Consumer electronics giant Apple (AAPL) late Thursday reported earnings per share of $2.07 on sales of $52.6 billion in the September quarter, compared with $1.50 and $46.85 billion in the year-earlier period. Analysts expected $1.87 and $50.79 billion.
Apple shares rose 2.8% in after-hours trading on the stock market today. During the regular session, Apple rose 0.7% to 168.11. Apple hit an all-time high of 169.94 on Wednesday.
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