Tech Stocks: Apple Kicks Off Big Earnings Week

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January 27, 2014 AT 7:25 AM
Shares of Apple are up slightly in pre-morning trading Monday as the company kicks off a huge week for earnings results in the tech sector. Apple's first quarter earnings report after the bell will give investors a look at the strength of the company's holiday season, which featured new devices such as the iPhone 5s and the iPad mini with a sharper retina display. Last holiday, Apple sold 47.8 million iPhones and 23 million iPads during the first quarter of the 2013 fiscal year, all company records.