That equals earnings of $10.7 billion, or $2.07 per share, beating the anticipated $1.87. "We're happy to report a very strong finish to a great fiscal 2017, with record fourth quarter revenue, year-over-year growth for all our product categories, and our best quarter ever for Services", said Tim Cook, Apple's CEO. The tech giant brought in a whopping $52.6 billion, exceeding the $50.7 billion that was expected in Q4. This quarter, the company made $8.5 billion in services revenue, up 34 percent from a year ago.
But investors will also be looking for color on the iPhone X, Apple's most expensive iPhone, during the company's earnings call.
It's not hard to see why the iPhone X is in such high demand; it reinvents the company's vision for a smartphone, replacing traditional bezels with an edge-to-edge OLED screen and the antiquated home button with gestures.
Apple's flagship product, the iPhone X, hits stores on Friday - later than usual - and isn't reflected in Thursday's quarterly earnings report.
Apple opened pre-orders for the iPhone X on October 27 and has said demand has been "off the charts", although some analysts have been anxious about supply chain issues that might prevent Apple making enough phones to satisfy demand.
With the exception of pre-orders, most major telcos will not be selling the iPhone X in outer suburban or regional outlets.
Zhang and his team compared Apple's production ramp schedule to the five to six week wait time for an iPhone X to create a range for the number of reservations the firm could have processed within 72-hours for its flagship iPhone. That said, Apple during the recent September quarter managed to sell 46.6 million iPhones. Switching from a 6P lens to a 7P lens or a 2G3P hybrid lens, with camera module design largely similar to iPhone X's, would make for only limited improvements in aperture performance, we believe. But it forecast profit next quarter, which is traditionally its largest for sales due to the holidays, for somewhere between $84 billion and $87 billion.
The dentist's office was able to donate more than a ton of candy to the troops last year, and hopes to beat that goal this year. Do you have more Halloween candy in your house than you know what to do with? The goodies are then sent overseas to the troops.
The Frenchman's presence would make it a lot less easy for Roma to dominate the centre of the park as they did last time out. Stephan El Shaarawy scored one of the best goals you'll see in the Champions League this season on Tuesday night.
The satellite's solar panels will generate about 6.5 kilowatts of power for its Ku-band communications transmitters and receivers. SpaceX's next flight is scheduled for November 15 with a mysterious payload named Zuma for the USA government.
Aloy will be exclusive to the PlayStation 4 version of the game, but the beta will be accessible to players across platforms. Making the character playable for Monster Hunter: World should be a treat for those that adored the lead.
For the Panthers, they will now rely on younger pass-catchers in Devin Funchess and Curtis Samuel to get the job done. Ahead of Tuesday's 4 P.M. trade deadline, the Bills have acquired wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin from the Panthers .
Well, Kylie went for the classic "angel and devil" combo with her best friend - and they absolutely slayed. She captioned the photo " That's daddy", which fans are taking as a confirmation of her pregnancy.
On Tuesday, Graham told Fox News that "One thing I like about President Trump is he understands we're in a religious war". The military commission system at the off-shore prison has been often beset by legal challenges and delays.
Justin seems to really want to get his newly single ex back after she broke up with her boyfriend, The Weeknd . To calm the " Starboy " singer's nerves, Gomez assured him that Bieber and her were simply "just friends".
Miller joined Evin Lewis and Yuvraj Singh as the only cricketers to hit five or more sixes in an over in a T20l. Bangladesh was 141 all out in 18.3 overs, another heavy defeat on a hard five-week tour for the visiting team.
Climbing Uluru Will Be Banned From October 2019
The Uluru-Kata Tjuta management board discussed permanently closing the climbing route on Uluru on Wednesday. Figures show only 16 per cent of visitors made the climb during its open times between 2011 and 2015.
Putin holds talks with Iranian, Azerbaijani counterparts
The Iranian officials have repeatedly warned that the accord would collapse if Washington officially withdrew its support. They repeated that there is a need for all sides to respect their obligations according to the multilateral agreement.
Nine headless bodies found in Tokyo flat; man held
The paper writes he was already serving a suspended sentence for sex-related crimes when the grim discovery was made. Shiraishi threw out some of the body parts as rubbish, along with the victims' belongings, reports said.
Russian 14 Yr Old Model, Making $8 A Day, Dies In China
Russian media has accused the Chinese agency of recruiting Vlada on a " slave labor " contract without medical insurance . Dzyuba's Russian manager Dmitry Smirnov, who negotiated her Chinese assignment, has not commented on her death.
Sony debuts brutal new Last Of Us 2 trailer
Just as the woman is about to have her right arm bludgeoned, one of her captor takes an arrow through his cheek and stomach. Paris Games Week 2017 is going on right now, and Sony shared some treats during their PlayStation showcase.
Nintendo Switch sells 7.6 million units worldwide
The company forecast a profit of 120 billion yen for the year ending March, up from the 65 billion yen estimated three months ago. The size and importance of the Switch sales number from Nintendo can be well understood in light of the Wii U performance.
Israeli 'Greater Jerusalem' bill paused after USA pressure
Intelligence minister Israel Katz, a supporter of the bill, has said this would "ensure a Jewish majority in a united Jerusalem". President Donald Trump has urged restraint as his administration tries to restart Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.