- Shares of Super Micro Computer (SMCI) spike 14.3% AH following an across-the-board FQ2 beat and strong FQ3 guidance.
- Gross margin during the quarter expanded 170 bp Y/Y and 40 bp Q/Q to 15.5%.
- Management expects FQ3 EPS of $0.24-$0.30 (vs. analyst consensus of $0.25) on revenue of $320M-$350M (well above the consensus of $317.4M). CEO Charles Liang expects "strong growth" in CY2014 with the upcoming launches of the TwinPro series with SAS 3 and NVMe.
- PR, Conference call at 5pm ET
at MarketWatch.com (Aug 5, 2014)