News coverage about United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) has been trending somewhat positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. United Microelectronics Corporation earned a media sentiment score of 0.20 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news articles about the semiconductor company an impact score of 47.7359715279523 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company’s share price in the near term.
Here are some of the news articles that may have impacted Accern Sentiment’s analysis:
- Head to Head Survey: United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC) vs. Silicon Motion Technology Corporation (SIMO) (americanbankingnews.com)
- ETFs with exposure to United Microelectronics Corp. : November 17, 2017 (finance.yahoo.com)
- Cypress Achieves Aerospace-Grade QML Certification for its 65nm and 40nm SRAM Devices at UMC (finance.yahoo.com)
- United Microelectronics : Cypress Achieves Aerospace-Grade QML Certification for its 65nm and 40nm SRAM Devices at UMC (4-traders.com)
- How These Semiconductor Stocks are Performing? — Cree, Oclaro, Synopsys, and United Microelectronics (broadwayworld.com)
Shares of United Microelectronics Corporation (NYSE:UMC) traded down $0.02 during midday trading on Friday, hitting $2.59. The stock had a trading volume of 972,785 shares, compared to its average volume of 1,055,119. United Microelectronics Corporation has a 1-year low of $1.74 and a 1-year high of $2.73. The company has a quick ratio of 1.31, a current ratio of 1.51 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.24. The company has a market cap of $6,332.20, a P/E ratio of 18.50 and a beta of 0.56.
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About United Microelectronics Corporation
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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