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Josephine Lien, Taipei; Steve Shen, DIGITIMES [Wednesday 6 August 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$11.6 on the TSE on Tuesday, September 27, 2016.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$12,933 million for August 2016, representing a 3.5% increase on month and 6.1% increase on year.
    For the second quarter of 2016, the company totaled NT$36,997 million in consolidated revenues, up 7.5% sequentially and down 2.7% 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
    28-Sep 13,559   11.70 11.75 11.55 11.60-0.15-1.28%  
    27-Sep 13,559   11.70 11.75 11.55 11.60-0.15-1.28%  
    26-Sep 13,589 3,691 157,940,055 11.70 11.75 11.55 11.60-0.15-1.28% 11.60 11.65
    23-Sep 17,801 5,333 208,257,403 11.75 11.75 11.65 11.75+0.00+0.00% 11.70 11.75
    22-Sep 26,284 8,108 308,410,273 11.85 11.85 11.65 11.75-0.05-0.42% 11.70 11.75
    21-Sep 38,044 6,768 445,825,874 11.60 11.80 11.55 11.80+0.25+2.16% 11.75 11.80
    20-Sep 23,351 2,926 269,661,773 11.55 11.60 11.50 11.55+0.00+0.00% 11.50 11.55
    19-Sep 38,459 4,099 444,457,888 11.45 11.70 11.45 11.55+0.15+1.32% 11.55 11.60
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, Aug 2015 - Aug 2016 (NT$m)

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    Feb-16

    9,478

    (21.1%)

    (21.4%)

    21,485

    (13.9%)

    Jan-16

    12,007

    12.5%

    (6.8%)

    12,007

    (6.8%)

    Dec-15

    10,673

    (4%)

    (12.6%)

    144,830

    3.4%

    Nov-15

    11,117

    (7.8%)

    (3.6%)

    134,157

    5%

    Oct-15

    12,059

    15.7%

    (10.7%)

    123,040

    5.8%

    Sep-15

    10,425

    (14.5%)

    (14.9%)

    110,981

    8%

    Aug-15

    12,191

    (4%)

    6.8%

    100,556

    11.1%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2016

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, 2Q15 - 2Q16 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%

    3Q-15

    35,320

    (7.1%)

    0.3%

    110,981

    8%

    2Q-15

    38,012

    1%

    6%

    75,661

    12%

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2016

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    UMC: Consolidated balance sheet, 2Q15 - 2Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    Current assets

    103,602,676

    101,918,830

    94,816,521

    95,032,421

    109,220,849

    Intangible assets

    4,235,988

    4,241,689

    4,504,088

    4,549,283

    4,448,984

    Non-current assets

    264,074,197

    243,011,868

    242,550,289

    234,179,670

    222,034,769

    Assets

    367,676,873

    344,930,698

    337,366,810

    329,212,091

    331,255,618

    Current liabilities

    80,050,006

    41,630,846

    48,245,518

    44,470,097

    43,485,455

    Non-current liabilities

    68,100,364

    74,855,515

    60,303,889

    60,743,852

    63,387,676

    Liabilities

    148,150,370

    116,486,361

    108,549,407

    105,213,949

    106,873,131

    Stockholders' equity

    219,526,503

    228,444,337

    228,817,403

    223,998,142

    224,382,487

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2016

    UMC: Consolidated income statement, 2Q15 - 2Q16 (NT$k)

    Item

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    4Q-2015

    3Q-2015

    2Q-2015

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    35,878,490

     

    32,946,931

     

    32,811,676

     

    34,395,252

     

    36,727,393

     

    Operating revenue

    36,996,517

    103.1%

    34,404,079

    104.4%

    33,849,382

    103.2%

    35,319,841

    102.7%

    38,011,554

    103.5%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    8,284,942

    23.1%

    5,033,993

    15.3%

    6,979,333

    21.3%

    6,910,603

    20.1%

    8,723,482

    23.8%

    Operating expenses

    5,858,511

    16.3%

    5,064,545

    15.4%

    5,065,485

    15.4%

    5,126,083

    14.9%

    4,863,745

    13.2%

    Operating income (loss)

    2,448,905

    6.8%

    -16,448

    0%

    1,879,792

    5.7%

    980,762

    2.9%

    3,876,431

    10.6%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -649,490

    -1.8%

    46,537

    0.1%

    906,656

    2.8%

    410,429

    1.2%

    1,303,965

    3.6%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    1,799,415

    5%

    30,089

    0.1%

    2,786,448

    8.5%

    1,391,191

    4%

    5,180,396

    14.1%

    Net income (loss)

    1,578,852

    4.4%

    79,180

    0.2%

    3,071,094

    9.4%

    1,307,045

    3.8%

    4,545,040

    12.4%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.2

     

    0

     

    0.2

     

    0.1

     

    0.4

     

    *Figures are consolidated
    Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes, September 2016

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