Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Apple reports best non-holiday quarter

“We’re thrilled to report our best non-holiday quarter ever, with revenues up 49 percent and profits up 90 percent,” said Steve Jobs, Apple’s CEO. “We’ve launched our revolutionary new iPad and users are loving it, and we have several more extraordinary products in the pipeline for this year.”

Apple's Q2 results

Revenue - $13.50 billion
Net quarterly profit -  $3.07 billion, or $3.33 per diluted share
Gross margin - 41.7 percent

Year-ago quarter

Revenue - $9.08 billion
Net quarterly profit - $1.62 billion, or $1.79 per diluted share
Gross margin - 39.9 percent

Other info

- International sales accounted for 58 percent of the quarter’s revenue.
- 2.94 million Macs sold, a 33 percent unit increase over the year-ago quarter.
- 8.75 million iPhones in the quarter, a 131 percent unit growth over the year-ago quarter.
- 10.89 million iPods during the quarter, representing a one percent unit decline from the year-ago quarter.

Full press release here.


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