Apple Q4 Earnings Report Set for Oct 18

Apple will be hosting its fourth quarter earnings conference call on Monday, October 18. The event will start at about 5:00 PM eastern time after the market closes.

Apple is expected to report strong iPhone, iPad, iPod and MacBook sales for the quarter. UBS analyst Maynard Um, for example, is estimating about 9.5 million iPods were sold during the quarter, and Shaw Wu from Kaufman Bros expects the recent iPod nano, iPod shuffle and iPod touch product refreshes were strong sales drivers for the quarter.

The Mac Observer will cover the earnings conference call live, so be sure to check in during the event.