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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 31 July 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$11.9 on the TSE on Monday, April 24, 2017.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$12,751 million for March 2017, representing a 6.1% increase on month and 1.3% drop on year.
    For the fourth quarter of 2016, the company totaled NT$38,306 million in consolidated revenues, up 0.4% sequentially and up 13.2% 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
    25-Apr 6,138   11.90 11.95 11.85 11.95+0.05+0.42%  
    24-Apr 18,825 3,809 224,220,959 11.90 11.95 11.85 11.90+0.00+0.00% 11.90 11.95
    21-Apr 23,892 4,099 284,738,284 11.90 11.95 11.85 11.90+0.05+0.42% 11.90 11.95
    20-Apr 23,794 7,728 283,253,585 11.90 11.95 11.85 11.85-0.10-0.84% 11.85 11.90
    19-Apr 29,690 5,316 355,911,405 12.05 12.10 11.90 11.95-0.15-1.24% 11.90 11.95
    18-Apr 38,367 5,002 466,607,644 12.05 12.30 12.00 12.10+0.05+0.41% 12.10 12.15
    17-Apr 16,948 3,254 203,420,737 12.00 12.05 11.95 12.05+0.05+0.42% 12.00 12.05
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    Aug-16

    12,933

    3.5%

    6.1%

    96,829

    (3.7%)

    Jul-16

    12,495

    (7.6%)

    (1.6%)

    83,896

    (5.1%)

    Jun-16

    13,527

    6.5%

    12.2%

    71,401

    (5.6%)

    May-16

    12,705

    18%

    (1.8%)

    57,874

    (9%)

    Apr-16

    10,764

    (16.7%)

    (17.3%)

    45,168

    (10.9%)

    Mar-16

    12,919

    36.3%

    1.6%

    34,404

    (8.6%)

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

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, 4Q15 - 4Q16 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    1Q-16

    34,404

    1.6%

    (8.6%)

    34,404

    (8.6%)

    4Q-15

    33,849

    (4.2%)

    (9.1%)

    144,830

    3.4%

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    UMC: Consolidated balance sheet, 4Q15 - 4Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    Current assets

    110,469,594

    106,969,723

    103,602,676

    101,918,830

    94,816,521

    Intangible assets

    4,088,303

    4,245,239

    4,235,988

    4,241,689

    4,504,088

    Non-current assets

    276,185,588

    267,989,568

    264,074,197

    243,011,868

    242,550,289

    Assets

    386,655,182

    374,959,291

    367,676,873

    344,930,698

    337,366,810

    Current liabilities

    71,978,462

    83,441,704

    80,050,006

    41,630,846

    48,245,518

    Non-current liabilities

    95,935,096

    72,518,705

    68,100,364

    74,855,515

    60,303,889

    Liabilities

    167,913,558

    155,960,409

    148,150,370

    116,486,361

    108,549,407

    Stockholders' equity

    218,741,624

    218,998,882

    219,526,503

    228,444,337

    228,817,403

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

    UMC: Consolidated income statement, 4Q15 - 4Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    37,022,353

     

    36,969,145

     

    35,878,490

     

    32,946,931

     

    32,811,676

     

    Operating revenue

    38,305,939

    103.5%

    38,163,589

    103.2%

    36,996,517

    103.1%

    34,404,079

    104.4%

    33,849,382

    103.2%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    8,759,058

    23.7%

    8,301,437

    22.5%

    8,284,942

    23.1%

    5,033,993

    15.3%

    6,979,333

    21.3%

    Operating expenses

    6,627,004

    17.9%

    6,372,669

    17.2%

    5,858,511

    16.3%

    5,064,545

    15.4%

    5,065,485

    15.4%

    Operating income (loss)

    2,276,135

    6.1%

    1,484,984

    4%

    2,448,905

    6.8%

    -16,448

    0%

    1,879,792

    5.7%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -1,209,643

    -3.3%

    465,658

    1.3%

    -649,490

    -1.8%

    46,537

    0.1%

    906,656

    2.8%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    1,066,492

    2.9%

    1,950,642

    5.3%

    1,799,415

    5%

    30,089

    0.1%

    2,786,448

    8.5%

    Net income (loss)

    448,844

    1.2%

    1,756,199

    4.8%

    1,578,852

    4.4%

    79,180

    0.2%

    3,071,094

    9.4%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0

     

    0.2

     

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

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