Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Sunday Cable Ratings - 'Fear the Walking Dead,' 'Power,' 'Claws,' 'Ballers,' 'MLB Baseball,' 'Island Life' & More!

On August 12, 2018, AMC's Fear the Walking Dead was the highest rated show on cable with a 0.68 - followed by TLC's 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days (0.61), Starz's Power (0.59) and E!'s Keeping Up With the Kardashians (0.58).

NBC Sports' NASCAR Racing was the most viewed program with 2.540 million viewers - followed by 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days (1.996), HGTV's Island Life (1.939) and Fear the Walking Dead (1.878).


                                                   The Cable Ratings for Sunday, August 12

Show
Network
Time
18 - 49 Rating
Viewers (Millions)
1
Fear the Walking Dead
AMC
9:00 PM
0.68
1.878
2
90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days
TLC
8:00 PM
0.61
1.996
3
Power
Starz
8:02 PM
0.59
1.410
4
Keeping Up With the Kardashians
E!
9:00 PM
0.58
1.273
5
Claws
TNT
9:00 PM
0.53
1.484
6
MLB Baseball
ESPN
8:00 PM
0.49
1.949
7
Ballers
HBO
10:02 PM
0.47
1.054
8
Basketball Wives
VH1
10:00 PM
0.42
0.904
9
NASCAR Racing
NBC Sports
2:54 PM
0.39
2.540
10
The Real Housewives of Potomac
Bravo
8:00 PM
0.37
1.068
11
Naked and Afraid
Discovery
9:01 PM
0.37
1.268
12
Island Life
HGTV
10:00 PM
0.37
1.939
13
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:30 PM
0.36
1.767
14
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:30 PM
0.36
1.681
15
Caribbean Life
HGTV
9:00 PM
0.36
1.693
16
Worst Cooks in America
Food
9:00 PM
0.35
1.287
17
PGA Championship
TNT
11:00 AM
0.34
1.894
18
Beachfront Bargain Hunt
HGTV
8:00 PM
0.34
1.615
19
Island Life
HGTV
10:30 PM
0.34
1.785
20
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver
HBO
11:10 PM
0.34
1.028
21
Ridiculousness
MTV
10:02 PM
0.34
0.719
22
The Venture Bros.
Adult Swim
12:00 AM
0.34
0.672
23
Ridiculousness
MTV
10:33 PM
0.33
0.693
24
Sharp Objects
HBO
9:02 PM
0.32
1.131
25
Ridiculousness
MTV
9:01 PM
0.31
0.660
26
Insecure
HBO
10:35 PM
0.31
0.699
27
Ridiculousness
MTV
9:31 PM
0.31
0.660
28
Unexpected
TLC
10:05 PM
0.30
0.961
29
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:00 PM
0.29
0.567
30
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
10:57 AM
0.29
0.723
31
Ridiculousness
MTV
8:30 PM
0.29
0.625
32
American Monster
ID
9:00 PM
0.29
1.181
33
Preacher
AMC
10:04 PM
0.28
0.937
34
On the Case with Paula Zahn
ID
10:00 PM
0.26
1.176
35
Very Cavallari
E!
10:00 PM
0.25
0.512
36
Bar Rescue
Paramount
10:00 PM
0.24
0.560
37
Deep Blue Sea 2
Syfy
8:00 PM
0.23
0.975
38
Ultimate Summer Cook-Off
Food
8:00 PM
0.21
0.722
39
The Last Pope?
History
9:00 PM
0.20
1.211
40
Wicked Tuna: Outer Banks
NatGeo
9:00 PM
0.20
0.816
41
Chesapeake Shores
Hallmark
9:00 PM
0.19
1.413
42
Babysitter’s Nightmare
Lifetime
8:00 PM
0.18
0.791
43
Little League World Series
ESPN
1:00 PM
0.17
0.610
44
Ultimate Ninja Challenge
Discovery
10:03 PM
0.16
0.576
45
Premier League Soccer
NBC Sports
8:19 AM
0.15
0.382
46
Talking Dead: Fear
AMC
11:04 PM
0.15
0.483
47
Little League World Series
ESPN
10:00 AM
0.15
0.533
48
Haunted Things
Travel
9:00 PM
0.13
0.377
49
These Woods Are Haunted
Travel
10:00 PM
0.12
0.379
50
Watch What Happens Live
Bravo
11:00 PM
0.12
0.432
51
Barnwood Builders
DIY
9:00 PM
0.12
0.559
52
Garage Sale Mystery: The Mask Murder
HMM
9:00 PM
0.12
1.498
53
I Was Prey
Animal
10:01 PM
0.11
0.567
54
Who Is America?
Showtime
10:00 PM
0.11
0.269
55
Snapped
Oxygen
6:00 PM
0.11
0.400
56
Buried in the Backyard
Oxygen
7:00 PM
0.11
0.453
57
The Affair
Showtime
9:03 PM
0.10
0.595
58
The Powerpuff Girls
Cartoon
4:00 PM
0.09
0.364
59
MLB Baseball
TBS
2:00 PM
0.09
0.249
60
Major League Soccer
FS1
10:23 PM
0.07
0.139
61
Our Cartoon President
Showtime
10:30 PM
0.05
0.161

No rating information was made immediately available for Cooking's Carnival Eats; Epix's Get Shorty; ION's Private Eyes; Pop's Big Brother After Dark; and Reelz's Autopsy: The Last Hours of & Collision Course.


NOTE: For the 2017-18 broadcast season, Nielsen has determined that there are 119.6 million TV households. The Adults 18-49 demographic is the rating most commonly reported and helps determine ad rates but is not the sole explanation for whether a show will be renewed or cancelled.