Source: Asymco Twitpic

FORTUNE — Asymco‘s Horace Dediu has posted a couple of charts that show better than I could tell the significance of Apple’s AAPL quarterly results.

The first graphs the rise in Apple’s growth- and operating-margin percentages. Dediu’s two-word TwitPic comment: “Simply breathtaking.”

Below, an up-to-date version of the chart with which Dediu tracks Apple’s quarterly net sales and earnings growth rates.

Click here to read his commentary.



Source: Asymco.com