Apple Smashes Expectations and Reports Record Financial Results for Last Quarter

By , Jan 24, 2012

After missing expectations during the third quarter last year, all eyes were on Apple in 2011’s Q4. Tim Cook and company made seemingly impossible projections for the three month period, and everyone has been watching to see if Apple could deliver.

Well the results are in today, and not only did Apple meet its own lofty expectations, but it blew every metric out of the water. For example, it predicted it would sell 30 million iPhones. And it actually sold 37 million. Keep reading for the full report…

  • iPhone Units Sold: 37.04 million (30.2 million expected)
  • iPad Units Sold: 15.4 million (13 million expected)
  • iPod Units Sold: 15.4 million (13.9 million expected)
  • Mac Units Sold: 5.2 million (5 million expected)
  • Revenue: $46.33 billion ($38.76 billion expected)
  • Earnings Per Share $13.87 ($10.07)

According to BusinessInsider, Apple now has $97 billion in cash, short term, and long term securities. That’s insane! We’re listening in on Apple’s quarterly earnings call, and will let you know if we hear anything else exciting.

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  • http://www.epicxboxreviews.com/ Alex Runzo

    Wow. Just wow.

  • http://twitter.com/steveatwal steveatwal

    Way to go, Apple!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Mihai-Enachioiu/100000720237461 Mihai Enachioiu

    if they sold this much in the us what would it be worldwide ?

    • http://www.idownloadblog.com Sebastien

      These are worldwide numbers

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Gustavo-Gonzalez/571889632 Gustavo Gonzalez

    Just wow! This numbers really scare, great job apple!

  • Anonymous

    Niice:)

  • http://twitter.com/GtotheFO G

    money in the BANK!