Live blog: Apple’s fiscal Q3 2018 earnings call

Today is earnings day for Apple and the company just revealed its Q3 numbers. In a press release, it touted $53.3 billion in revenue with $11.5 billion in profit, thanks to sales of 41.3 million iPhones, 3.7 million Macs, and 11.6 million iPads. Head below to follow along with our live coverage of Apple’s earnings call with analysts…

As is tradition, Apple releases its earnings via a press release and then holds a call with CEO Tim Cook and CFO Luca Maestri, who shed more light on those earnings.

Tim Cook touted Apple’s Q3 2018 in the press release, saying:

“We’re thrilled to report Apple’s best June quarter ever, and our fourth consecutive quarter of double-digit revenue growth,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO. “Our Q3 results were driven by continued strong sales of iPhone, Services and Wearables, and we are very excited about the products and services in our pipeline.”

The call is scheduled to begin at 2PM PT/5PM ET and will be live streamed on Apple’s investor relations website. Tim Cook will kick things off with a broad overview of the numbers, with CFO Luca Maestri then diving in for a deeper look. Things will wrap up with a Q&A from analysts. Head below for our full coverage of the call once things begin:

  • Tim Cook will get things started momentarily…

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