The AI hype train is at full speed again
Tech manufacturer Super Micro Computer is a top performer in early trading this morning thanks to a brilliant earnings report that’s reigniting AI hype for the whole industry. Let’s break down the details:
Super Micro smashed expectations by making a staggering $5.59 EPS from $3.66 billion in revenue. Basically, Super Micro is experiencing unprecedented demand for their server products. A lot of Super Micro’s inventory is powered by Nvidia chips and can be used for AI computing, so this surge in demand at least makes sense.
Super Micro’s stock is flying high mostly thanks to a massive guidance boost. Management now projects that revenue will be 40% higher than their earlier predictions. Demand isn’t even close to slowing down as more and more companies try to build out AI infrastructure.
WHY IT MATTERS
Other names like Intel recently pumped the brakes on all this bullish AI sentiment with a weaker demand outlook. Super Micro’s results help prove that demand may indeed be strong enough to keep lifting this whole industry. We may start seeing specific winners and losers emerge as some companies keep up with AI infrastructure demand while others fall behind. For now, Super Micro is a massive winner—surging over 11% in early trading,