Tag Archives: Earnings

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…

Analysts estimate Apple sold record 25 million iPads last quarter

A few days back, analysts revealed their estimates for the number of iPhones sold in the holiday quarter in 2013. Surprisingly, all analysts revealed that Apple sold over 50 million iPhones, and there was only a 9 million unit gap between the highest and lowest estimates. If the estimates are realistic, it’ll see Apple have a record quarter for iPhone…

Analysts predict average of 55.3 million iPhones sold last quarter

Apple’s first quarterly earnings results are due to be announced one week from now, and as usual, industry analysts are predicting what the company’s set to announce. One key metric mentioned is the number of iPhones sold. With it being the holiday quarter, and the first full quarter for both the new iPhones, we’re expecting a pretty high number….

App Store sales in 2013 reached an incredible $10 billion

Despite the recent research suggesting app quality isn’t as vastly different between Android and iOS as it has been in the past, the App Store continues to reach staggering milestones. The latest announcement from Apple paints a clear picture of help. In 2013, the App Store sold over $10 billion worth of apps and in-app purchases. $1 billion of that was…

Apple’s Q1 earnings call happening Monday, January 27th 5PM EST

It’s that time of year again. Apple has announced that its Q1 earnings call for 2014 will happen on January 27th at 5PM EST. The call usually has Tim Cook and Peter Oppenheimer talking about the previous quarter and announcing how many devices were sold and how much revenue and profit that yielded. Nothing too big is usually said during these calls, but Tim…