Apple today announced financial results for its fourth fiscal quarter of 2014 which ran from July 1, 2014 until September 27. The quarter also marks the end of Apple’s financial year. For the quarter Apple posted revenue of $42.1 billion and net quarterly profit of $8.5 billion, or $1.42 per diluted share (adjusted for stock split). These results compare to revenue of $37.5 billion and net profit of $7.5 billion, or $1.18 per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter.
For the fiscal year Apple made a total of $182.79bn in revenue, this compares to $170.91bn in FY2013.
Gross margin was 38 percent compared to 37 percent in the year-ago quarter. International sales accounted for 60 percent of the quarter’s revenue.
Apple reported the following number of shipments for its products during the quarter:
- 39.3 million iPhones compared to 33.8 million in the year-ago-quarter
- 12.3 million iPads compared to 14.1 million in the year-ago-quarter
- 5.5 million Macs compared to 4.6 million in the year-ago quarter
- 2.6 million iPods compared to 3.5 million in the year-ago quarter.