The Street is low. Thomson Financial is looking for 6.2% revenue growth; the congenitally bullish indies are predicting almost double that.
My take: Last year Apple reported better than 21% revenue growth and the stock got clobbered. Go figure.
We’ll find out who was closest to the mark when Apple reports on Thursday after the markets close. I’ll be monitoring the earnings call and you can too. Click here just before 5 p.m. Eastern (2 p.m. Pacific).
UPDATE: For those of you commenting below on the market’s reaction to Microsoft’s earnings, here’s a snapshot of the head fake.