United Microelectronics Corp Company Profile (NYSE:UMC)

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 Company's new business segment primarily includes researching, developing, manufacturing, and providing solar energy and new generation light-emitting diode (LED). The Company provides solutions, testing services, package solution development and product yield management services. 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
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $1.87
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1.88
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1.94
  • 52-Week Range: $2,441,600,000.00 - $1.62
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 20.78
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.38
  • P/E Growth: 0.94
  • Market Cap: $4.57B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,441,600,000
  • Beta: 1.1
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.40)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/21/2016Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/28/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/27/2016HSBCUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
12/21/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
12/17/2015Credit Agricole SAUpgradeSell -> OutperformView Rating Details
1/12/2015Credit Suisse Group AGDowngradeOutperform -> NeutralView Rating Details
12/8/2014Bank of America Corp.UpgradeUnderperform -> BuyView Rating Details
11/24/2014Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform -> Market PerformView Rating Details
10/29/2014Deutsche Bank AGUpgradeHold -> Buy$14.00 -> $15.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/24/2014 forward)

Earnings

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

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.10 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.13 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
Annual Dividend:$0.06
Dividend Yield:3.21%
Dividend Growth:0.50% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:60.00% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
46.15% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/21/2016$0.067/12/20167/14/20168/18/2016
6/25/2014annual$0.000.07%7/7/20147/9/20148/14/2014
6/25/2013annual$0.073.22%7/8/20137/10/20138/15/2013
(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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capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : September 14, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - September 14 at 12:16 PM
News IconUMC forges strategic partnership with APM (NYSE:UMC)
evertiq.com - September 9 at 7:49 AM
rttnews.com logoUnited Microelectronics August Revenues Up 6.09% (NYSE:UMC)
www.rttnews.com - September 9 at 7:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for August 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - September 9 at 7:49 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Selected as a DJSI Global Component for Ninth Consecutive Year (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - September 8 at 11:49 AM
News IconSEMI Recognizes UMC CEO, Po Wen Yen, for Sustainable Semiconductor Manufacturing Leadership (NYSE:UMC)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - September 7 at 8:01 PM
News IconTerry Guo denies applying for Singapore citizenship (NYSE:UMC)
www.digitimes.com - September 6 at 7:57 AM
investors.com logoUnited Microelectronics hooks up with MEMS specialist (NYSE:UMC)
www.proactiveinvestors.com - September 6 at 7:57 AM
publicnow.com logoUMC Forges Strategic Partnership with APM to Enhance MEMS Service Capabilities (NYSE:UMC)
www.publicnow.com - September 5 at 8:00 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : August 24, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - August 24 at 7:47 PM
News IconUMC's John Hsuan eyes biotech market across straits (NYSE:UMC)
www.chinadaily.com.cn - August 22 at 8:16 AM
News IconWhat Transistors Will Look Like At 5nm (NYSE:UMC)
semiengineering.com - August 18 at 8:15 PM
reuters.com logoBRIEF-UMC's Xiamen subsidiary orders machinery equipment from Applied Materials (NYSE:UMC)
www.reuters.com - August 17 at 8:21 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Microelectronics Corp. :UMC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q2, 2016 By the Numbers : August 10, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - August 10 at 11:14 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for July 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
in.finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 11:28 AM
