Today it became known that Apple plans to announce the results of its operations for the fourth quarter of 2018 fiscal year, slightly less than a month to November 1. Relevant information was published on the official website of the company.
At the moment experts are very restrained forecasts regarding the size of the profits that will the Apple company in the fourth quarter of 2018 fiscal year. However, despite this, many still expect growth. According to some forecasts in the fourth quarter, Apple’s revenue could reach 60 to 62 billion dollars. For comparison, the results of the previous year – 52.6 billion dollars.
It is expected that the revenue growth will contribute to a new device. Now experts say that the iPhone Xs iPhone Xs Max sold very well. In some markets the demand for new models even slightly exceeds the demand for the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X. This situation is, for example, observed in Russia.
According to Russian retailers, users are very willing to buy a new iPhone. In comparison with last year’s sales, the demand for novelty increased by about 20%. Many users prefer the more expensive iPhone Xs Max. Today, the 6.5-inch iPhone accounted for approximately 65% of all sales of new Apple smartphones.
Analysts also point to high user interest in the Apple Watch Series 4. In some regions the demand so exceeds the supply that buyers have to wait for ordered the clock for 3-4 weeks.