News headlines about United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) have trended somewhat positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. United Microelectronics earned a coverage optimism score of 0.15 on Accern’s scale. Accern also gave media stories about the semiconductor company an impact score of 45.7874079438233 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

Shares of United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) opened at $2.44 on Friday. The company has a market cap of $5,916.57, a PE ratio of 17.43 and a beta of 0.55. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24, a current ratio of 1.51 and a quick ratio of 1.31. United Microelectronics has a 12-month low of $1.76 and a 12-month high of $2.73.

United Microelectronics (NYSE:UMC) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, October 25th. The semiconductor company reported $0.05 EPS for the quarter. United Microelectronics had a net margin of 6.90% and a return on equity of 4.84%.

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United Microelectronics Company Profile

United Microelectronics Corporation is a global semiconductor foundry. The Company provides integrated circuit (IC) production for applications spanning every sector of the electronics industry. The Company operates through two segments: wafer fabrication and new business. The primary operating activity of the Company’s wafer fabrication segment is the manufacture of chips to the design specifications of its customers by using its own processes and techniques.

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