United Microelectronics Corporation Company Profile (NYSE:UMC)

About United Microelectronics Corporation

United Microelectronics Corporation 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: $1.92
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $1.84
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $1.85
  • 52-Week Range: $1.74 - $2.14
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 17.45
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 16.00
  • P/E Growth: 0.87
  • Market Cap: $4.69B
  • Outstanding Shares: 2,441,648,000
  • Beta: 0.71
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: 5.65%
  • Return on Equity: 3.80%
  • Return on Assets: 2.33%
Debt:
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.18%
  • Current Ratio: 1.28%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.08%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Hold Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

Analysts' Ratings History for United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/21/2016Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeBuy -> HoldView Rating Details
4/28/2016J P Morgan Chase & CoDowngradeOverweight -> NeutralView Rating Details
1/27/2016HSBC Holdings plcUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
12/21/2015MacquarieInitiated CoverageNeutralView Rating Details
(Data available from 2/22/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
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 Corporation (NYSE:UMC)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.11 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $0.12 EPS

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)
Annual Dividend:$0.06
Dividend Yield:3.13%
Dividend Growth:10.00% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:60.00% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
54.55% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
50.00% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for United Microelectronics Corporation (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 Corporation (NYSE:UMC)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Latest Headlines for United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC)
DateHeadline
4-traders.com logoUnited Microelectronics : Patent Issued for Method of Forming Semiconductor Device (USPTO 9564520) (NYSE:UMC)
www.4-traders.com - February 17 at 5:08 AM
News IconPanasonic and UMC want you to wear their chips (NYSE:UMC)
asia.nikkei.com - February 17 at 5:08 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for January 2017 (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - February 9 at 6:26 AM
News IconPanasonic and UMC sign ReRAM agreement (NYSE:UMC)
electronicsnews.com.au - February 6 at 11:52 PM
News IconUMC denies reports on employee poaching from China (NYSE:UMC)
www.chinapost.com.tw - February 6 at 11:52 PM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : February 2, 2017 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - February 3 at 6:32 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : February 2, 2017 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - February 3 at 6:32 AM
News IconPanasonic, UMC join to make advanced power-saving memory (NYSE:UMC)
asia.nikkei.com - February 1 at 7:11 AM
News IconWhat are analysts Suggestions on: Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) (NYSE:UMC)
twnewsjp.com - January 31 at 6:59 AM
News IconManufacturing unaffected by power outage (NYSE:UMC)
www.chinapost.com.tw - January 26 at 2:15 AM
News IconUMC's 28nm Ramp to Slip This Year (NYSE:UMC)
www.design-reuse.com - January 26 at 2:15 AM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Microelectronics Corp. :UMC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q4, 2016 By the Numbers : January 25, 2017 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - January 25 at 4:09 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:UMC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 25 at 8:08 AM
us.rd.yahoo.com logo5:21 am United Micro misses by NT$0.01 (NYSE:UMC)
us.rd.yahoo.com - January 25 at 8:08 AM
nasdaq.com logoWall Street Tends To Open Mixed (NYSE:UMC)
www.nasdaq.com - January 10 at 4:06 AM
News IconUMC December revenues up on year (NYSE:UMC)
www.digitimes.com - January 10 at 4:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Microelectronics Corporation to Report Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results on January 23, 2017 US Time (NYSE:UMC)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 4:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoHold UMC, buy TSMC: Expert (NYSE:UMC)
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 4:06 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for December 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - January 9 at 3:38 AM
News IconSilicon wafer suppliers hike contract prices by 10% for 1Q17 (NYSE:UMC)
www.digitimes.com - December 29 at 8:02 AM
4-traders.com logoCypress : Commences Volume Shipments of MCUs Based on eCT Embedded Flash Memory Manufactured at UMC (NYSE:UMC)
www.4-traders.com - December 20 at 5:44 PM
News IconUnited Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) Reviewed By Analysts (NYSE:UMC)
www.xboxonezone.com - December 18 at 3:47 AM
News IconSamsung Reportedly Mulls Foundry Spinoff (NYSE:UMC)
www.design-reuse.com - December 15 at 6:58 AM
capitalcube.com logoETFs with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : December 14, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - December 15 at 6:58 AM
