Tag Archives: Earnings

iPhone chip maker TSMC says 2015 earnings were its highest in 29 years

It’s been claimed that this year will be the year the iPhone sales will not increase, however, it’s a different story with iPhone chip maker TSMC. According to a report from Focus Taiwan, 2015 were its highest in its 29-year history. The company posted NT$306.57 billion (US$9.15 billion) in net profit for 2015, a 16.2 percent annual increase. TSMC’s…

iPhone sales from last quarter likely smashed previous record

If an investor note by Morgan Stanley analyst, Katy Huberty is anything to go by, Apple had an incredible quarter at the end of last year. Huberty predicts that overall shipments could have reached as high as 69 million units in the final three-month period of 2014. This figure is up from the previous forecasts of 62 million and 67 million. And a…

Apple to announce Q4 earnings on October 20

Apple will reveal its fiscal results for its fourth quarter of 2014 on Monday, October 20. It is expected that Apple will disclose its earnings in a press release about 1:30PM PST and will discuss the figures in a conference call at 2PM. Apple’s Q4 report will cover the three month period of July through September. The report will also give us…

Apple has acquired 30 companies so far in fiscal 2014, 5 since Q2

During todays fiscal third quarter earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook revealed that the Cupertino company has acquired 29 companies since fiscal 2013 (not including its huge purchase of Beats). Five of the purchases were said to have been purchased since the end of the March quarter. While some of the companies purchased are known, many remain…

Apple to announce Q2 earnings Wednesday, April 23rd

We’re getting to that time once again, where we will listen in on Apple’s quarterly earnings call, listen to stats about sales and performance, and hear the cries from investors that “Apple is doomed!” Yes, Apple has announced that their earnings call for the second quarter of 2014 will be held on Wednesday, April 23rd. While the call itself is…

Tim Cook hints that new product categories could arrive by end of 2014

During conference calls for Apple’s quarterly earnings, perhaps the most interesting part is always the Q&A session, where analysts get to ask the Apple executives about the numbers revealed during the earnings call, as well as ask them what’s next for the company. As always, during today’s call, the question of what’s next in new product categories…