NVIDIA Announces Financial Results for First Quarter Fiscal 2025

NVIDIA (NVDA) just released its first-quarter financial results for fiscal 2025, and it’s a cause for celebration.

NVIDIA, the leading graphics processing unit (GPU) manufacturer, recently announced its financial results for the first quarter of fiscal 2025 (ending July 30, 2023). The report painted a positive picture for the company, showcasing strong revenue growth and exceeding analyst expectations in a market that has been grappling with economic uncertainty.

Q1 Fiscal 2025 Summary


($ in millions, except earnings
per share)
Q1 FY25Q4 FY24Q1 FY24Q/QY/Y
Revenue$26,044$22,103$7,192Up 18%Up 262%
Gross margin78.4%76.0%64.6%Up 2.4 ptsUp 13.8 pts
Operating expenses$3,497$3,176$2,508Up 10%Up 39%
Operating income$16,909$13,615$2,140Up 24%Up 690%
Net income$14,881$12,285$2,043Up 21%Up 628%
Diluted earnings per share$5.98$4.93$0.82Up 21%Up 629%


($ in millions, except earnings
per share)
Q1 FY25Q4 FY24Q1 FY24Q/QY/Y
Revenue$26,044$22,103$7,192Up 18%Up 262%
Gross margin78.9%76.7%66.8%Up 2.2 ptsUp 12.1pts
Operating expenses$2,501$2,210$1,750Up 13%Up 43%
Operating income$18,059$14,749$3,052Up 22%Up 492%
Net income$15,238$12,839$2,713Up 19%Up 462%
Diluted earnings per share$6.12$5.16$1.09Up 19%Up 461%

Current Status (as of May 23, 2024):

Nvidia’s share price fell 0.6% to roughly $947 on Wednesday morning, after closing at a record-high $953.86 the day before.

  • Trading Price: $949.50 (approximate)
  • 52-Week Range: $298.06 – $974.00
  • Market Cap: $2.37 trillion (approximate)

Record-Breaking Revenue

A whopping $26.0 billion in revenue, a massive 18% increase from the previous quarter and a staggering 262% year-over-year growth! This phenomenal performance solidifies NVIDIA’s position as a major player in the tech world.

What it Means for Investors?

This stellar performance is likely to be met with continued investor confidence. Here are some key takeaways:

  • AI is the Future: NVIDIA’s dominance in AI hardware positions them perfectly to capitalize on this rapidly growing market.
  • Gaming Strength: Despite a slight dip, the gaming segment remains a strong revenue stream for NVIDIA.
  • Stock Price Surge: With such impressive financials, expect the stock price to continue its upward trajectory.

Future Outlook

  • Growth Projections: Analysts predict NVIDIA’s sustained expansion, backed by its leadership in the AI, gaming, and data centre areas. The continued expansion into other markets, such as self-driving cars and the metaverse, presents more growth potential.
  • Strategic Focus: NVIDIA intends to use its technology competence and market position to drive future innovation. The corporation intends to enhance its R&D investments, with an emphasis on artificial intelligence, deep learning, and high-performance computing.

The Takeaway: A Promising Future, But Do Your Research

This first-quarter report paints a very promising picture for NVIDIA. However, as always, conducting thorough research and understanding your risk tolerance are crucial before making any investment decisions.