Here are some of the biggest movers of the day:
Nvidia Corp.‘s shares NVDA, +3.17% jumped 8% after the graphics-chip maker late Wednesday reported a 141% surge in data-center sales and record results, while shares of AI-rival Advanced Micro Devices Inc. AMD, +3.57% and third-party semiconductor foundry Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. TSM, +2.15% both rose 3% following Nvidia’s results. ASML Holding ASML, +1.44%, the microchip equipment maker, saw its stock rise by 2%.
Splunk Inc.’s SPLK, +1.80% stock soared 13% after the software company reported strong quarterly revenue and issued sales guidance that breezed past analyst estimates.
Boeing stock BA, -0.65% fell 2% and Spirit AeroSystems SPR, -0.09% shares fell 4% after disclosing an issue with fastener holes on Boeing 737 Max aircraft.