Ray reports, “Going quarter by quarter, Baruah thinks all the hand-wringin in recent weeks over December iPhone shipments will be proven wrong as the company beats a bogey of 76 million to 78 million in unit shipments: ‘We believe 1) the Street had unreasonably strong expectations coming into the Dec Q (generally set ~76M – 85M units shipped) and 2) that AAPL has had a very close eye on being able to achieve what has become a Dec Q Street iPhone estimate of 76M – 78M; we think that the company can deliver this number by building 70M – 75M and shipping the balance from inventory.'”
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MacDailyNews Take: The real story will be revealed for all to see in late January.
Those who underestimate Apple and Tim Cook are due for a rude awakening. – MacDailyNews, November 23, 2013