Apple officially announced the conference call for its Q2 earnings report. The company will be offering the conference call via Webcast, with the event taking place this Wednesday, at 5:00 PM, EDT, after the markets close. Appleis fiscal second quarter ended in March. From Apple:
WHAT: Apple, FY 04 Second Quarter Results Conference Call
WHEN: Wednesday, April 14, 2004, 2:00 p.m. PDT/5:00 p.m. EDT
WEBCAST: Apple will provide live audio streaming of its FY 04 Second Quarter Results Conference Call utilizing Appleis popular QuickTime 6, the industry-leading multimedia software for live and on-demand audio and video streaming. The live audio webcast will be accessible through Appleis web site at http://www.apple.com/quicktime/qtv/earningsq204/ Viewers simply need to download a copy of QuickTime 6 in advance from www.apple.com/quicktime to listen to the conference call.
Apple provided aggressive guidance for the March quarter during its conference call for the December quarter. At that time, Apple (outgoing) CFO Fred Anderson said that Apple expected US$1.8 billion in revenues, with profits coming in between 8 cents and 10 cents a share. The current consensus from Wall Street analysts is that Apple will turn in 10 cents a share in profits.
As of this writing, Apple is trading at US$27.50, down 3 cents a share.