Neil Cavuto returned to his hosting duties, after a three-month medical leave of absence to undergo open heart surgery, and viewers turned out. On Fox Business Network, Cavuto: Coast to Coast clocked 170K total viewers – a 28% spike since going on leave. In the news demo, his return week’s 21K marked a 17% jump. From noon-1 PM Cavuto bested CNBC’s Fast Money Halftime Report for the first time in overall audience (181K vs. 178K, respectively).

On FNC, Your World with Neil Cavuto snagged its best rated week in both metrics since the week of the Democratic National Convention: 1.66M total viewers and 2.72K news demo viewers.