NYSE:UMC - United Microelectronics Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$2.51 +0.03 (+1.21 %)
(As of 09/21/2018 02:32 PM ET)
Previous Close$2.53
Today's Range$2.51 - $2.53
52-Week Range$2.32 - $3.14
Volume6,701 shs
Average Volume731,502 shs
Market Capitalization$6.11 billion
P/E Ratio14.71
Dividend Yield3.27%
Beta0.51
United Microelectronics logoUnited Microelectronics Corp. engages in the semiconductor foundry business. It offers complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) logic wafers, mixed signal wafers, radio frequency complementary metal-oxide semiconductor wafers, embedded memory products, high voltage integrated circuits (ICs), and complementary metal-oxide semiconductor image sensors. The company was founded on May 22, 1980 and is headquartered in Hsinchu, Taiwan.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Semiconductors & related devices
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorComputer and Technology
SymbolNYSE:UMC
CUSIPN/A
Phone886-3578-2258

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.32
Current Ratio2.32
Quick Ratio2.02

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio14.71
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.01 billion
Price / Sales1.22
Cash Flow$0.8480 per share
Price / Cash2.96
Book Value$2.89 per share
Price / Book0.87

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net Income$326.47 million
Net Margins8.16%
Return on Equity5.74%
Return on Assets3.17%

Miscellaneous

Employees19,539
Outstanding Shares2,444,860,000
Market Cap$6.11 billion

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 paid 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) released its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The semiconductor company reported $0.05 earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.03. The semiconductor company earned $38.85 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $40.93 billion. United Microelectronics had a return on equity of 5.74% and a net margin of 8.16%. The business's revenue was up 3.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period last year, the firm posted $0.03 earnings per share. 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, October, 24th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for United Microelectronics.

What price target have analysts set for UMC?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued twelve-month price objectives for United Microelectronics' stock. Their forecasts range from $2.60 to $2.60. On average, they anticipate United Microelectronics' stock price to reach $2.60 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 3.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Microelectronics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Microelectronics?

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Microelectronics in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 1 buy rating for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold." View Analyst Ratings for United Microelectronics.

Who are some of United Microelectronics' key competitors?

Who are United Microelectronics' key executives?

United Microelectronics' management team includes the folowing people:
  • Shan Chieh Chien, Co-President, General Manager & Director
  • Shi Wang, General Manager & Director
  • Jason Wang, Co-President
  • Chi Tung Liu, Spokesman, Head-Finance & Accounting
  • An Pang Huang, Assistant Manager-Accounting

Has United Microelectronics been receiving favorable news coverage?

News headlines about UMC stock have been trending somewhat positive on Friday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research firm identifies positive and negative media coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. United Microelectronics earned a news impact score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news articles about the semiconductor company an impact score of 46.57 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View Recent Headlines for United Microelectronics.

Who are United Microelectronics' major shareholders?

United Microelectronics' stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Acadian Asset Management LLC (0.73%), Renaissance Technologies LLC (0.73%), FMR LLC (0.58%), Aperio Group LLC (0.44%), Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc. (0.10%) and Russell Investments Group Ltd. (0.09%).

Which major investors are selling United Microelectronics stock?

UMC stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Russell Investments Group Ltd., FMR LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Schwab Charles Investment Management Inc., NINE MASTS CAPITAL Ltd, Bessemer Group Inc. and World Asset Management Inc.

Which major investors are buying United Microelectronics stock?

UMC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Acadian Asset Management LLC, Renaissance Technologies LLC, Aperio Group LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Bank of Montreal Can, Jane Street Group LLC, Citadel Advisors LLC and Wetherby Asset Management Inc..

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 $2.51.

How big of a company is United Microelectronics?

United Microelectronics has a market capitalization of $6.11 billion and generates $5.01 billion in revenue each year. United Microelectronics employs 19,539 workers across the globe.

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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  184 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  282 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  466
MarketBeat'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.
This page was last updated on 9/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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