Apple announces Q2 2013 earnings, teases ‘exciting new product categories’

Posted by: Brett

Apple has posted their Q2 2013 earnings which include 37.4 million iPhones, 19.5 million iPads, just under 4 million Macs, and 5.6 million iPods sold, as well as a quarterly revenue of $43.6 billion. Apple brought in $9.5 billion in profit compared to last quarters profit of 13.1 billion which made it the most profitable quarter in tech history.  Continue reading

Apple to announce Q2 2013 earnings on April 23rd

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Apple has updated it’s investors page once again to announce that it will be releasing its Q2 2013 financial results via a conference call on April 23rd at 2PM Pacific / 5PM Eastern. Apple launched the 128GB iPad this past quarter and also  lowered the prices of some Mac models. Last quarter, Apple announced a record quarterly revenue of $54.5 billion, sold a record 47.8 million iPhones, and sold a record 22.9 million iPads.

Q2 FY13 Earning Release

Apple plans to conduct a conference call to discuss financial results of its second fiscal quarter on Tuesday, April 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET.

Source: Apple

Microsoft reports Q2 2013 earnings

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Microsoft announced their Q2 2013 earnings today by reporting $20.89 billion in revenue, and $6.62 billion in net income. Microsoft also says they’ve sold over 60 million Windows 8 licenses thus far. They’ve still yet announce any sales numbers for the Surface, although early reports suggest the company has sold between 230,000 and 1 million units.

“Our big, bold ambition to reimagine Windows as well as launch Surface and Windows Phone 8 has sparked growing enthusiasm with our customers and unprecedented opportunity and creativity with our partners and developers,” said Steve Ballmer, chief executive officer at Microsoft. “With new Windows devices, including Surface Pro, and the new Office on the horizon, we’ll continue to drive excitement for the Windows ecosystem and deliver our software through devices and services people love and businesses need.”

Source: Microsoft

Samsung announces Q4 2012 earnings, reports $8.27 billion in profits

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Samsung announced their Q4 2012 earnings today, reporting they’ve made 8.84 trillion won ($8.27 billion) in profit and 56.06 trillion won ($52.04 billion) in revenue. Samsung attributed their massive earnings to the success of their Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note II smartphones. The full earnings report is at the source link.

Source: Samsung

Apple announces Q1 2013 earnings, sells 47.8M iPhones, 22.9M iPads

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Apple has posted their Q1 2013 earnings by announcing they sold 47.8 million iPhones, 22.9 million iPads, 4.1 million Macs, 12.7 million iPods, and a record quarterly revenue of $54.5 billion. Apple brought in $13.1 billion in profit making it this quarter the most profitable in tech history.

We’re thrilled with record revenue of over $54 billion and sales of over 75 million iOS devices in a single quarter,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “We’re very confident in our product pipeline as we continue to focus on innovation and making the best products in the world.”

“We’re pleased to have generated over $23 billion in cash flow from operations during the quarter,” said Peter Oppenheimer, Apple’s CFO. “We established new all-time quarterly records for iPhone and iPad sales, significantly broadened our ecosystem, and generated Apple’s highest quarterly revenue ever.”

Source: Apple

Google announces Q4 2012 earnings

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Google announced their Q4 2012 earnings today which included $14.42 billion in revenue and $2.89 billion of net income. Despite experiencing an operating loss of $353 million, Motorola Mobility had revenues of $1.51 billion, accounting for 11 percent of the total revenue this quarter. For the full breakdown of Google’s Q4 2012 finances, check out the source link.

Source: Google

Apple to announce Q1 2013 earnings on January 23

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Apple updated their investor relations page to state that the company will be holding a conference call on Wednesday, January 23rd to announce it’s Q1 2013 earnings.. This will be the first earnings call since Apple launched the new iPad mini, fourth-generation iPad, and new Macs. It will also give a better look at the strength of iPhone 5 sales as this will be the second earnings call since it’s launch.

Q1 FY13 Earnings Release

Apple plans to conduct a conference call to discuss financial results of its first fiscal quarter on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. PT / 5:00 p.m. ET.

Source: Apple