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Apple Posts Q1 Net Profit Of $13.06b

Apple Reports First Quarter Results

Highest Quarterly Revenue and Earnings Ever

All-Time Record iPhone, iPad and Mac Sales
CUPERTINO, California—January 24, 2012—Apple® today announced financial results for its fiscal 2012 first quarter which spanned 14 weeks and ended December 31, 2011. The Company posted record quarterly revenue of $46.33 billion and record quarterly net profit of $13.06 billion, or $13.87 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $26.74 billion and net quarterly profit of $6 billion, or $6.43 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 44.7 percent compared to 38.5 percent in the year-ago quarter. International sales accounted for 58 percent of the quarter’s revenue.

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Apple Reports Fourth Quarter Results, Net Profit $6.62b

All-Time Record Mac and iPad Sales
Highest September Quarter Revenue and Earnings Ever

CUPERTINO, California—October 18, 2011—Apple® today announced financial results for its fiscal 2011 fourth quarter ended September 24, 2011. The Company posted quarterly revenue of $28.27 billion and quarterly net profit of $6.62 billion, or $7.05 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $20.34 billion and net quarterly profit of $4.31 billion, or $4.64 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 40.3 percent compared to 36.9 percent in the year-ago quarter. International sales accounted for 63 percent of the quarter’s revenue.

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Apple Reports Record Q3 Revenues

All-Time Record Revenue and Earnings

iPhone Sales Grow 142 Percent; iPad Sales Grow 183 Percent

CUPERTINO, California—July 19, 2011—Apple® today announced financial results for its fiscal 2011 third quarter ended June 25, 2011. The Company posted record quarterly revenue of $28.57 billion and record quarterly net profit of $7.31 billion, or $7.79 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $15.70 billion and net quarterly profit of $3.25 billion, or $3.51 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 41.7 percent compared to 39.1 percent in the year-ago quarter. International sales accounted for 62 percent of the quarter’s revenue.

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Gamer Investments Podcast, Episode #46

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The Gamer Investments Podcast is BACK! with episode 46.  Topics in this episode include;

  • Everything E3 2011
  • Microsoft shows us how Kinect makes core games worse
  • Sony renames the NGP the PS Vita
  • Nintendo reveals the Wii U
  • Tomb Raider, CoD: Modern Warfare 3, Battlefield 3, Mario, and sooooo much more!

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Gamer Investments Podcast, Episode #45

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Episode 45 of The Gamer Investments Podcast is live.  Topics in this episode include;

  • Atari reports Q1 revenue
  • Xperia Play out next week for $199
  • All the latest PSN talk, plus Howard Stringer defends Sony’s week of silence
  • Square Enix websites get hacked
  • Dragon Age 3 is in development
  • Rumor: Microsoft working on core Kinect titles for E3
  • BioShock going to the Smithsonian
  • L.A. Noire may or may not be causing problems on the PS3 and Xbox 360
  • Nintendo owns the pictures you took with your 3DS
  • And sooooo much more!

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Gamer Investments Podcast, Episode #44

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Episode 44 of The Gamer Investments Podcast is live.  Topics in this episode include;

  • Activision, Konami, Ubisoft, SEGA, Square and more report earnings
  • April 2001 NPD US Sales Data
  • Call of Duty Modern Warfare 3 leaked and revealed
  • Soul Calibur V announced
  • Hitman Absolution revealed
  • Ubisoft cancels some titles, Beyond Good & Evil 2 safe
  • 600k subscribers drop WoW
  • Microsoft buys Skype
  • And more!

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Gamer Investments Podcast, Episode #43

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Episode 43 of The Gamer Investments Podcast is live.  Topics in this episode include;

  • EA, THQ and Capcom report earnings
  • More talk about the PSN and SOE hacks
  • Dev Kit for next Xbox rumored to be at EA
  • More Wii 2 rumors, only 8GB of flash?!?!?
  • Assassin’s Creed Revelations revealed
  • Joystiq says Halo HD confirmed for this Nov
  • Mass Effect 3 gets delayed until 2012
  • Nintendo confirms $150 price drop for the Wii
  • NPD says mobile games are not a replacement for traditional games
  • The National Endowment for the Arts will now give out grants for video games, BOOOOO!
  • And much, much more!

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Gamer Investments Podcast, Episode #42

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Episode 42 of The Gamer Investments Podcast is live.  Topics in this episode include;

  • Microsoft, Nintendo and Apple report earnings
  • Nintendo confirms Wii successor
  • DS Lite no longer in production but the PSP Go is hanging on in the US
  • Sony tablets confirmed
  • Tons of new game rumors and announcements
  • Mario 3DS and Mario Kart 3DS out this year?
  • All the latest PlayStation hack news
  • And more!

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Apple Reports Q2 Results – Profits Up 95%

Record March Quarter Drives 83 Percent Revenue Growth, 95 Percent Profit Growth
Record iPhone Sales Grow 113 Percent

CUPERTINO, California—April 20, 2011—Apple® today announced financial results for its fiscal 2011 second quarter ended March 26, 2011. The Company posted record second quarter revenue of $24.67 billion and record second quarter net profit of $5.99 billion, or $6.40 per diluted share. These results compare to revenue of $13.50 billion and net quarterly profit of $3.07 billion, or $3.33 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 41.4 percent compared to 41.7 percent in the year-ago quarter. International sales accounted for 59 percent of the quarter’s revenue.

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Gamer Investments Podcast, Episode #41

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Episode 41 of The Gamer Investments Podcast is live.  Topics in this episode include;

  • US sales data for March 2011
  • Reggie defends 3DS sales
  • Sony announces worldwide hardware shipment data
  • Rumor: Nintendo to reveal Wii successor before E3, launch late 2012
  • NGP to launch in US this year
  • EA job openings hint at new Army of Two and Dead Space titles
  • Frank is back in a new Dead Rising title
  • Capcom announces Dragon’s Dogma
  • Activision states that Guitar Hero and Tony Hawk will return someday
  • Black Ops Escalation DLC confirmed
  • Sony and George Hotz reach a settlement in PS3 hacking case
  • And much, much more!

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