United Microelectronics Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.34 (+3.34 %)
(As of 07/30/2021 12:00 AM ET)
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Volume9.65 million shs
Average Volume6.87 million shs
Market Capitalization$26.11 billion
P/E Ratio16.98
Dividend Yield2.11%
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About United Microelectronics

United Microelectronics Corporation operates as a semiconductor wafer foundry in Taiwan, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Japan, the United States, Europe, and internationally. It operates through Wafer Fabrication and New Business segments. The company provides circuit design, mask tooling, wafer fabrication, and assembly and testing services. It serves fabless design companies and integrated device manufacturers. United Microelectronics Corporation was incorporated in 1980 and is headquartered in Hsinchu City, Taiwan.


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Overall MarketRank

2.46 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

51st out of 1,649 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

10th out of 151 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 2.4Community Rank: 3.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 4.4 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -
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United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is United Microelectronics a buy right now?

8 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Microelectronics in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 sell rating, 6 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" United Microelectronics stock.
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When is United Microelectronics' next earnings date?

United Microelectronics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, November 4th 2021.
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How were United Microelectronics' earnings last quarter?

United Microelectronics Co. (NYSE:UMC) issued its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, July, 27th. The semiconductor company reported $0.18 earnings per share for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.14 by $0.04. United Microelectronics had a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 16.53% and a net margin of 20.65%.
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How has United Microelectronics' stock price been impacted by Coronavirus (COVID-19)?

United Microelectronics' stock was trading at $2.35 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UMC shares have increased by 348.1% and is now trading at $10.53.
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How often does United Microelectronics pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Microelectronics?

United Microelectronics declared an annual dividend on Friday, July 9th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, July 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.2854 per share on Friday, August 20th. This represents a yield of 2.3%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, July 21st. This is a positive change from United Microelectronics's previous annual dividend of $0.14.
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Is United Microelectronics a good dividend stock?

United Microelectronics pays an annual dividend of $0.22 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 2.16%. United Microelectronics does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of United Microelectronics is 52.38%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, United Microelectronics will have a dividend payout ratio of 32.84% next year. This indicates that United Microelectronics will be able to sustain or increase its dividend.
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What price target have analysts set for UMC?

8 analysts have issued 1-year price targets for United Microelectronics' stock. Their forecasts range from $5.30 to $7.30. On average, they anticipate United Microelectronics' stock price to reach $6.30 in the next twelve months. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 40.2%.
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Who are United Microelectronics' key executives?

United Microelectronics' management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Jia Cong Hung, Chairman & Chief Strategy Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Jason S. Wang, Co-Pres & Representative Director (Age 58)
  • Mr. Shan-Chieh Chien, Co-Pres & Representative Director (Age 63)
  • Mr. Qi Dong Liu, CFO, Sr. VP, Head of Corp. Governance & Company Sec. (Age 55)
  • Dr. Lucas S. Chang, Sr. VP & Gen. Counsel (Age 66)
  • Mr. Eric Chen, VP & Chief HR Officer
  • Mr. Ming Hsu, Exec. VP
  • WenChi Ting, Deputy Gen. Mang.
  • Mr. Steven Liu, Deputy Gen. Mang.
  • Zhen-Lun Zhang, Deputy Gen. Mang.

What is Shan-Chieh Chien and Jason Wang's approval rating as United Microelectronics' CEO?

17 employees have rated United Microelectronics CEO Shan-Chieh Chien and Jason Wang on Glassdoor.com. Shan-Chieh Chien and Jason Wang has an approval rating of 64% among United Microelectronics' employees.

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), Intel (INTC), QUALCOMM (QCOM), Cisco Systems (CSCO), NVIDIA (NVDA), OPKO Health (OPK), Pfizer (PFE), Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSM), Himax Technologies (HIMX) and Skyworks Solutions (SWKS).

What is United Microelectronics' stock symbol?

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

Who are United Microelectronics' major shareholders?

United Microelectronics' stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include TCW Group Inc. (0.01%) and BNC Wealth Management LLC (0.00%).

Which major investors are buying United Microelectronics stock?

UMC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including TCW Group Inc., and BNC Wealth Management LLC.

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 WeBull, Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.
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What is United Microelectronics' stock price today?

One share of UMC stock can currently be purchased for approximately $10.53.

How much money does United Microelectronics make?

United Microelectronics has a market capitalization of $26.11 billion and generates $6.21 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $814.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.42 on an earnings per share basis.

How many employees does United Microelectronics have?

United Microelectronics employs 19,386 workers across the globe.

Does United Microelectronics have any subsidiaries?

The following companies are subsidiares of United Microelectronics: Best Elite International Limited, ECP Vita Pte Ltd, Everrich (Shandong) Energy Co Ltd, Everrich Energy Investment (HK) Limited, Fortune Venture Capital Corp, Green Earth Limited, HeJian Technology (Suzhou) Co Ltd, Infoshine Technology Limited, MIE FUJITSU SEMICONDUCTOR LIMITED, NexPower Technology Corp, Oakwood Associates Limited, Omni Global Limited, Sino Paragon Limited, Soaring Capital Corp, TLC Capital Co Ltd, Tera Energy Development Co Ltd, UMC Capital (USA), UMC Capital Corp, UMC Group (USA), UMC Group Japan, UMC Investment (Samoa) Limited, UMC Korea Co Ltd, UMC Technology Japan Co Ltd, United Microchip Corporation, United Microelectronics (Europe) BV, United Microtechnology Corporation (California), United Microtechnology Corporation (New York), United Semiconductor (Xiamen) Co Ltd, United Semiconductor Japan Co Ltd, UnitedDS Semiconductor (Shandong) Co Ltd, Unitruth Advisor (Shanghai) Co Ltd, Wavetck Microelectronics Corporation, Wavetck Microelectronics Corporation (USA), and Wavetck Microelectronics Investment (Samoa) Limited.

When was United Microelectronics founded?

United Microelectronics was founded in 1980.

What is United Microelectronics' official website?

The official website for United Microelectronics is www.umc.com.

Where are United Microelectronics' headquarters?

United Microelectronics is headquartered at No. 3 Li-Hsin Road II Hsinchu Science Park, Hsinchu F5, .

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]

This page was last updated on 7/31/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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