United Microelectronics Corp Company Profile (NYSE:UMC)

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Rating(s), 2 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.50)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
4/28/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/27/2016HSBCUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/21/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/17/2015Credit Agricole SAUpgradeSell -> OutperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
1/12/2015Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/8/2014Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> BuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
11/24/2014Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
10/29/2014Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$14.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/31/2014Citigroup Inc.DowngradeNeutral -> SellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 7/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallActions
7/27/2016Q216$0.03ViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2016Q116$0.13$0.00$33.84 billion$34.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/27/2016Q415$0.12$0.04$33.71 billion$33.85 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/28/2015Q315$0.02$0.02$1.10 billion$1.07 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/29/2015Q215$0.04$0.06$1.24 billion$1.23 billionViewListenView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/29/2015Q115$0.05$0.05$1.20 billion$1.20 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/28/2015Q414$0.03$0.06$1.18 billion$1.18 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/29/2014Q314$0.05$0.04$1.16 billion$1.16 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/30/2014Q214$0.04$0.05ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/24/2014Q413$0.01$898.70 million$1.03 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/30/2013Q313$0.03$0.05$839.40 million$1.13 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/7/2013Q213$0.03ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
5/8/2013Q113$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
2/6/2013Q412$0.02$0.02$920.05 million$898.70 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/31/2012Q312$0.06$0.19$974.39 million$973.22 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
7/25/2012$0.22$0.24ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/25/2012$0.08$0.11ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
10/26/2011$0.13$0.16ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
8/3/2011$0.28$0.26ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
4/27/2011$0.06$0.06ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
1/26/2011$0.08$0.09ViewN/AView Earnings Details  Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
Annual Dividend:$0.06
Dividend Yield:3.17%
Payout Ratio:54.55% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
15.79% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
Dividend Growth:0.50% (3 Year Average)

Dividend History for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/21/2016$0.067/12/20167/14/20168/18/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2014annual$0.000.07%7/7/20147/9/20148/14/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/25/2013annual$0.073.22%7/8/20137/10/20138/15/2013Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
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07/27/16 07:29 PMUMC Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results
07/27/16 07:29 PMUnited Microelectronics Q2 Profit Falls
07/13/16 04:00 AMUnited Microelectronics Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results on July 27, 2016 US Time - [GlobeNewswire] - TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 13, 2016-- United Microelectronics Corporation;, a leading independent semiconductor foundry, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss second quarter 2016 results on Wednesday, ...
07/08/16 06:57 PMUnited Microelectronics : Patent Issued for Electrostatic Discharge Protection Structure and Fabricating Method (USPTO 9378958)
07/08/16 06:57 PMUMC June Revenues Up 12.16% - Quick Facts
07/07/16 03:05 AMUMC Reports Sales for June 2016 - [Business Wire] - TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) (“UMC”), today reported unaudited net sales for the month of June 2016. Revenues for June 2016 Period 2016 ...
07/02/16 06:28 PMConcert to mark Mt. Zion UMC's 140th anniversary; other churches clate summer concerts
07/02/16 06:28 PM‘Patriots by the Pond’ at Seaville UMC July 30
07/02/16 09:37 AMCentral UMC draws 300 for patriotic tribute
07/02/16 09:37 AMMt. Etna UMC fellowship already plans holiday bazaar
07/02/16 09:37 AMVBS Wesley UMC and Grace Lighthouse Fellowship
07/02/16 09:37 AMAshland UMC welcomes new pastor
07/02/16 09:37 AMMethodist ministers must be ready to move – sometimes quickly
07/02/16 09:37 AMUMC Teambackers Golf Classic set for July 16 at Minakwa
06/30/16 03:11 PMETF’s with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : June 30, 2016 -
06/30/16 12:02 PMUnited Microelectronics Corp. : UMC-US: Dividend Analysis : July 14th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : June 30, 2016 -
06/14/16 06:49 AMUMC – United Microelectronics Corporation: UMC Shareholders Approve NT$0.55 Cash Dividend at Annual Shareholders’ Meeting
06/08/16 10:10 AMUMC Shareholders Approve NT$0.55 Cash Dividend at Annual Shareholders Meeting
06/08/16 10:10 AMUMC Reports Sales for May 2016
06/08/16 10:10 AMUnited Microelectronics May Revenues Down 1.75%
06/08/16 01:45 AMBRIEF-UMC reports May sales of T$12.7 mln versus T$12.9 mln - June 8 (Reuters) - United Microelectronics Corp * Says May sales of T$12.7 million versus T$12.9 million * Reports sales for May 2016 Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: )
06/07/16 04:18 AMUMC Shareholders Approve NT$0.55 Cash Dividend at Annual Shareholders’ Meeting - [at noodls] - Taipei, Taiwan, R.O.C. - June 7, 2016 - United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ('UMC'), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today held its 2016 annual shareholders' meeting. ... ...
