Apple has announced financial results for its fiscal 2009 second quarter ended 28 March 2009, with revenue of $8,16-billion and a net quarterly profit of $1,21-billion, or $1.33 per diluted share.
These results compare to revenue of $7,51-billion and net quarterly profit of $1,05-billion, or $1,16 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 36,4%, up from 32,9% in the year-ago quarter. International sales accounted for 46% of the quarter's revenue.
Apple sold 2,22-million Macintosh computers during the quarter, representing a 3% unit decline from the year-ago quarter. It sold 11,01-million iPods during the quarter, representing 3% unit growth over the year-ago quarter. Quarterly iPhone units sold were 3,79-million, representing 123% unit growth over the year-ago
"We are extremely pleased to report the best non-holiday quarter revenue and earnings in our history," says Peter Oppenheimer, Apple's CFO. "Apple's financial condition remains very robust, with almost $29-billion in cash and marketable securities on our balance sheet. Looking ahead to the third fiscal quarter of 2009, we expect revenue in the range of about $7,7-billion to $7,9-billion and we expect diluted earnings per share in the range of about $.95 to $1.00."