The PC market is slumping, taking down many PC-centric stocks with it. But NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA), the leading graphics chip company, has so far managed to escape much of this turmoil. The stock recently surged on an earnings report that was far better than even the company expected, with revenue growing even as PC shipments crashed.

With that in mind, click through the following slideshow to see six reasons investors should consider adding shares of NVIDIA to their portfolios.

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