NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- It's been a busy, worrisome couple of days for Apple (AAPL) investors, whose reaction to the news of Steve Jobs' second medical leave saw Apple's share price fall as much as 4.6% early in the morning Tuesday.
However, the consumer electronics giant served up a big beat, reporting earnings per share of $6.43 on sales of $26.74 billion, vs. estimates of $5.38 EPS on revenue of $24.38 billion.
IBM (IBM) also beat estimates, reporting EPS of $4.18 on $29 billion, vs. estimates of $4.08 EPS on $28.26 billion in quarterly revenue.Tune in to TheStreet, where we'll post the numbers as they cross the wire in a live blog and report the conference calls. Please feel free to comment and ask us questions. RELATED ARTICLES:
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