KTVI FOX 2 St. Louis Is #1 in November

KTVI FOX 2 St. Louis Is #1 in November

November 29, 2016 – This November overflowed with historic news coverage. Whether national or local, KTVI/FOX 2, Tribune Broadcasting’s St. Louis television station, outperformed others in the market, ranking #1 for the November Sweeps period:

KTVI/FOX 2 was #1 Sign-On/Sign-Off Monday-Sunday (6AM-2AM) with Adults 25-54.

  1. FOX 2: 2.4
  2. KSDK: 1.7
  3. KMOV: 1.5
  4. KPLR: 0.6
  5. KDNL: 0.6

“This November was packed with major news coverage from the Cubs in the World Series, to the elections for a new president and governor, and our investigative stories which garnered national attention,” said Spencer Koch, President/General Manager, FOX 2 & KPLR 11. “FOX 2 was the #1 viewed station from Sign-on to Sign-off in November. FOX 2 News in the Morning was a strong #1 the morning following these events and throughout the month. Combined with day-to-day news coverage, Dave Murray’s Winter Weather Special, FOX 2 delivered a winning performance in 8 out of 10 news dayparts,” added Koch.

Additionally, FOX 2 achieved success with special news coverage during the month of November:

  • FOX 2 was the only station to cover the miracle Cubs World Series victory live, from Cleveland and Chicago.
  • FOX 2 News was the #1 station Sign-On/Sign-Off on Election Day and #1 the following morning, leading 6A-9A.
  • Contact 2, FOX 2’s Consumer Investigative Unit assisted people who had issues with scams, bad customer service or getting ripped off.
  • FOX Files Investigates: No other national news operation or local station has covered the Betsy Faria murder case like FOX 2, who covered the story extensively from the start.

Fox 2 Topped Several Dayparts During the Month of November:
(Adults 25-54 Nielsen Live + Same Day)

News 4A-5A Adults 25-54

  1. FOX 2: 1.5
  2. KMOV: 0.6
  3. KSDK: 0.5

News 5A-6A Adults 25-54

  1. FOX 2: 2.4
  2. KMOV: 1.1
  3. KSDK: 1.1

News 6A-7A Adults 25-54

  1. FOX 2: 3.7
  2. KSDK: 2.3
  3. KMOV: 2.0

News 7A-9A Adults 25.54

  1. FOX 2: 2.6
  2. KSDK Today Show: 2.2
  3. KMOV CBS: 1.5

Midday News Adults 25-54

  1. FOX 2 News at 11a: 1.0
  2. KMOV 12P: 1.0
  3. KSDK 12P: 0.6

News/Magazine 9A-10A Adults 25-54

  1. FOX 2 News at 9: 1.6
  2. KSDK Today Show: 1.2
  3. KMOV Great Day: 0.8

News 4P-4:30P Adults 25-54

  1. KSDK: 1.1
  2. KMOV:  0.9
  3. KPLR 11 (4P-5P): 0.6

News 5P-5:30P Adults 25-54

  1. FOX 2** :  2.4
  2. KSDK: 2.4
  3. KMOV: 1.3
    **FOX 2 NEWS Full 1-Hour (5P-6P)

Programming/News 6P-6:30P Adults 25-54

  1. KSDK: 2.6
  2. FOX 2: 2.3
  3. Big Bang : 2.3
  4. KMOV: 1.3

News Late Adults 25-54
Head-to-head at 10P, FOX 2 News was the only late news to maintain audience year-to-year.

  1. FOX 2 10P: 3.2 (3.2 in ’15)
  2. FOX 2 9P: 3.1
  3. KSDK 10P: 3.1 (3.8 in ’15)
  4. KMOV 10P: 2.5 (3.2 in ’15)
  5. FOX 2 11P: 1.8
  6. KDNL 10P: 0.4 (0.5 in ’15)

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KTVI FOX 2 is a top-performing FOX Broadcasting affiliate, producing over 65 hours of live news and local programming each week. For more information, visit www.fox2now.com.  KTVI FOX 2 is a Tribune Broadcasting station.

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Jessica Bellucci
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