UPDATE: A SUMMARY OF JIM BALSILLIE’S COMMENTS DURING THE INVESTOR CONFERENCE CALL.
UPDATE: RIM’S STOCK PLUMMETING IN AFTER HOURS TRADING.
UPDATE: GO HERE TO READ THE COMPLETE CONFERENCE CALL LIVE BLOG
UPDATE: RIM’S Q2 FINANCIALS ARE NOW UP!!! GO HERE.
Today is a big day for RIM, which is releasing a limited Q2 financial earnings report today as soon as the market closes. We’re not very far off from the announcement, but we thought it best to round up everything the financial wonks are saying about the boys and girls from the ‘Loo today. View some key RIM Q2 financial metrics after the jump.
Yahoo! Finance: RIM Q2 Preview: High Hopes for New BlackBerries?
MarketWatch: Research In Motion to see jump in earnings, costs
RIM Q2 Key Metrics:
Q2 Revenue: $2.60 billion consensus
Q2 EPS: $0.87 consensus
Q2 Net Sub. Adds: 2.6 million (RBC, AmTech), 2.7 million (Citi)
Q2 Device Shipments: 6.1 million (AmTech, Citi), 6.3 million (RBC)
Q3 Revenue: $2.95 billion consensus
Q3 EPS: $0.98 consensus
Q3 Net Sub. Adds: 2.9 million (Citi), 3+ million (RBC), 3.3 million (AmTech)
Q3 Device Shipments: 6.9 million (Citi), 7.4 million-7.5 million (RBC), 7.8 million (AmTech)