NEW YORK, August 1. /Basereporter.com/. Apple exceeded the expectations of specialists, having recorded revenue in the amount 53,26 billion. This is 17% higher than for the same period of time last year, and is the best indicator in the third quarter for all years. This is evidenced by published on Tuesday’s quarterly report Apple.
According to the report, the net profit for the quarter increased by 32%, to $11,52 billion (equivalent to $2,34 per share). This is above USD 2.17 per share, which predicted ten analysts surveyed earlier research firm Zacks Investment Research. Apple expects its revenues in the fourth quarter of this year will amount to $60-62 billion. Experts interviewed by Zacks Investment Research, predicted this indicator at level $billion 58,59
Over the past quarter the company has sold 41.3 million iPhones, of 11.55 million tablet computers iPad and 3.7 million MacBooks. The most cost effective product in the line of Apple smartphones, which in a small increase in the number of units sold (1%), however, brought the company income in 29,91 billion. This is 14% more than in the third quarter of last year.
How to pay attention to news Agency Associated Press, the average cost of a smartphone from Apple retail over the past year increased by 20%, from $606 to $724. This means that the majority of consumers buy the flagship iPhone X with a starting value of the base model at $999.
Second-quarter revenue totaled $61,14 billion, and net profit – $13,82 billion In the three months that ended March 31 this year, had sold approximately million iPhones 52,28.
Founded in 1976, Apple produces, in addition to smartphones iPhone, tablets iPad, MacBook, iMac desktop computers, iPod music players, and other high-tech equipment. Corporation with headquarters in Cupertino (California) is one of the largest in the world, its market capitalization is about $900 billion.