Nvidia Corporation achieved a significant milestone, surpassing Microsoft to become the largest U.S. company by market capitalization. 

This remarkable ascent underscores Nvidia's rapid growth and the burgeoning influence of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies in the modern economy. 

Nvidia, renowned primarily for its graphics processing units (GPUs), has seen its stock skyrocket over the past two years. 

The company's focus on AI and data center technologies has paid off immensely. 

On June 5, Nvidia's market capitalization reached an impressive $3.019 trillion, edging out Apple's $2.99 trillion and positioning itself just behind Microsoft's $3.15 trillion. 

A significant driver behind Nvidia's growth is the global AI boom. 

Nvidia's stock has been a standout performer on Wall Street. The company saw a 239% increase in its stock price in 2023, followed by a further 147% rise in 2024. 

Under the leadership of CEO Jensen Huang, Nvidia has strategically positioned itself at the forefront of the AI revolution.  

The demand for AI capabilities in various sectors, from autonomous vehicles to healthcare 

In addition to hardware, Nvidia's software solutions and platforms, such as the Rubin AI chip platform expected to launch in 2026, promise to maintain its competitive edge.