iPhone, Wearables and Services Drive All-Time Record Revenue and Earnings
Apple today declared budgetary outcomes for its financial 2020 first quarter finished December 28, 2019. The Company posted quarterly income of $91.8 billion, an expansion of 9 percent from the year-back quarter and an unequaled record, and quarterly profit per weakened portion of $4.99, up 19 percent, additionally an unsurpassed record. Universal deals represented 61 percent of the quarter’s income.
“We are thrilled to report Apple’s highest quarterly revenue ever, fueled by strong demand for our iPhone 11 and iPhone 11 Pro models, and all-time records for Services and Wearables,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “During the holiday quarter our active installed base of devices grew in each of our geographic segments and has now reached over 1.5 billion. We see this as a powerful testament to the satisfaction, engagement and loyalty of our customers — and a great driver of our growth across the board.”
“Our very strong business performance drove an all-time net income record of $22.2 billion and generated operating cash flow of $30.5 billion,” said Luca Maestri, Apple’s CFO. “We also returned nearly $25 billion to shareholders during the quarter, including $20 billion in share repurchases and $3.5 billion in dividends and equivalents, as we maintain our target of reaching a net cash neutral position over time.”
Apple is giving the accompanying direction to its financial 2020 second quarter:
- income between $63.0 billion and $67.0 billion
- net edge between 38.0 percent and 39.0 percent
- working costs between $9.6 billion and $9.7 billion
- other pay/(cost) of $250 million
- charge pace of around 16.5 percent
Apple’s top managerial staff has pronounced a money profit of $0.77 per portion of the Company’s regular stock. The profit is payable on February 13, 2020 to investors of record as of the end of business on February 10, 2020.
Apple will give live gushing of its Q1 2020 budgetary outcomes telephone call starting at 2:00 p.m. PT on January 28, 2020 at www.apple.com/speculator/profit call/. This webcast will likewise be accessible for replay for roughly two weeks from there on.
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