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I was mainly wondering how you achieved your numbers. What kinds of sales were factored in? How do you think the iMac, iBook, and TiPB lines are going to do? My gut tells me apple is going to do well, but I find the variables to be all over the place.

Yes, that's true. Other than a sure slowdown in desktops, you could do almost anything about product mix. Try to include OSX, the stores, PowerSchool, and an uptick in Flat Panels, and it all starts to get out of hand.

However, total sales, costs, interest, etc. have somewhat tight estimates. Here's what I think (notice the awesome gross margin due to OSX and PowerSchool):
                $ in millions
Revenue 1571
Cost 1124
Gross Income 447
Gross Margin 28.5%

R&D 103
SG&A 291
Oper. expenses 394
Oper. Income 53
Oper. Margin 3.4%

Interest and
Other Income 61
Pre-Tax Income 114
Income Taxes 31
Net Income 83
Net Margin 5.3%

Diluted Shares 353
Diluted EPS 0.23

I'm throwing primes all over the place just for fun (and because it worked for the last quarter .11) We'll see how close I got in just a few hours...

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