What a way to start 2014 for the CBS Daytime soap operas, *The Bold and the Beautiful* and *The Young and the Restless* in the ratings department! According to the Nielsen Ratings, B&B and Y&R posting their largest weekly audiences in years, for the week ending January 5th!

*The Bold and the Beautiful* averaged 4.13 million viewers, which was its largest weekly audience since the week of February 25th- February 29th, 2008. The soap also delivered its best women 18-49 rating (1.2/06) since the week ending September. 6th, 2013 and its best women 25-54 rating (1.7/08) since the week of January 14-January 18th, 2013!

Over at *The Young and the Restless*, the series drew a 5.31 million viewers for the ratings week, its largest weekly audience since the week of January 31st through February, 4th 2011.

Y&R bringing in 5.31 million is more than many primetime shows! And, B&B soaring over 4 million is also testament its strength! What do you think of the rating numbers? Let us know!