDK            SHOW ME ST. LOUIS (3-3:30 PM)             3.0/ 8

KDNL            Maury Povich (3-4:00pm)                        2.5/ 6

 

M-F     

KSDK             NEWS CH 5 (5-5:30PM)                         11.8/23

KMOV            News 4 (5-5:30pm)                                8.0/16

KTVI              Fox 2 News (5-6:00pm)                          5.7/11

 

KSDK             NEWS CH 5 (6-6:30PM)                         12.7/23

KMOV            News 4 (6-6:30pm)                                7.0/13

KTVI              Fox 2 News (6-6:30pm)                          4.2/ 8

 

KMOV           News 4 (10-10:30pm)                           13.8/21

KSDK             NEWS CH 5 (10-10:30PM)                     12.6/19

KTVI              Fox 2 News Edge (10-10:30pm)              4.7/ 7

 

M-S     

KSDK            NEWS CH 5 (10-10:30PM)                        12.8/20

KMOV           News 4 (10-10:30pm)                             12.4/19

KTVI             Fox 2 News (9-10:00pm)                           8.6/13

 

Source:  NSI St. Louis Multiday Grid Report M-F 20 of 20 days and M-S 28 of 28 days May ‘08  (4/24/08-5/21/08)

ABCNews Overhauls Website…

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It’s a very nifty update. Yes, that’s the first and last time you’ll see me use the word nifty. It’ll will never happen again. (okay, maybe it will…)

 

 

 It has to be one of the best looking redesigns this year. Kudos to ABC creative services and webmasters it looks great.

 

 

Check it out: ABCNews