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

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$2.10 -0.06 (-2.78 %)
(As of 10/19/2018 02:48 AM ET)
Previous Close$2.16
Today's Range$2.10 - $2.15
52-Week Range$2.10 - $3.14
Volume1.71 million shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$6.31 billion
P/E Ratio15.18
Dividend Yield3.80%
Beta0.51
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.

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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 Ratio15.18
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$5.01 billion
Price / Sales1.02
Cash Flow$0.6885 per share
Price / Cash3.05
Book Value$2.89 per share
Price / Book0.73

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

Employees20,000
Outstanding Shares2,444,860,000
Market Cap$6.31 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 declared an annual dividend on Friday, June 22nd. Stockholders of record on Tuesday, July 10th will be given a dividend of $0.1179 per share on Tuesday, August 7th. This represents a dividend 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) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, July, 25th. The semiconductor company reported $0.05 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, beating the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.02 by $0.03. The semiconductor company earned $38.85 million during the quarter, compared to analyst estimates of $40.93 billion. United Microelectronics had a return on equity of 5.74% and a net margin of 8.16%. The firm's revenue was up 3.5% on a year-over-year basis. During the same period in the prior year, the business posted $0.03 EPS. 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.

How can I listen to United Microelectronics' earnings call?

United Microelectronics will be holding an earnings conference call on Wednesday, October 24th at 5:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link or dial in at 8668360101.

What price target have analysts set for UMC?

8 analysts have issued 1 year target prices for United Microelectronics' stock. Their predictions range from $2.60 to $2.60. On average, they anticipate United Microelectronics' stock price to reach $2.60 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 23.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for United Microelectronics.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for United Microelectronics?

8 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Microelectronics in the last year. There are currently 2 sell ratings, 5 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:
  • 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 Aperio Group LLC (0.41%) and State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D (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 Aperio Group LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying United Microelectronics stock?

UMC stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including State of New Jersey Common Pension Fund D.

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 $2.10.

How big of a company is United Microelectronics?

United Microelectronics has a market capitalization of $6.31 billion and generates $5.01 billion in revenue each year. United Microelectronics employs 20,000 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:  2.0 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  188 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  290 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  478
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This page was last updated on 10/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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