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  • United Microelectronics Corporation
  •  United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) is engaged in the business of manufacturing or fabrication of ICs for applications in major sectors of semiconductor industry.

    Founded in 1980 and listed on Taiwan Stock Exchange in 1985, the company is best known for dedicated semiconductor foundry business maintaining a customer base across industries, including communication, consumer electronics, computer, memory and others.

    UMC employs approximately 12,000 people worldwide including operation sites in Taiwan, Japan, Singapore, Europe, and the United States.

  • Performance
    The company's stock price closed at NT$15.95 on the TSE on Monday, October 16, 2017.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$11,865 million for September 2017, representing a 9.1% drop on month and 6.8% drop on year.
    For the second quarter of 2017, the company totaled NT$37,538 million in consolidated revenues, up 0.3% sequentially and up 1.5% on year.
    Brief

    Full name: United Microelectronics Corporation

    Chinese name: 聯華電子股份有限公司

    Short name: UMC

    Arconym: UMC

    Stock code: 2303

    Tax ID: 47217677

    Market: TSE

    Established: 22 May 1980

    Paid in capital: NT$127.58 billion

    Listed on TSE: 16 Jul 1985

    Public since: 30 May 1981

    Website: www.umc.com

  • On display
    • 300mm wafer from UMC with 11 copper layers

      SemiTech Taipei 2006: UMC showcases a 300mm wafer with 11 copper layers, manufactured on a 65nm process using triple-gate...

      Photo: Vyacheslav Sobolev, DigiTimes, May 4.

    • SEMICON Taiwan: Hermes Liu, UMC.

      SEMICON Taiwan: Hermes Liu from UMC delivering his presentation "Microloop brings foundry and fabless closer on 65nm yield...

      Photo: Vyacheslav Sobolev, DigiTimes, Sep 13.

  • Latest stock
    UMC [2303] historical stock price (NT$)
    DateVolume (k)TransactionsValueOpenHighLowCloseChangeAskBid
    17-Oct 24,148 4,945 383,884,350 16.00 16.00 15.85 15.90-0.05-0.31% 15.85 15.90
    16-Oct 42,549 6,014 679,457,400 16.00 16.05 15.90 15.95+0.00+0.00% 15.90 15.95
    13-Oct 70,840 10,372 1,135,209,516 15.90 16.15 15.85 15.95+0.05+0.31% 15.95 16.00
    12-Oct 43,136 7,160 687,414,742 15.95 16.10 15.85 15.90+0.10+0.63% 15.90 15.95
    11-Oct 71,759 13,793 1,137,739,556 15.70 16.10 15.65 15.80+0.25+1.61% 15.80 15.85
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, Sep 2016 - Sep 2017 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Sep-17

    11,865

    (9.1%)

    (6.8%)

    112,654

    2.8%

    Aug-17

    13,045

    2%

    0.9%

    100,789

    4.1%

    Jul-17

    12,788

    (2.4%)

    2.3%

    87,744

    4.6%

    Jun-17

    13,099

    4.7%

    (3.2%)

    74,956

    5%

    May-17

    12,512

    4.9%

    (1.5%)

    61,856

    6.9%

    Apr-17

    11,926

    (6.5%)

    10.8%

    49,344

    9.2%

    Mar-17

    12,751

    6.1%

    (1.3%)

    37,418

    8.8%

    Feb-17

    12,015

    (5%)

    26.8%

    24,667

    14.8%

    Jan-17

    12,652

    0.8%

    5.4%

    12,652

    5.4%

    Dec-16

    12,558

    (2.8%)

    17.7%

    147,870

    2.1%

    Nov-16

    12,915

    0.6%

    16.2%

    135,312

    0.9%

    Oct-16

    12,833

    0.8%

    6.4%

    122,397

    (0.5%)

    Sep-16

    12,735

    (1.5%)

    22.2%

    109,564

    (1.3%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, 2Q16 - 2Q17 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    2Q-17

    37,538

    0.3%

    1.5%

    74,956

    5%

    1Q-17

    37,418

    (2.3%)

    8.8%

    37,418

    8.8%

    4Q-16

    38,306

    0.4%

    13.2%

    147,870

    2.1%

    3Q-16

    38,164

    3.2%

    8.1%

    109,564

    (1.3%)

    2Q-16

    36,997

    7.5%

    (2.7%)

    71,401

    (5.6%)

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    UMC: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q16 - 2Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    Current assets

    120,077,682

    111,536,815

    110,469,594

    106,969,723

    103,602,676

    Intangible assets

    3,824,297

    3,689,888

    4,088,303

    4,245,239

    4,235,988

    Non-current assets

    265,739,634

    267,842,352

    276,185,588

    267,989,568

    264,074,197

    Assets

    385,817,316

    379,379,167

    386,655,182

    374,959,291

    367,676,873

    Current liabilities

    87,696,342

    66,870,546

    71,978,462

    83,441,704

    80,050,006

    Non-current liabilities

    84,925,073

    95,827,438

    95,935,096

    72,518,705

    68,100,364

    Liabilities

    172,621,415

    162,697,984

    167,913,558

    155,960,409

    148,150,370

    Stockholders' equity

    213,195,901

    216,681,183

    218,741,624

    218,998,882

    219,526,503

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

    UMC: Consolidated income statement, 2Q16 - 2Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2017

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    36,068,772

     

    35,988,095

     

    37,022,353

     

    36,969,145

     

    35,878,490

     

    Operating revenue

    37,537,881

    104.1%

    37,417,950

    104%

    38,305,939

    103.5%

    38,163,589

    103.2%

    36,996,517

    103.1%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    6,739,390

    18.7%

    7,428,450

    20.6%

    8,759,058

    23.7%

    8,301,437

    22.5%

    8,284,942

    23.1%

    Operating expenses

    5,330,399

    14.8%

    6,211,629

    17.3%

    6,627,004

    17.9%

    6,372,669

    17.2%

    5,858,511

    16.3%

    Operating income (loss)

    1,667,565

    4.6%

    1,370,823

    3.8%

    2,276,135

    6.1%

    1,484,984

    4%

    2,448,905

    6.8%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    448,787

    1.2%

    -303,378

    -0.8%

    -1,209,643

    -3.3%

    465,658

    1.3%

    -649,490

    -1.8%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    2,116,352

    5.9%

    1,067,445

    3%

    1,066,492

    2.9%

    1,950,642

    5.3%

    1,799,415

    5%

    Net income (loss)

    1,477,631

    4.1%

    1,497,025

    4.2%

    448,844

    1.2%

    1,756,199

    4.8%

    1,578,852

    4.4%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, October 2017

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