05/29/16 01:33 PMBiometric Startup Sensifree Raises $5M - TransLink Capital led the investment with participation from existing and new investors, including UMC Capital, a subsidiary of United Microelectronics Corp. and an undisclosed strategic investor. The investment adds to seed investment made by Samsung’s ...
05/25/16 01:07 PMIsraeli biometric sensing co Sensifree raises $5m - TransLink Capital led the investment with participation from existing and new investors, including UMC Capital, a subsidiary of United Microelectronics Corp. (NYSE: UMC) and an undisclosed strategic investor. The investment adds to seed investment made by ...
05/25/16 01:07 PMREMINDER: MEDIA ALERT: Kilopass to Exhibit at UMC 2016 Technology Forum in Japan - Will exhibit at the United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) Technology Forum in Japan, showcasing its antifuse eNVM IP's ultra-low power and high-performance features, fast access speed, megabits of capacity, more than 10 years of data retention and ...
05/25/16 01:07 PM28nm HPM production lines at TSMC, UMC to run at full capacity until 3Q16, says paper - and United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) will run at full capacity until the end of the third quarter of 2016, according to a Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) report. Orders for baseband chips for the next-generation iPhone from Qualcomm ...
05/24/16 01:31 PMSensifree Secures $5M in Series A Financing Led by TransLink Capital - TransLink Capital led the investment round with participation from existing and new investors, including UMC Capital, a subsidiary of United Microelectronics Corp. (NYSE: UMC) and an undisclosed strategic investor. The investment adds to seed investment ...
05/24/16 01:16 AMUMC Holds 2016 Japan Technology Forum - [at noodls] - 'Innovation by Collaboration' and competitive process technologies are key topics to be highlighted Tokyo, Japan, May 24, 2016 - United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TSE: 2303) ('UMC'), a leading ...
05/20/16 01:19 PMTwo Stocks to Track: FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) - Street Updates - Two Stocks to Track: FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLIR) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)Street UpdatesIn the past trading session, United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) ended trading session lower at $1.76 with -2.22%. The company traded a volume of 663.87 thousand shares as comparison to average volume of 901.49 thousand shares. During ...and more »
05/18/16 01:37 PMTwo Stocks to Watch: Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ:MSCC) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) - Street Updates - Two Stocks to Watch: Microsemi Corporation (NASDAQ:MSCC) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)Street UpdatesUnited Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) moved in red zone with decline of -0.01 points or -0.56% to $1.79. The company has a market worth of $4.44B.Total 723.61 thousand shares were exchanged in last trading session as opposed to average ...and more »
05/17/16 01:50 PMNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) - Share Trading News - Street RegisterNext Weeks Broker Price Targets For United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)Share Trading News01/30/2015 – United Microelectronics Corporation was upgraded to “outperform” by analysts at Zacks. They now have a USD 2.6 price target on the stock. 01/12/2015 – United Microelectronics Corporation was downgraded to “neutral” by analysts at Credit ...Latest Analysts Score of Stocks: Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) , CenturyLink, Inc. (NYSE:CTL)Street Updatesall 728 news articles »
05/17/16 01:50 PMUnited Microelectronics : UMC Adopts ProPlus Design Solutions' 9812D 1/f Noise Characterization System - SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwired - May 17, 2016) - ProPlus Design Solutions Inc. today announced that United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC) (TWSE: 2303) ("UMC"), a leading global semiconductor foundry, has adopted its 9812D wafer-level 1/f noise ...
05/17/16 10:00 AMUMC Adopts ProPlus Design Solutions' 9812D 1/f Noise Characterization System - [Marketwired] - ProPlus Design Solutions Inc. today announced that United Microelectronics Corporation , a leading global semiconductor foundry, has adopted its 9812D wafer-level 1/f noise characterization system.
05/12/16 07:44 AMTaiwan stocks extend losses; UMC jumps on share buyback plan - Contract chip maker United Microelectronics Corp was a bright spot with a gain of 2 percent. UMC plans to buy back up to 200 million shares, it informed the Taiwan Stock Exchange in a statement on Wednesday. The Taiwan dollar firmed T$0.012 to T$32.516 per ...
05/11/16 06:51 AMMEDIA ALERT: Kilopass to Exhibit at UMC 2016 Technology Forum in Japan - Will exhibit at the United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) Technology Forum in Japan, showcasing its antifuse eNVM IP's ultra-low power and high-performance features, fast access speed, megabits of capacity, more than 10 years of data retention and ...
05/09/16 07:13 AMUnited Microelectronics April Net Sales Down - Quick Facts - (RTTNews.com) - Taiwanese Semiconductor foundry United Microelectronics Corp. ( UMC) reported Monday that its net sales for the month of April declined 17.33 percent to NT$10.76 billion from last year's NT$13.02 billion. Net sales for the January to April ...
05/09/16 02:41 AM3:41 am United Micro reports April revs declined 17.3% YoY to NT$10.76 bln -
05/09/16 01:19 AMUMC Reports Sales for April 2016 - [Business Wire] - TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) (“UMC”), today reported unaudited net sales for the month of April 2016. The company's 2015 annual report on ...
