Apple has announced financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2014, ended September 27, 2014. The company’s revenue for the quarter was 42.1 billion and net income of – $ 8.5 billion, or $ 1.42 per share.
For comparison, the company’s revenue for the same quarter of the previous year was 37.5 billion and net quarterly profit – $ 7.5 billion, or $ 1.18 per share. Gross quarterly profit was 38 percent compared with 37 percent a year earlier. International sales accounted for 60 percent of the quarter’s revenue.
Apple’s Board of Directors declared dividends of $ 0.47 per share. The dividend will be paid November 13, 2014 to existing shareholders at the time of the record at the end of the day November 10, 2014.
As for the actual sales, the company reported for the quarter sold 39.3 million iPhone, which is 16% more than the same period a year ago. While sales of the iPad continue to decline – to 12.3 million compared to 14.1 million a year ago.
In addition, sales reached a record level of Mac – 5,5 million for the quarter, nearly a million more than in the previous year.