Revenue in China helps boost the company to a record second quarter, but the iPad remains a weak spot for Apple.
The activist investor, who believes Apple shares should be valued at $216, called for Apple to boost its buybacks, using its huge stockpile of cash.
In an open letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook, activist investor Carl Icahn says the stock is worth double its current trading price.
The billionaire activist investor has a history with Apple, including getting CEO Tim Cook to take steps such as boosting the company's share repurchases.
The company wants investors to simply discard any proxy card sent to them from Carl Icahn in advance of the annual meeting in May.
The company gives shareholders even more to be happy about with a dividend increase and new funds to buy back shares.
E-commerce company not enamored of the activist investor's suggestion of spinning off the online payments provider.
Shareholders will vote in February on investor Carl Icahn's "non-binding" proposal to increase Apple's stock buyback program to $50 billion.
The activist investor now owns 27.8 million shares of eBay and more than 7.5 million shares of Apple, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Activist investor Jana Partners has asked the chipmaker to divide its chip and patent licensing businesses in hopes of boosting Qualcomm's sagging share prices.