The Inside Scoop on Apple Earnings

After today's market close, Apple (AAPL) will report quarterly earnings. No doubt, this will be a focal point all afternoon, and you should expect to hear all sorts of chatter about expectations for iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch shipments. Let's remember, however, there are a number of suppliers that stand to benefit, particularly if Apple delivers better-than-expected shipment numbers.

Remember, last quarter it crushed iPhone deliveries and it sounds like the company has enjoyed more share gains during the June quarter at the expense of Samsung and others. Ahead of these results, let's think about what Apple's earnings mean from a "buy the bullets" perspective. In other words, which suppliers are poised to benefit if Apple crushes shipments again or get hit if, for some reason, this leadership company in our increasingly connected society comes up short?...365 more words left in this article. To read them, just click below and try Real Money FREE for 14 days.

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