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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$15.4 on the TSE on Wednesday, July 26, 2017.
    The company has reported consolidated revenues of NT$13,099 million for June 2017, representing a 4.7% increase on month and 3.2% drop on year.
    For the first quarter of 2017, the company totaled NT$37,418 million in consolidated revenues, down 2.3% sequentially and up 8.8% 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
    27-Jul 299,440 33,674 4,259,115,242 14.20 14.50 14.00 14.25-1.15-7.47% 14.20 14.25
    26-Jul 203,086 24,184 3,117,111,731 15.20 15.45 15.10 15.40+0.50+3.36% 15.35 15.40
    25-Jul 41,613 9,797 617,940,814 14.90 14.95 14.75 14.90+0.10+0.68% 14.90 14.95
    24-Jul 41,127 7,665 604,605,550 14.80 14.85 14.65 14.80+0.05+0.34% 14.75 14.80
    21-Jul 64,939 12,219 960,555,437 15.05 15.10 14.65 14.75-0.30-1.99% 14.75 14.80
    20-Jul 152,802 17,809 2,305,146,940 15.00 15.25 14.90 15.05+0.25+1.69% 15.05 15.10
    19-Jul 109,698 14,497 1,616,702,491 14.55 14.95 14.50 14.80+0.35+2.42% 14.80 14.85
    • Source: TSE, compiled by Digitimes
    Latest sales

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

    Month

    Sales

    M/M

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    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%)

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

    UMC: Consolidated revenues, 1Q16 - 1Q17 (NT$m)

    Quarter

    Sales

    Q/Q

    Y/Y

    YTD

    Y/Y

    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%)

    1Q-16

    34,404

    1.6%

    (8.6%)

    34,404

    (8.6%)

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

    Latest balance sheet and income statement

    UMC: Consolidated balance sheet, 1Q16 - 1Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    Current assets

    111,536,815

    110,469,594

    106,969,723

    103,602,676

    101,918,830

    Intangible assets

    3,689,888

    4,088,303

    4,245,239

    4,235,988

    4,241,689

    Non-current assets

    267,842,352

    276,185,588

    267,989,568

    264,074,197

    243,011,868

    Assets

    379,379,167

    386,655,182

    374,959,291

    367,676,873

    344,930,698

    Current liabilities

    66,870,546

    71,978,462

    83,441,704

    80,050,006

    41,630,846

    Non-current liabilities

    95,827,438

    95,935,096

    72,518,705

    68,100,364

    74,855,515

    Liabilities

    162,697,984

    167,913,558

    155,960,409

    148,150,370

    116,486,361

    Stockholders' equity

    216,681,183

    218,741,624

    218,998,882

    219,526,503

    228,444,337

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

    UMC: Consolidated income statement, 1Q16 - 1Q17 (NT$k)

    Item

    1Q-2017

    4Q-2016

    3Q-2016

    2Q-2016

    1Q-2016

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    NT$k

    % of sales

    Gross sales

    35,988,095

     

    37,022,353

     

    36,969,145

     

    35,878,490

     

    32,946,931

     

    Operating revenue

    37,417,950

    104%

    38,305,939

    103.5%

    38,163,589

    103.2%

    36,996,517

    103.1%

    34,404,079

    104.4%

    Gross profit (loss) from operations

    7,428,450

    20.6%

    8,759,058

    23.7%

    8,301,437

    22.5%

    8,284,942

    23.1%

    5,033,993

    15.3%

    Operating expenses

    6,211,629

    17.3%

    6,627,004

    17.9%

    6,372,669

    17.2%

    5,858,511

    16.3%

    5,064,545

    15.4%

    Operating income (loss)

    1,370,823

    3.8%

    2,276,135

    6.1%

    1,484,984

    4%

    2,448,905

    6.8%

    -16,448

    0%

    Non-operating expenses and losses

    -303,378

    -0.8%

    -1,209,643

    -3.3%

    465,658

    1.3%

    -649,490

    -1.8%

    46,537

    0.1%

    Income from continuing operations before income tax

    1,067,445

    3%

    1,066,492

    2.9%

    1,950,642

    5.3%

    1,799,415

    5%

    30,089

    0.1%

    Net income (loss)

    1,497,025

    4.2%

    448,844

    1.2%

    1,756,199

    4.8%

    1,578,852

    4.4%

    79,180

    0.2%

    Diluted earnings per share (NT$)

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0.2

     

    0

     

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

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