Thursday, January 29, 2009

Apple Financial Results: In Case You Missed The Gem In The Economy

In case you missed the news amongst all the bad ... such as Sony losing $197 million for the quarter ... Apple announced stellar record setting earnings:


Apple today reported the best quarterly revenue and earning in its history, ”surpassing $10 billion in quarterly revenue for the first time ever,” according to Steve Jobs. Announcing results for its fiscal 2009 first quarter, Apple posted record revenue of $10.17 billion and record net quarterly profit of $1.61 billion, or $1.78 per diluted share. During the quarter, Apple sold 2,524,000 Mac computers, a record 22,727,000 iPods, and 4,363,000 iPhones.

This relates to my previous post that I hope you will continue to refer friends, family, and businesses to:

Apple Market Share: You Can Take It Seriously!

This article appears in the sidebar titled, "Apple Market Share" on every page of this website.

Pay attention to the comparison that I made in that story regarding the Sony CEO's comments from a year ago.

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