According to NextEarningsDate.com, the Apple (NASD: AAPL) AAPL next earnings date is projected to be 10/28 after the close, with earnings estimates of $1.24/share on $84.82 Billion of revenue. Looking back, the recent Apple earnings history looks like this:
The company has an impressive long-term earnings per share chart:
And with equally impressive revenue growth:
But earnings reports can often uniquely bring abrupt volatility to a stock, in either direction, as investors digest the fundamental details. And that volatility can be a stock options trader’s dream come true — so such traders will be interested to know that Apple has options available that expire October 29th.