NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Teradata ( TDC) was one of tech's big winners during pre-market trading on Thursday after shredding Wall Street's expectations for its first-quarter results. The data warehousing specialist, which is one of TheStreet's top 'big data' stocks for 2012, brought in revenue of $613 million, a 21% hike on the prior year's quarter. Excluding items, Teradata earned 60 cents a share, up from 48 cents a share in the prior year's quarter. Analysts were looking for sales of $587.5 million and earnings of 56 cents a share. The numbers pushed Teradata's stock up $3.81, or 5.28%, to $76 in pre-market trading. Shares of Intel ( INTC) crept up 15 cents, or 0.51%, to $29.33 on Thursday after German chipmaker Infineon Technologies raised its full-year outlook, boosted by demand from car manufacturers. Intel was also one of the most active Nasdaq stocks in pre-market trading on share volume of 162,672. Apple ( AAPL) was another active stock on pre-market volume of 141,625. Shares of the iPhone maker rose $2.34, or 0.4%, to $588.32. -- Written by James Rogers in New York. >To follow the writer on Twitter, go to http://twitter.com/jamesjrogers. >To submit a news tip, send an email to: email@example.com. Check out our new tech blog, Tech Trends. Follow TheStreet Tech on your wireless devices.