NYSE:UMC - United Microelectronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $1.81 +0.02 (+1.12 %) (As of 12/13/2018 10:45 AM ET)Previous Close$1.79Today's Range$1.80 - $1.8252-Week Range$1.64 - $3.14Volume152,182 shsAverage Volume1.14 million shsMarket Capitalization$4.28 billionP/E Ratio12.50Dividend Yield4.67%Beta0.91 ProfileDiscussionAnalyst RatingsChartDividendEarningsFinancialsInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email 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. Receive UMC News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for UMC and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NYSE Industry Semiconductors & related devices Sub-IndustryN/A SectorComputer and Technology Current SymbolNYSE:UMC Previous Symbol CUSIPN/A Webwww.umc.com Phone886-3578-2258 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32 Current Ratio2.72 Quick Ratio2.38 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio12.50 Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$5.01 billion Price / Sales0.88 Cash Flow$0.8744 per share Price / Cash Flow2.07 Book Value$2.89 per share Price / Book0.63 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$326.47 million Net Margins6.93% Return on Equity4.94% Return on Assets2.74% Miscellaneous Employees20,076 Outstanding Shares2,444,860,000Market Cap$4.28 billion 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. Shareholders of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be given a dividend of $0.1179 per share on Tuesday, August 7th. This represents a yield of 4%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, July 9th. This is an increase 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) announced its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, October, 24th. The semiconductor company reported $0.02 earnings per share for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of $0.04 by $0.02. The semiconductor company earned $39.39 billion during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $39.72 billion. United Microelectronics had a net margin of 6.93% and a return on equity of 4.94%. The firm's quarterly revenue was up 4.5% compared to the same quarter last year. 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, January 23rd 2019. View Earnings Estimates for United Microelectronics. What price target have analysts set for UMC? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for United Microelectronics' stock. 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 21.0% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Microelectronics. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Microelectronics? 9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Microelectronics in the last year. There are currently 4 sell ratings and 5 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 coverage about UMC stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie reports. The research group identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. United Microelectronics earned a news impact score of 2.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the semiconductor company a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent media coverage is extremely likely to have an effect on the company's share price in the immediate future. Who are some of United Microelectronics' key competitors? Some companies that are related to United Microelectronics include Microchip Technology (MCHP), Maxim Integrated Products (MXIM), STMicroelectronics (STM), Skyworks Solutions (SWKS), Marvell Technology Group (MRVL), ASE Technology (ASX), Qorvo (QRVO), ON Semiconductor (ON), IPG Photonics (IPGP), Integrated Device Technology (IDTI), Monolithic Power Systems (MPWR), Mellanox Technologies (MLNX), Cypress Semiconductor (CY), Cree (CREE) and First Solar (FSLR). Who are United Microelectronics' key executives? United Microelectronics' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Jia Cong Hung, Chairman, Chief Strategy Officer & Director (Age 58)Mr. Jason S. Wang, Co-Pres & Director (Age 55)Mr. Shan-Chieh Chien, Co-Pres & Director (Age 60)Mr. Qi Dong Liu, Director, CFO & VP (Age 52)Mr. Wen-Yang Chen, Chief Operating Officer (Age 65) Who are United Microelectronics' major shareholders? United Microelectronics' stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (1.22%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.71%), Aperio Group LLC (0.41%), OZ Management LP (0.08%), Segantii Capital Management Ltd (0.03%) and Jane Street Group LLC (0.03%). Which institutional investors are selling United Microelectronics stock? UMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Vanguard Group Inc., Aperio Group LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Hsbc Holdings PLC, Mitsubishi UFJ Trust & Banking Corp, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP and NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd. Which institutional investors are buying United Microelectronics stock? UMC stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Segantii Capital Management Ltd, BlackRock Inc., OZ Management LP, Morgan Stanley, Highbridge Capital Management LLC, State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D, Jane Street Group LLC and Connor Clark & Lunn Investment Management Ltd.. 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 $1.81. How big of a company is United Microelectronics? United Microelectronics has a market capitalization of $4.28 billion and generates $5.01 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 ()Outperform Votes: 193 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 305 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 498MarketBeat'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. 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