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, on a breakneck pace, blew past Wall Street's rapidly rising targets.
The company, which reported its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings after market close Monday, posted earnings of $4.64 a share, up from the $2.77 a share profit in the year-ago quarter and crushing analysts estimates calling for earnings of $4.06, according to Yahoo! Finance.
Apple shares, however, were lower in the after-hours session, trading at $300.60, down $17.50, or 5.50% around 6:15 p.m. ET.
tech team brought you all the Apple numbers and highlights from the company's earnings conference call in our live blog, which can be reviewed above.
Blog written by James Rogers and Scott Moritz in New York, with contributions from tech reporter Olivia Oran.
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