05/06/16 07:24 AMUnited Microelectronics : Patent Issued for Metal Gate Structure and Method of Making the Same (USPTO 9324620) - The assignee for this patent, patent number 9324620, is UNITED MICROELECTRONICS CORP. (Science-Based Industrial Park ... 05/03 UNITED MICROELECTRONICS: UMC Fab 12i Receives ISO 22301 BCM Certification 04/28 UNITED MICROELECTRONICS: Patent Issued for ...
05/03/16 01:48 PMETF’s with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : May 3, 2016 -
05/03/16 03:40 AMUMC Fab 12i Receives ISO 22301 BCM Certification - [at noodls] - Hsinchu, Taiwan, April 29, 2016 - United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE: UMC; TWSE: 2303) ('UMC'), a leading global semiconductor foundry, today announced that its Fab 12i located in Singapore has ...
05/02/16 10:30 AMUnited Microelectronics Corp. :UMC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2016 By the Numbers -
05/02/16 07:14 AMInvestors Trading Alert: MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) - Street Updates - Investors Trading Alert: MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)Street UpdatesIn the past trading session, United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) highlighted downward shift of +0.00% or +0.00 points to $1.89. The company traded a volume of 890.93 thousand shares over average volume of 806.81 thousand shares. Trailing ...and more »
04/29/16 07:56 AMInvestors Spotlight: Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) - Street Updates - Investors Spotlight: Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) , United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)Street UpdatesPalo Alto Networks, Inc. (NYSE:PANW) diminished -2.93%, closing at $151.44 after floating between $151.10 and $157.27. The company has market capitalization of $13.38B. It has twelve month low of $111.09 and twelve month high of $200.55. The recent ...and more »
04/29/16 07:56 AMQ1 Results: United Microelectronics Corp (UMC) - share market updates (press release) - Q1 Results: United Microelectronics Corp (UMC)share market updates (press release)Shares of United Microelectronics Corp (ADR) (NYSE:UMC) ended Thursday session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.06 points or -3.08% at $1.89 with 1.30 million shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $1.91, the shares ...Latest Analyst Ratings For United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)Share Trading Newsall 2 news articles »
04/28/16 07:20 AMUMC: Business to Bounce Back This Year - TAIPEI—United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC), the world’s third-largest foundry, said that by the second half of 2016, it expects business to recover from a slump that impacted demand for communications chips starting last year. UMC’s forecast matches ...
04/27/16 08:38 AMQ1 Conference Call Data: United Microelectronics Corp (UMC) - share market updates (press release) - Q1 Conference Call Data: United Microelectronics Corp (UMC)share market updates (press release)Shares of United Microelectronics Corp (ADR) (NYSE:UMC) closed at $1.99 with 168,842.00 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $1.98, the shares hit an intraday low of $1.98 and an intraday high of $2.00 and the price vacillated in this ...United Microelectronics Corp (ADR) (UMC) Releases Earnings Results, Misses Expectations By $-0.11 EPSMarket Digestall 2 news articles »
04/27/16 08:38 AMUnited Micro Electronics Q1 Earnings Drop - Quick Facts - (RTTNews.com) - United Micro Electronics Reports Q1 Revenue Of NT$34.40 Bln, Down 8.6% [] Semiconductor foundry United Micro Electronics Corp. ( UMC) Wednesday reported that its first-quarter net income attributable to stockholders of the parent fell to NT ...
04/21/16 12:04 PMUNITED MICROELECTRONICS CORP Financials -
04/13/16 04:00 AMUnited Microelectronics Corporation to Report First Quarter 2016 Financial Results on April 27, 2016 US Time - [GlobeNewswire] - TAIPEI, Taiwan, April 13, 2016-- United Microelectronics Corporation, a leading independent semiconductor foundry, will hold its quarterly conference call to discuss first quarter 2016 results on Wednesday, ...

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About United Microelectronics Corp

United Microelectronics Corp logoUnited Microelectronics Corporation is a global semiconductor foundry that provides technology and manufacturing for applications spanning various sectors of the integrated circuit (IC) industry. The Company operates through two segments: wafer fabrication and new business. The primary operating activity of the Company's wafer fabrication segment is the manufacture of chips to the design specifications of its customers by using its own processes and techniques. The new business segment primarily includes researching, developing, manufacturing, and providing solar energy and new generation light-emitting diode (LED). The Company provides turnkey solutions, testing services, package solution development and product yield management service. The Company maintains a customer base across various industries, including communication, consumer electronics, computer, memory and others. The Company also provides design support services.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Computer and Technology
  • Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NYSE
  • Symbol: UMC
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.91
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1.97
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1.95
  • P/E Ratio: 19.89
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $4.66B
  • Beta: 1.1
  • Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11 EPS
  • Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.38 EPS
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