Just a little while ago, though, Apple released their earnings report for the second quarter of the 2012 fiscal year, and the news was quite good. Apple generated $39.2 billion in revenue for the quarter and sold 35.1 million iPhones, both figures beating Wall Street expectations. As a result, Apple’s stock surged in after-hours trading. The surge not only made up for losses during this morning’s worries over possible diminished iPhone sales, but also for declines earlier in the month.
Here are some other highlights from the earnings call: