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Press release; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Tuesday 14 January 2014]
  • 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$15.5 on the TSE on Tuesday, March 31, 2015.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$12,056 million for February 2015, representing a 6.4% drop on month and 16.6% increase on year.
    For the third quarter of 2014, the company totaled NT$35,214 million in consolidated revenues, down 1.8% sequentially and up 5.4% 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$127.06 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
    1-Apr 11,125   15.45 15.45 15.30 15.30-0.20-1.29%  
    31-Mar 43,287   15.45 15.50 15.30 15.50+0.20+1.31%  
    30-Mar 35,545 9,696 542,732,098 15.30 15.45 15.20 15.30+0.10+0.66% 15.35 15.30
    27-Mar 59,570 7,659 911,772,248 15.30 15.45 15.20 15.20-0.05-0.33% 15.25 15.20
    26-Mar 77,016 12,617 1,174,311,791 15.30 15.35 15.05 15.25-0.35-2.24% 15.30 15.25
    25-Mar 30,327 5,851 475,783,813 15.75 15.80 15.60 15.60-0.10-0.64% 15.65 15.60
    24-Mar 28,134 5,293 441,487,559 15.75 15.80 15.60 15.70-0.05-0.32% 15.70 15.65
    23-Mar 30,136 7,016 473,664,062 15.75 15.80 15.65 15.75+0.10+0.64% 15.75 15.70
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, Feb 2014 - Feb 2015 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    Feb-15

    12,056

    (6.4%)

    16.6%

    24,939

    22.2%

    Jan-15

    12,883

    5.6%

    28%

    12,883

    28%

    Dec-14

    12,204

    5.8%

    23.2%

    140,012

    13.1%

    Nov-14

    11,535

    (14.5%)

    11.5%

    127,808

    12.2%

    Oct-14

    13,496

    10.1%

    28.9%

    116,272

    12.3%

    Sep-14

    12,256

    7.4%

    13%

    102,777

    10.4%

    Aug-14

    11,415

    (1.1%)

    3.8%

    90,520

    10.1%

    Jul-14

    11,542

    (7%)

    (0.1%)

    79,105

    11%

    Jun-14

    12,411

    4%

    15.3%

    67,563

    13.2%

    May-14

    11,930

    3.5%

    9.8%

    55,152

    12.7%

    Apr-14

    11,529

    2.1%

    12.1%

    43,222

    13.6%

    Mar-14

    11,289

    9.2%

    17.6%

    31,694

    14.1%

    Feb-14

    10,342

    2.8%

    18.5%

    20,404

    12.2%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, April 2015

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, 3Q13 - 3Q14 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    3Q-14

    35,214

    (1.8%)

    5.4%

    102,777

    10.4%

    2Q-14

    35,869

    13.2%

    12.4%

    67,563

    13.2%

    1Q-14

    31,694

    3.2%

    14.1%

    31,694

    14.1%

    4Q-13

    30,719

    (8.1%)

    6.5%

    123,812

    7%

    3Q-13

    33,407

    4.7%

    10.7%

    93,093

    7.2%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, April 2015

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    UMC: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    Current assets

    96,863,149

    91,802,273

    98,373,859

    96,753,702

    88,796,224

    Intangible assets

    4,532,938

    4,472,090

    4,648,904

    4,555,177

    4,739,647

    Non-current assets

    216,382,499

    209,020,198

    205,424,572

    204,873,717

    207,106,605

    Assets

    313,245,648

    300,822,471

    303,798,431

    301,627,419

    295,902,829

    Current liabilities

    48,106,076

    45,443,867

    49,679,451

    49,235,637

    48,203,970

    Non-current liabilities

    40,130,721

    38,986,137

    39,006,239

    34,616,471

    35,257,683

    Liabilities

    88,236,797

    84,430,004

    88,685,690

    83,852,108

    83,461,653

    Stockholders' equity

    225,008,851

    216,392,467

    215,112,741

    217,775,311

    212,441,176

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, April 2015

    UMC: Consolidated income statement, 4Q13 - 4Q14 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2014

    3Q-2014

    2Q-2014

    1Q-2014

    4Q-2013

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

     

     

    34,266,646

     

    35,041,306

     

    30,746,719

     

    29,645,507

     

    Operating revenue

     

     

    35,213,850

    102.8%

    35,869,351

    102.4%

    31,693,585

    103.1%

    30,718,744

    103.6%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

     

     

    7,558,516

    22.1%

    8,206,810

    23.4%

    5,901,378

    19.2%

    5,557,258

    18.7%

    Operating expenses

     

     

    5,269,538

    15.4%

    5,279,938

    15.1%

    5,016,196

    16.3%

    5,316,961

    17.9%

    Operating income (loss)

     

     

    1,686,497

    4.9%

    2,916,757

    8.3%

    940,639

    3.1%

    193,880

    0.7%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

     

     

    1,305,829

    3.8%

    937,306

    2.7%

    350,944

    1.1%

    888,627

    3%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

     

     

    2,992,326

    8.7%

    3,854,063

    11%

    1,291,583

    4.2%

    1,082,507

    3.7%

    Net income (loss)

     

     

    2,579,339

    7.5%

    3,325,726

    9.5%

    1,110,807

    3.6%

    587,532

    2%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

     

     

    0.2

     

    0.3

     

    0.1

     

    0.1

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, April 2015

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