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Join us for a liveblog of Apple's fiscal year 2014 first-quarter earnings call

Today's the day that all of the Wall Street analysts have been waiting for -- Apple's first earnings call of the year will happen at 5 PM ET, and TUAW will be liveblogging the event. To join us, come back at that time and we'll provide you with commentary on what's being announced by Apple CEO...

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Apple to pay quarterly dividend today for AAPL shareholders

AAPL investors take note: Today is the company's payday for AAPL shareholders. By the close of market today, Apple will pay shareholders of record its quarterly dividend of US$3.05 per share. Shareholders must have held the stock no later than Wednesday, November 11 to get this quarter's...

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Apple reports Q4 2013 earnings

Apple fourth-quarter earnings for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, have just been announced. Earnings per share are reported as US$8.26, while the Wall Street estimate was $7.92 per share. Other highlights: iPad sales: 14.1 million iPhone sales: 33.8 million Mac sales: 4.6...

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Apple announces Q3 2013 financial results

Today, Apple announced its quarterly earnings for Q3 2013. In this latest quarter, Apple recorded revenue of US$35.3 billion and quarterly net profit of $6.9 billion. International sales accounted for more than half (57 percent) of the quarter's revenue. In all, Apple sold 31.2 million iPhones,...

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Join us for a TUAW liveblog of the Apple Q3 2013 earnings call

Later today, Apple will hold its quarterly earnings conference call. The call will cover Apple's Q3, which ended on June 30, 2013. As always, TUAW is hosting a liveblog of the event, during which we'll provide commentary on the actual results, questions from the financial community and thoughts on...

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iOS games spending overtakes dedicated games

App analytics firm App Annie has released a new report about portable gaming, and announced that iOS gamers are now spending more money on Apple's platform than on traditional handheld titles. The light blue above is last year's fourth quarter, the dark blue is this year's first quarter, and as...

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Apple's $17 billion bond deal is the largest in history

The Wall Street Journal reports that Apple made the largest corporate-bond deal in history on Tuesday, when it raised US$17 billion in bonds -- the first time the company has offered bonds in 20 years. In response, The New York Times asks, why would cash-rich Apple do this in the first place?...

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Apple suppliers had a very tough February

February is usually not a great month for the companies that supply Apple with its iOS and Mac device parts (Chinese New Year usually falls right in that month, and production in China always take a big downturn as people celebrate there). But this particular past February was especially bad,...

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Apple's reality distortion field has assumed Wall Street

Despite robust profits, strong revenue growth and excellent brand awareness, reports predicting the downfall of Apple continue to make headlines. This paradox has many people shaking their heads, but analyst Ben Bajarin has a theory as to why Apple is slipping on Wall Street, even though it...

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Apple's profit margin down, shares take a hit

We already know that iOS devices had a record-breaking quarter according to Apple's most recent earnings report, but that figure alone isn't enough to impress Wall Street. Unfortunately, while the company dodged a year-over-year loss in overall profit, the company's profit margin took a sizable...

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Liveblog of Apple Q1 2013 Earnings Call

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Apple announces Q1 2013 financial results

Apple has announced its Q1 2013 earnings. For the quarter that ended on December 31, 2012, the news is outstanding, with a record revenue of more than $54 billion and sales of more than 75 million iOS devices. In all, 47.8 million iPhones were sold in the quarter, as well as 22.9 million iPads...

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Join us for a TUAW liveblog of the Apple Q1 2013 earnings call

This afternoon, Apple CEO Tim Cook and CFO Peter Oppenheimer will host Apple's Q1 2013 earnings call to discuss the company's financial fortunes for the quarter ending December 31, 2012. As always, TUAW is hosting a liveblog of the event, during which we'll be providing commentary on the actual...

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Gartner contradicts IDC, says Mac shipments up in Q4 2012

Last week, IDC estimated that Apple's sales of Macs in the holiday quarter of 2012 were down 0.2 percent year over year. Today, Gartner released contradictory numbers showing an actual growth rate of 5.4 percent from the previous year. The entire PC market showed a slump in sales from 2011,...

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Apple taps Xerox's Luca Maestri as new corporate controller

Apple's adding a big name to the executive suites in March. Xerox Executive Vice President and CFO Luca Maestri has been named as the new corporate controller of Apple. Maestri will continue to work at Xerox through February 28 to "help manage the financial leadership transition." Maestri has...

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