Apple’s revenue last quarter was a record, but profits decreased
Apple reported for the next quarter. In her frame of reference on 31 December 2016 ended the first quarter of the 2017 financial year.
During the reporting period, the company managed to record a large income of 78,4 billion. For comparison: a year ago, the quarterly revenue amounted to 75.9 billion dollars. The manufacturer notes that 64% of the income obtained by sales outside the United States.
At the same time, net profit for the quarter amounted to 17,891 billion, whereas a year ago it was equal 18,361 billion dollars
During the quarter on share buybacks and dividend payments totaled almost $ 15 billion.
In the Annex to the report presents data on the number of units sold. IPhone smartphones for the three months it was sold 78,29 million units, iPad — more than 13 million PCs, Macs 5,374 million. The figures of a year ago equal 74,779 million units, 16,122 million and 5,312 million, respectively.
In the second quarter of 2017 fiscal year, Apple expects to receive revenue in the range of 51.5 to 53.5 billion, keeping the gross profit at the level of 38-39%.