A Look at Recent Soap Opera Ratings Matt Richenthal at September 20, 2007 8:33 pm. Comments The following soap opera ratings were taken the week of September 4-8. As usual, The Young and the Restless leads the way...Each ratings point equals 1,096,000 TV households. It looks to us like All My Children needs to pick it up! Edit Delete Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.