Apple’s earnings call details.

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Today Apple announced financial results for the 3rd fiscal quarter and 2nd calendar quarter of 2015. And it’s really good, mostly.


Let’s have a look at some of the numbers.


* Total revenue was $49.6 Billion, for this time last year it was $37.4 Billion.


* Total profit (the good stuff) was net $10.7 Billion, for this time last year it was $7.7 Billion.


* That’s profit of $1.85 per diluted share if you’re lucky enough to be an Apple shareholder. Thats up from $1.28 per diluted share a year ago.


* International sales accounted for 64% of revenue.


*Apple announced a dividend payment of $0.52 per share to be paid on August 13th to shareholders of record as of August 10th.


*Apple has an impossible to imagine (but we like to think about Scrooge McDuck’s daily money swim animation) $202.8 billion in cash and marketable securities.


* All this revenue? Mostly from iPhones. Apple sold 47.5 million iPhones during the quarter. For this time last year it sold 35.2 million.


* Mac sales are also up, with 4.8 million units being sold, up from 4.4 million for this time last year.


*The bad news bear came in the form of the iPad, which is still in decline, with sales falling from 13.3 million to 10.9 million.


From the sauce:


“We had an amazing quarter, with iPhone revenue up 59 percent over last year, strong sales of Mac, all-time record revenue from services, driven by the App Store, and a great start for Apple Watch,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “The excitement for Apple Music has been incredible, and we’re looking forward to releasing iOS 9, OS X El Capitan and watchOS 2 to customers in the fall.”



Dollar dollar bills, y’all!





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