In smartphone shipments with the first quarter 2013 toatal reaching 200 millions. Samsung increased itssmartphone market shares by shippingan estimated 68 millllion smartphones accounting for approximately 34% percent of all smartphones shipments in the quarter ( increasing from 30% in the previous quarter ) market research firm idcestimated that samsung shipped 70.7 million smartphones duringthe first quarter ,up 61 percent over a year earlier and capturing 33 percent markets shares. Apple . The second largest smartphone maker ,sold 37.4 million iphones. its market share fell 17 percent from 23 percenta year earlier,idc said.
wow. It means that AAPL is not in the hot seat anymore. It is passed to Samsung now. No one now cares of AAPL. that is good for the stock, with beaten down expectations, there is a lot more room to run