rttnews.com logoUnited Microelectronics November Revenues Up 16.2% - Quick Facts (NYSE:UMC)
www.rttnews.com - December 10 at 11:37 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for November 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - December 9 at 2:19 AM
News IconPhotronics Receives Best Partner Award from UMC (NYSE:UMC)
andhranews.net - November 29 at 1:38 PM
News IconUMC opens new 12-inch wafer fab in China (NYSE:UMC)
evertiq.com - November 17 at 12:38 PM
4-traders.com logoUnited Microelectronics : UMC Holds Grand Opening Ceremony for New 12-Inch Wafer Fab in China (NYSE:UMC)
www.4-traders.com - November 16 at 8:25 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Holds Grand Opening Ceremony for New 12-Inch Wafer Fab in China (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 12:00 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoUMC Reports Sales for October 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
au.finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 11:08 AM
tmcnet.com logoHow These Semiconductor Stocks are Faring? -- Teradyne, Cree, Ambarella, and United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC)
www.tmcnet.com - November 3 at 12:28 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : October 31, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - October 31 at 7:47 PM
News IconThe Week In Review: Manufacturing (NYSE:UMC)
semiengineering.com - October 28 at 7:42 PM
4-traders.com logoUnited Microelectronics : UMC Statement on Recent Media Report (NYSE:UMC)
www.4-traders.com - October 28 at 7:42 PM
capitalcube.com logoUnited Microelectronics Corp. :UMC-US: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : October 28, 2016 (NYSE:UMC)
www.capitalcube.com - October 28 at 12:03 PM
publicnow.com logoUMC Statement on Recent Media Report (NYSE:UMC)
www.publicnow.com - October 27 at 11:21 AM
4-traders.com logoUnited Microelectronics : UMC Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:UMC)
www.4-traders.com - October 26 at 7:52 PM
nasdaq.com logoUnited Microelectronics Q3 Profit Surges (NYSE:UMC)
www.nasdaq.com - October 26 at 7:52 PM
businesswire.com logoUMC Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results (NYSE:UMC)
www.businesswire.com - October 26 at 7:52 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoUnited Microelectronics posts 3Q profit (NYSE:UMC)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - October 26 at 11:38 AM
4-traders.com logoUnited Microelectronics : Patent Issued for Semiconductor Device and Method for Fabricating the Same (USPTO 9466564) (NYSE:UMC)
www.4-traders.com - October 21 at 11:32 AM
News IconQualified Calibre PERC Rule Decks support UMC 28 nm technology. (NYSE:UMC)
news.thomasnet.com - October 21 at 11:32 AM
News IconUpdate on United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) for the day (NYSE:UMC)
twincountynews.com - October 15 at 8:13 AM
News IconPowerSlash IP Now Available on UMC's 55nm Ultra-Low-Power IoT Platform (NYSE:UMC)
www.sensorsmag.com - October 12 at 7:54 PM
News IconFaraday Offers PowerSlash on UMC Ultra-Low-Power IoT Platform (NYSE:UMC)
www.iotevolutionworld.com - October 12 at 7:54 PM
News IconFaraday's PowerSlash TM IP Now Available on UMC's 55nm Ultra-Low-Power IoT Platform (NYSE:UMC)
www.pressreleasepoint.com - October 12 at 7:54 PM
nasdaq.com logoUnited Microelectronics Corporation to Report Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results on October 26, 2 (NYSE:UMC)
m.nasdaq.com - October 12 at 7:54 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFaraday's PowerSlash(TM) IP Now Available on UMC's 55nm Ultra-Low-Power IoT Platform (NYSE:UMC)
finance.yahoo.com - October 12 at 12:49 PM
publicnow.com logoFaraday's PowerSlashTM IP Now Available on UMC's 55nm Ultra-Low-Power IoT Platform (NYSE:UMC)
www.publicnow.com - October 12 at 12:49 PM

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What is United Microelectronics Corporation's stock symbol?

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

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

United Microelectronics Corporation announced a dividend on Tuesday, June 21st. Stockholders 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.

Who owns United Microelectronics Corporation stock?

United Microelectronics Corporation's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.40%), Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.16%), State Street Corp (0.10%), Two Sigma Investments LP (0.03%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (0.02%) and Allianz Asset Management AG (0.01%).

Who sold United Microelectronics Corporation stock? Who is selling United Microelectronics Corporation stock?

United Microelectronics Corporation's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Allianz Asset Management AG, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Guggenheim Capital LLC and Wetherby Asset Management Inc..

Who bought United Microelectronics Corporation stock? Who is buying United Microelectronics Corporation stock?

United Microelectronics Corporation's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., Renaissance Technologies LLC, State Street Corp, Two Sigma Investments LP and Comerica Bank.

How do I buy United Microelectronics Corporation stock?

Shares of United Microelectronics Corporation 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 Corporation stock cost?

One share of United Microelectronics Corporation stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.92.

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Last Updated on 2/22/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff