21 July, late at night Moscow time, immediately after the closing of stock markets Apple will announce financial results for the third quarter of 2015.
According to analysts at research firm American Technology Research, financial performance, to be announced by Apple, will not be higher than projected. In the last quarter, the Corporation began selling the smart watch, Apple Watch and 12-inch MacBook and announced new operating systems iOS 8 and OS X El Capitan.
Evaluation of sales Cupertino made by various analytical and investment companies differ markedly from each other. In particular, observers disagree on the projected results of the implementation of the iPhone, some of them noted some decline in sales of smartphones, caused by seasonal fluctuations.
In the second quarter, Apple sold 61 million iPhone, 12.6 million iPad, 4.5 million Mac computers. The company’s quarterly revenue for the period reached $58 billion, compared to $45.6 billion for the same period in 2014. Profit per share amounted to $2,33.
According to analysts at Morgan Stanley, sales of the iPhone in the third quarter of the 2015 fiscal year will exceed 53 million. Although not far off release the next generation iPhone, the interest in the current models of Apple’s smartphone is not reduced largely due to the launch of smart watches Apple Watch. The latter, according to experts, was more popular than the original iPhone, released in 2007.
As always, after the announcement of the financial results of Apple executives will answer questions from the audience. Apple will hold an audio feed of the event on its web site.