Apple has confirmed plans to conduct a conference call to discuss financial results of its second fiscal quarter on Wednesday, April 20, 2011 at 2:00 p.m PT.The company will disclose earnings for the quarter ending next month via QuickTime, Apple’s extensible proprietary multimedia framework capable of handling various formats of digital video, picture, sound, panoramic images, and interactivity.
The official announcement found on Apple’s website has been reproduced below:
Apple Financial ResultsConference Call
Apple’s conference call webcast discussing Q2 - 2011 financial results will begin at 2:00pm PT/5:00pm ET on Wednesday, April 20, 2011.
Please note that comments made during this call may include forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, and that actual results may differ materially from these forward-looking statements. For more information on the factors that could influence results, please refer to Apple’s SEC filings.
To attend the conference call, QuickTime is required. Be prepared - Get QuickTime now.
Apple further notes that the transmission is the property of Apple and protected by U.S. copyright law and international treaties.
Distribution of any part of the material from the transmission, as well as any encoding, rebroadcast, retransmission, reproduction is strictly prohibited without prior written approval from Apple.
During the call, Apple will disclose how many iDevices and Macs the company has sold, comparing these figures with the year-ago quarter.
Tim Cook, Apple’s chief operating officer, is expected to lead the talks. An appearance on behalf of CEO Steve Jobs, who is still on medical leave of absence, is not far fetched.
As noted above, to attend the call, QuickTime is required.
QuickTime is a free download for Mac and Windows. The latest version can be downloaded from Apple (here), or right now from Softpedia using the links below.
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