NYSE:UMC - United Microelectronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.03 -0.01 (-0.49 %)
(As of 05/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.03
Today's Range$2.02 - $2.04
52-Week Range$1.64 - $3.14
Volume371,431 shs
Average Volume540,697 shs
Market Capitalization$5.04 billion
P/E Ratio29.00
Dividend Yield4.03%
Beta0.87
United Microelectronics Corporation provides semiconductor wafer foundry solutions. The company operates through Wafer Fabrication and New Business segments. It provides circuit design, mask tooling, wafer fabrication, and assembly and testing services. The company also engages in the research, development, and manufacture of products in the solar energy and light-emitting diode industries. It serves fabless design companies, and integrated device manufacturers. The company operates primarily in Taiwan, Singapore, China, Japan, Europe, and the United States. United Microelectronics Corporation was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Hsinchu City, Taiwan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
CUSIPN/A
Phone886-3578-2258

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$4.92 billion
Cash Flow$0.7250 per share
Book Value$2.74 per share

Profitability

Net Income$250.82 million

Miscellaneous

Employees20,076
Outstanding Shares2,484,800,000
Market Cap$5.04 billion
Next Earnings Date7/24/2019 (Estimated)
OptionableOptionable

United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) Frequently Asked Questions

What is United Microelectronics' stock symbol?

United Microelectronics trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UMC."

How often does United Microelectronics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Microelectronics?

United Microelectronics announced an annual dividend on Friday, June 22nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be paid a dividend of $0.1179 per share on Tuesday, August 7th. This represents a dividend yield of 4%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 9th. This is a positive change from United Microelectronics's previous annual dividend of $0.08. View United Microelectronics' Dividend History.

How were United Microelectronics' earnings last quarter?

United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 24th. The semiconductor company reported $0.02 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.01) by $0.03. The semiconductor company had revenue of $32.58 billion for the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $32.76 billion. United Microelectronics had a return on equity of 2.31% and a net margin of 3.33%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 13.1% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the prior year, the company earned $0.28 EPS. View United Microelectronics' Earnings History.

When is United Microelectronics' next earnings date?

United Microelectronics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, July 24th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Microelectronics.

What price target have analysts set for UMC?

10 equities research analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for United Microelectronics' shares. Their forecasts range from $1.78 to $2.60. On average, they anticipate United Microelectronics' stock price to reach $2.19 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 7.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Microelectronics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Microelectronics?

10 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Microelectronics in the last year. There are currently 3 sell ratings and 7 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United Microelectronics.

Has United Microelectronics been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about UMC stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by monitoring more than six thousand blog and news sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. United Microelectronics earned a news sentiment score of 1.9 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 4.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are some of United Microelectronics' key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of United Microelectronics own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other United Microelectronics investors own include Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), Ford Motor (F), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Sprint (S), Editas Medicine (EDIT), Micron Technology (MU), Sirius XM (SIRI), Western Digital (WDC) and Alibaba Group (BABA).

Who are United Microelectronics' key executives?

United Microelectronics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Jia Cong Hung, Chairman, Chief Strategy Officer & Director (Age 59)
  • Mr. Jason S. Wang, Co-Pres & Director (Age 56)
  • Mr. Shan-Chieh Chien, Co-Pres & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. Qi Dong Liu, CFO, VP, Company Sec. & Director (Age 53)
  • Mr. Wen-Yang Chen, Chief Operating Officer (Age 66)

Who are United Microelectronics' major shareholders?

United Microelectronics' stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.65%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.35%), Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC (0.31%), Northern Trust Corp (0.14%), Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc. (0.12%) and FMR LLC (0.10%).

Which institutional investors are selling United Microelectronics stock?

UMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Wellington Management Group LLP, Segantii Capital Management Ltd, Mizuho Securities Co. Ltd., Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Milestone Group Inc. and Signaturefd LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying United Microelectronics stock?

UMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including FMR LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, BlackRock Inc., State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Northern Trust Corp, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Quadrant Capital Group LLC and Charles Schwab Investment Management Inc..

How do I buy shares of United Microelectronics?

Shares of UMC can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is United Microelectronics' stock price today?

One share of UMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.03.

How big of a company is United Microelectronics?

United Microelectronics has a market capitalization of $5.04 billion and generates $4.92 billion in revenue each year. United Microelectronics employs 20,076 workers across the globe.

What is United Microelectronics' official website?

The official website for United Microelectronics is http://www.umc.com.

How can I contact United Microelectronics?

United Microelectronics' mailing address is No. 3 Li-Hsin Road II Hsinchu Science Park, Hsinchu F5, . The semiconductor company can be reached via phone at 886-3578-2258 or via email at [email protected]


MarketBeat Community Rating for United Microelectronics (NYSE UMC)

Community Ranking:  1.9 out of 5 (star)
Outperform Votes:  208 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  330 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  538
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about United Microelectronics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe UMC will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe UMC will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 5/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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