News IconTSMC capex hike to prompt capacity ramps by foundry houses in Taiwan and China (NYSE:UMC)
www.digitimes.com - August 1 at 8:01 AM
publicnow.com logoUMC Qualifies 0.18um BCD Process for Most Stringent AEC-Q100 Grade-0 Automotive ICs (NYSE:UMC)
www.publicnow.com - August 1 at 2:18 AM
News IconUMC Sees Jump in 28nm Demand | EE Times (NYSE:UMC)
www.topix.com - July 30 at 7:12 PM
stockhouse.com logoUMC Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:UMC)
www.stockhouse.com - July 27 at 8:29 PM
rttnews.com logoUnited Microelectronics Q2 Profit Falls (NYSE:UMC)
www.rttnews.com - July 27 at 8:29 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Microelectronics Corporation to Report Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results on July 27, 2016 US Time (NYSE:UMC)
finance.yahoo.com - July 13 at 5:00 AM
4-traders.com logoUnited Microelectronics : Patent Issued for Electrostatic Discharge Protection Structure and Fabricating Method (USPTO 9378958) (NYSE:UMC)
www.4-traders.com - July 8 at 7:57 PM
nasdaq.com logoUMC June Revenues Up 12.16% - Quick Facts (NYSE:UMC)
www.nasdaq.com - July 8 at 7:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for June 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - July 7 at 4:05 AM
News IconConcert to mark Mt. Zion UMC's 140th anniversary; other churches clate summer concerts (NYSE:UMC)
lancasteronline.com - July 2 at 7:28 PM
News Icon‘Patriots by the Pond’ at Seaville UMC July 30 (NYSE:UMC)
www.shorenewstoday.com - July 2 at 7:28 PM
News IconCentral UMC draws 300 for patriotic tribute (NYSE:UMC)
www.scnow.com - July 2 at 10:37 AM
News IconMt. Etna UMC fellowship already plans holiday bazaar (NYSE:UMC)
www.huntingtoncountytab.com - July 2 at 10:37 AM
News IconVBS Wesley UMC and Grace Lighthouse Fellowship (NYSE:UMC)
wareham-ma.villagesoup.com - July 2 at 10:37 AM
News IconAshland UMC welcomes new pastor (NYSE:UMC)
www.newspressnow.com - July 2 at 10:37 AM
News IconMethodist ministers must be ready to move – sometimes quickly (NYSE:UMC)
www.timesfreepress.com - July 2 at 10:37 AM
News IconUMC Teambackers Golf Classic set for July 16 at Minakwa (NYSE:UMC)
www.crookstontimes.com - July 2 at 10:37 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : June 30, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - June 30 at 4:11 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Microelectronics Corp. : UMC-US: Dividend Analysis : July 14th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : June 30, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - June 30 at 1:02 PM
twst.com logoUMC – United Microelectronics Corporation: UMC Shareholders Approve NT$0.55 Cash Dividend at Annual Shareholders’ Meeting (NYSE:UMC)
www.twst.com - June 14 at 7:49 AM
News IconUMC Shareholders Approve NT$0.55 Cash Dividend at Annual Shareholders Meeting (NYSE:UMC)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - June 8 at 11:10 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for May 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
in.finance.yahoo.com - June 8 at 11:10 AM
rttnews.com logoUnited Microelectronics May Revenues Down 1.75% (NYSE:UMC)
www.rttnews.com - June 8 at 11:10 AM
feeds.reuters.com logoBRIEF-UMC reports May sales of T$12.7 mln versus T$12.9 mln (NYSE:UMC)
feeds.reuters.com - June 8 at 2:45 AM
publicnow.com logoUMC Shareholders Approve NT$0.55 Cash Dividend at Annual Shareholders’ Meeting (NYSE:UMC)
www.publicnow.com - June 7 at 5:18 AM
News IconBiometric Startup Sensifree Raises $5M (NYSE:UMC)
news.nocamels.com - May 29 at 2:33 PM
News IconIsraeli biometric sensing co Sensifree raises $5m (NYSE:UMC)
www.globes.co.il - May 25 at 2:07 PM
News IconREMINDER: MEDIA ALERT: Kilopass to Exhibit at UMC 2016 Technology Forum in Japan (NYSE:UMC)
www.virtual-strategy.com - May 25 at 2:07 PM
News Icon28nm HPM production lines at TSMC, UMC to run at full capacity until 3Q16, says paper (NYSE:UMC)
www.digitimes.com - May 25 at 2:07 PM
News IconSensifree Secures $5M in Series A Financing Led by TransLink Capital (NYSE:UMC)
www.virtual-strategy.com - May 24 at 2:31 PM
publicnow.com logoUMC Holds 2016 Japan Technology Forum (NYSE:UMC)
www.publicnow.com - May 24 at 2:16 AM
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www.streetupdates.com - May 20 at 2:19 PM
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www.streetupdates.com - May 18 at 2:37 PM
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www.sharetrading.news - May 17 at 2:50 PM
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www.4-traders.com - May 17 at 2:50 PM

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Last Updated on 9/24/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff