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United Microelectronics Stock Forecast, Price & News

+0.29 (+2.54%)
(As of 01/14/2022 12:00 AM ET)
Today's Range
50-Day Range
52-Week Range
9.05 million shs
Average Volume
8.36 million shs
Market Capitalization
$29.04 billion
P/E Ratio
Dividend Yield
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About United Microelectronics

United Microelectronics Corp. engages in the semiconductor foundry business. It offers complementary metal-oxide semiconductor logic wafers, mixed signal wafers, radio frequency complementary metal-oxide semiconductor wafers, embedded memory products, high voltage integrated circuits, 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

Semiconductors & related devices
Year Founded

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
$6.21 billion
Cash Flow
$1.12 per share
Book Value
$3.39 per share


Net Income
$814.13 million
Pretax Margin




Outstanding Shares
Free Float
Market Cap
$29.04 billion

Company Calendar

Last Earnings
Next Earnings (Confirmed)
Fiscal Year End

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Overall MarketRank

2.32 out of 5 stars

Computer And Technology Sector

271st out of 888 stocks

Semiconductors & Related Devices Industry

44th out of 119 stocks

Analyst Opinion: 1.4Community Rank: 4.0Dividend Strength: 2.5Insider Behavior: 0.0Valuation: 3.8 5 -4 -3 -2 -1 -

United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) Frequently Asked Questions

Is United Microelectronics a buy right now?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for United Microelectronics in the last year. There are currently 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating, 4 buy ratings and 1 strong buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" United Microelectronics stock.
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How has United Microelectronics' stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

United Microelectronics' stock was trading at $2.35 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 (Coronavirus) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, UMC shares have increased by 397.4% and is now trading at $11.69.
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When is United Microelectronics' next earnings date?

United Microelectronics is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, January 25th 2022.
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How can I listen to United Microelectronics' earnings call?

United Microelectronics will be holding an earnings conference call on Tuesday, January 25th at 4:00 AM Eastern. Interested parties can register for or listen to the call using this link.

How were United Microelectronics' earnings last quarter?

United Microelectronics Co. (NYSE:UMC) announced its earnings results on Tuesday, October, 26th. The semiconductor company reported $0.26 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $0.19 by $0.07. The semiconductor company earned $55.91 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $54.55 billion. United Microelectronics had a net margin of 25.65% and a trailing twelve-month return on equity of 20.93%. The firm's revenue for the quarter was up 24.6% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned $0.13 EPS.
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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 given a dividend of $0.2854 per share on Friday, August 20th. This represents a yield of 2.3%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, July 21st. This is an increase 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 1.88%. United Microelectronics does not yet have a strong track record of dividend growth. The dividend payout ratio of United Microelectronics is 29.33%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%. Based on earnings estimates, United Microelectronics will have a dividend payout ratio of 22.00% 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?

7 Wall Street analysts have issued 1-year price targets for United Microelectronics' shares. Their forecasts range from $7.30 to $7.30. On average, they expect United Microelectronics' stock price to reach $7.30 in the next year. This suggests that the stock has a possible downside of 37.6%.
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Who are United Microelectronics' key executives?

United Microelectronics' management team includes the following people:
  • Shan Chieh Chien, Co-President, Co-General Manager & Director
  • Jason Wang, Co-President, Co-General Manager & Director
  • Chi Tung Liu, Chief Financial Officer, Head-Finance & Accounting
  • Lucas S. Chang, Vice President, Deputy GM & General Counsel
  • Chao Wei Weng, Manager

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.

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 a variety of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Crossmark Global Holdings Inc. (0.05%), Diversified Trust Co (0.01%), XR Securities LLC (0.00%) and Dixon Hubard Feinour & Brown Inc. VA (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 Diversified Trust Co, Crossmark Global Holdings Inc., Dixon Hubard Feinour & Brown Inc. VA, and XR Securities 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 $11.69.

How much money does United Microelectronics make?

United Microelectronics has a market capitalization of $29.04 billion and generates $6.21 billion in revenue each year. The semiconductor company earns $814.13 million in net income (profit) each year or $0.75 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 (863) 578-2258, via email at [email protected], or via fax at 886-3577-9392.

This page was last updated on 1/17/2022 by MarketBeat.com Staff


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