A fun look at how daytime broadcast and daytime syndication compare in the ratings when you combine the two together. Out of the 44 shows observed, how do the soaps, game shows and talk shows stack up? You’d be surprised!

"The Bold and the Beautiful" tied for first place with "The Young and the Restless" and the second half-hour of "The Price is Right" in Women 25-54 rating (rounded). "Days of our Lives" and "General Hospital" gained for the second consecutive week.

It's official: Jerry O'Connell will become the first permanent male co-host of CBS' "The Talk" as the show launches its 12th season in September. He replaces Sharon Osbourne.

"The Bold and the Beautiful" again attracts its second-largest audience of the season. "General Hospital" and "Days of our Lives" show improvement. In reruns, "The Price is Right" remained daytime's top choice.

CBS is reportedly in talks with Jerry O'Connell to replace Sharon Osbourne on "The Talk." O'Connell would effectively become the show's first regular male co-host.

Attracting their largest audiences since the week of February 8-12, 2021, "Y&R" and "B&B" showed strength, "The View" improved, and "The Price is Right" continues to serve: Daytime Broadcast Ratings.

Ratings Extra: "The Young and the Restless" tops in demos among all daytime shows, "General Hospital" hits 14-month high in Total Viewers, "Days of our Lives" hits series low in viewers, and ties Women 18-49 low. "The Talk" remains daytime's lowest-rated series.

"The View" looking good while "General Hospital" and "Days of our Lives" have an odd week. "The Talk" hits a new series low in viewers. Daytime Broadcast Ratings for the Week of June 7-11, 2021.

CBS has renewed "The Talk" for a 12th season despite continued audience erosion, including another series low during the week of June 7-11, 2021. No replacement for Sharon Osbourne announced.

"The Price is Right" hits multi-month highs in viewers. Three of four soaps rank among the top five in Women 25-54. "The Talk" continues to gain. Daytime Broadcast Ratings: Week of May 31-June 4, 2021.

Marking her fifth time overall and the first time by herself, "The Talk's" Sheryl Underwood will emcee "The 48th Annual Daytime Emmy Awards" on Friday, June 25 on CBS.

"The View" down in viewers for the fifth straight week. "The Talk" remains at anemic levels. "The Bold and the Beautiful" surges in demos, ranks third in Women 25-54. Daytime Broadcast Ratings for the week of May 24-28, 2021.

"GMA3" joins a growing trend of talk show fatigue. "Days of our Lives" beats both half hours of "Let's Make a Deal" in Women 18-49. Last week of "General Hospital" year-to-year comparisons. Daytime Broadcast Ratings for the week of May 17-21, 2021.

"The Young and the Restless" ranks #1 in demos, "Days of our Lives" sees increases and "The View" misses election season. Daytime Broadcast Ratings for the Week of May 10-14, 2021.

RATINGS: "Y&R" and "B&B" surged over their year-ago rerun fueled episodes while "GH" increased over its year-ago pre-pandemic taped originals, and "The Talk" made gains. Here's your look at how daytime broadcast performed during the week of May 3-7, 2021 in the Nielsen ratings.

Ratings Outlook: A look at how daytime broadcast has held up in total viewers and the key sales demos one year after the pandemic shut down production.

Airing originals during the week of April 26-30, 2021, "The Talk" hit a total audience low and continues to rank last in the key sales demos that set daytime advertising rates.

"The Price is Right" took sole possession of the top spot in both Women 18-49 and Women 25-54 during the week of April 19-23, 2021. "The Bold and the Beautiful" jumped to fourth place in W25-54 while "General Hospital" fell to ninth place in W18-49.

Carrie Ann Inaba is taking a leave of absence from "The Talk" in order to concentrate on her health and well-being, it was announced on the April 26 episode by co-host Sheryl Underwood.

"The Young and the Restless" led daytime broadcast in both Women 18-49 and Women 25-54, including ties, for the week of April 12-16, 2021. Meanwhile, "The Talk" remained in last place in its return to originals following Sharon Osbourne's high-profile exit.