Apple sold 3.76 million Macs during the quarter, a 28 percent unit increase over the year-ago quarter. The company sold 18.65 million iPhones in the quarter, representing 113 percent unit growth over the year-ago quarter.Despite the launch of the iPad 2 in March, the company fell short of iPad analyst expectations, selling 4.69 million during the most recent quarter. Analysts wanted to see 6 million to 8 million sold. Apple sold 7.3 million units in the December quarter.Apple sold 9.02 million iPods during the quarter, representing a 17 percent unit decline from the year-ago quarter, and 4.69 million iPads were sold.
Analysts were expecting, on average, earnings of $5.36 per share on revenue of $23.3 billion.
Looking ahead, the company said it expects third quarter earnings of $5.03 per share on revenue of $23 billion.Apple posted adjusted earnings per share of $6.40, compared to EPS of $3.07 billion, or $3.33 per share, during the same period last year. Analysts had expected earnings of $5.35 per share on $23.3 billion in sales for the March quarter.Revenue climbed 83% to $24.67 billion. As its habit, Apple reported conservative guidance, posting third-quarter earnings of $5.03 per share, while analysts want to see $5.25 per share. Take look Apple technical analysis Right here