Apple's Fourth-Quarter Earnings: Live Blog

Apple rips up estimates again but shares slide after hours. Steve Jobs takes questions on earnings call, cites iPad's strength.
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NEW YORK (

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Apple

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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.

TheStreet's

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.

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Blog written by James Rogers and Scott Moritz in New York, with contributions from tech reporter Olivia Oran.

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