Apple today announced financial results for its fiscal 2015 fourth
quarter ended September 26, 2015. The Company posted quarterly
revenue of $51.5 billion and quarterly net profit of $11.1
billion, or $1.96 per diluted share. These results compare to
revenue of $42.1 billion and net profit of $8.5 billion, or $1.42
per diluted share, in the year-ago quarter. Gross margin was 39.9
percent compared to 38 percent in the year-ago quarter.
International sales accounted for 62 percent of the quarter’s
The growth was fueled by record fourth quarter sales of iPhone,
the expanded availability of Apple Watch, and all-time records for
Mac sales and revenue from services.
“Fiscal 2015 was Apple’s most successful year ever, with revenue
growing 28% to nearly $234 billion. This continued success is the
result of our commitment to making the best, most innovative
products on earth, and it’s a testament to the tremendous
execution by our teams,” said Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO.
The most profitable company on the planet today, and revenue and profit are still growing at around 30 percent annually.