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Apple Pulled in 77% of Smartphone Market Operating Profits in Q2, Analyst Says

Apple Pulled in 77% of Smartphone Market Operating Profits in Q2, Analyst Says

Todd Haselton

Samsung may have shipped more smartphones than Apple during the second quarter, but that doesn’t really matter if Apple’s taking home all of the profits. An ABI Research report last month suggested that Apple and Samsung currently take about 90% of smartphone profits and have a combined market share of 55%. A fresh report on Monday from Raymond James analyst Tavis McCourt suggests that...