United Microelectronics Corporation is a global semiconductor foundry. The Company provides integrated circuit (IC) production for applications spanning every sector of the electronics 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 maintains a customer base across various industries, including communication, consumer electronics, computer, memory and others, while focusing on manufacturing for applications, including networking, telecommunications, Internet, multimedia, personal computers (PCs) and graphics.
Industry, Sector and Symbol:
- Sector: Computer and Technology
- Industry: Semiconductor Equipment & Materials
- Sub-Industry: N/A
- Symbol: NYSE:UMC
- CUSIP: N/A
- Web: www.umc.com
- Market Cap: $5.03 billion
- Outstanding Shares: 2,441,600,000
- 50 Day Moving Avg: $1.98
- 200 Day Moving Avg: $1.90
- 52 Week Range: $1.74 - $2.11
Sales & Book Value:
- Trailing P/E Ratio: 15.26
- Foreward P/E Ratio: 14.71
- P/E Growth: 0.92
- Annual Revenue: $5.01 billion
- Price / Sales: 1.00
- Book Value: $2.93 per share
- Price / Book: 0.70
- Annual Dividend: $0.06
- Dividend Yield: 4.4%
- EBIDTA: $1.91 billion
- Net Margins: 5.65%
- Return on Equity: 3.80%
- Return on Assets: 2.33%
- Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.18%
- Current Ratio: 1.28%
- Quick Ratio: 1.08%
- Average Volume: 1.98 million shs.
- Beta: 0.71
- Short Ratio: 9.54
Frequently Asked Questions for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
What is United Microelectronics Corp's stock symbol?
United Microelectronics Corp trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "UMC."
How often does United Microelectronics Corp pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for United Microelectronics Corp?
United Microelectronics Corp declared a dividend on Tuesday, June 21st. Investors of record on Thursday, July 14th will be paid a dividend of $0.061 per share on Thursday, August 18th. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, July 12th. View United Microelectronics Corp's Dividend History.
How were United Microelectronics Corp's earnings last quarter?
United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC) posted its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 27th. The company reported $0.00 EPS for the quarter, missing the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.13 by $0.13. The business had revenue of $34.40 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $33.84 billion. United Microelectronics Corp had a net margin of 5.65% and a return on equity of 3.80%. The firm's quarterly revenue was down 8.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the previous year, the company posted $0.32 EPS. View United Microelectronics Corp's Earnings History.
Are investors shorting United Microelectronics Corp?
United Microelectronics Corp saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 25,479,519 shares, an increase of 39.4% from the April 28th total of 18,275,466 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 2,756,003 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 9.2 days.
Who are some of United Microelectronics Corp's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to United Microelectronics Corp include IPG Photonics (IPGP), Teradyne (TER), Universal Display (OLED), Siliconware Precision Industries (SPIL), Entegris (ENTG), Cree (CREE), Ambarella (AMBA), Brooks Automation (BRKS), Kulicke and Soffa Industries (KLIC), Oclaro (OCLR), Veeco Instruments (VECO), Ultratech (UTEK), Nanometrics Incorporated (NANO), Photronics (PLAB), Nova Measuring Instruments (NVMI), Axcelis Technologies (ACLS), Xcerra Corp (XCRA) and Cohu (COHU).
Who owns United Microelectronics Corp stock?
United Microelectronics Corp's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (0.00%), Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.73%), Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.64%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.00%), Karp Capital Management Corp (0.38%) and Morgan Stanley (0.00%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for United Microelectronics Corp.
Who sold United Microelectronics Corp stock? Who is selling United Microelectronics Corp stock?
Who bought United Microelectronics Corp stock? Who is buying United Microelectronics Corp stock?
United Microelectronics Corp's stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Karp Capital Management Corp, Morgan Stanley, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Renaissance Technologies LLC, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC, Segantii Capital Management Ltd, Vanguard Group Inc. and Highbridge Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for United Microelectronics Corp.
How do I buy United Microelectronics Corp stock?
Shares of United Microelectronics Corp can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.
How much does a share of United Microelectronics Corp stock cost?
One share of United Microelectronics Corp stock can currently be purchased for approximately $2.06.
Earnings History for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)Earnings History by Quarter for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|4/27/2016||Q116||$0.13||$0.00||$33.84 billion||$34.40 billion||View||Listen|
|1/27/2016||Q415||$0.12||$0.04||$33.71 billion||$33.85 billion||View||Listen|
|10/28/2015||Q315||$0.02||$0.02||$1.10 billion||$1.07 billion||View||Listen|
|7/29/2015||Q215||$0.04||$0.06||$1.24 billion||$1.23 billion||View||Listen|
|4/29/2015||Q115||$0.05||$0.05||$1.20 billion||$1.20 billion||View||N/A|
|1/28/2015||Q414||$0.03||$0.06||$1.18 billion||$1.18 billion||View||N/A|
|10/29/2014||Q314||$0.05||$0.04||$1.16 billion||$1.16 billion||View||N/A|
|1/24/2014||Q413||$0.01||$898.70 million||$1.03 billion||View||N/A|
|10/30/2013||Q313||$0.03||$0.05||$839.40 million||$1.13 billion||View||N/A|
|2/6/2013||Q412||$0.02||$0.02||$920.05 million||$898.70 million||View||N/A|
|10/31/2012||Q312||$0.06||$0.19||$974.39 million||$973.22 million||View||N/A|
Earnings Estimates for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.14 EPS
Current Dividend Information for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
|Most Recent Dividend:||8/18/2016|
|Dividend Growth:||10.00% (3 Year Average)|
|Payout Ratio:||60.00% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
54.55% (Based on This Year's Estimates)
42.86% (Based on Next Year's Estimates)
Dividend History by Quarter for United Microelectronics Corp (NYSE:UMC)
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Announced||Period||Amount||Yield||Ex-Dividend Date||Record Date||Payable Date|
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