Ratings: ‘Deal or No Deal’ Holiday Special Anchors NBC’s Latest Monday Win

“Happy Howie Days,” indeed

Last Updated: December 4, 2018 @ 8:46 AM

“Deal or No Deal” made it back to NBC on Monday, when holiday special “Happy Howie Days” did well enough to close out a primetime win for the broadcaster.

NBC was first in ratings with a 1.3 rating/5 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and in total viewers with an average of 7.8 million, according to preliminary numbers. “The Voice” at 8 p.m. posted a 1.5/6 and 9 million viewers. At 10, “Deal or No Deal” received a 1.0/4 and 5.4 million viewers.

ABC was second in ratings with a 1.2/5 and in viewers with 6 million. “The Great Christmas Light Fight” from 8-10 averaged a 1.1/5 and 5.4 million viewers. At 10, “The Good Doctor” fall finale got a 1.4/6 and 7.2 million viewers.

CBS was third in ratings with a 0.8/3 and in viewers with 5.7 million. “The Neighborhood” at 8 had a 1.1/4 and 6.5 million viewers. At 8:30, “Happy Together” got a 0.8/3 and 4.6 million viewers. After a pair of reruns, an original episode of “Bull” at 10 received a 0.7/3 and 6.5 million viewers.

Fox and Univision tied for fourth in ratings, both with a 0.5/2. Fox was fourth in total viewers with 2.4 million, airing all repeats. Univision was fifth with 1.5 million viewers.

The CW and Telemundo tied for sixth in ratings, both with a 0.4. CW had a 2 share, Telemundo got a 1. The CW was sixth in total viewers with 1.14 million, Telemundo was seventh with 1.10 million.

For CW, “Arrow” at 8 had a 0.4/2 and 1.4 million viewers. “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow” got a 0.3/1 and 929,000 viewers.