NYSE:UMC - United Microelectronics Stock Price Target and Predictions

  • Consensus Rating: Buy
  • Consensus Price Target: $6.30
  • Forecasted Upside: -32.04 %
  • Number of Analysts: 6
  • Breakdown:
  • 1 Sell Ratings
  • 1 Hold Ratings
  • 4 Buy Ratings
  • 0 Strong Buy Ratings
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Analyst Price Target for UMC

Analyst Price Target is $6.30
▼ -32.04% Downside Potential
This price target is based on 6 analysts offering 12 month price targets for United Microelectronics in the last 3 months. The average price target is $6.30, with a high forecast of $7.30 and a low forecast of $5.30. The average price target represents a -32.04% upside from the last price of $9.27.

This chart shows the closing price for UMC for the last year in relation to the current analyst high, average, and low pricetarget.

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Current Consensus is Buy

The current consensus among 6 investment analysts is to buy stock in United Microelectronics. This rating has held steady since July 2019, when it changed from a Hold consensus rating.

Past Monthly Recommendations

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  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 5 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 8 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 6 buy ratings
  • 3 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 7 buy ratings
  • 2 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 0 sell ratings
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  • 1 hold ratings
  • 0 sell ratings
  • 0 strong buy ratings
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  • 1 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

Latest Recommendations

  • 0 strong buy ratings
  • 4 buy ratings
  • 1 hold ratings
  • 1 sell ratings

Display Ratings By
DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
6/7/2021Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ Underperform$8.40 ➝ $7.30Medium
4/29/2021MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformMedium
10/12/2020Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformMedium
9/14/2020HSBCUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
9/9/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ NeutralLow
8/2/2020The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ Buy$5.30High
7/29/2020MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformMedium
6/10/2020MacquarieDowngradeOutperform ➝ Neutral$17.80Low
4/23/2020Morgan StanleyDowngradeOverweight ➝ Equal WeightHigh
3/12/2020JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderweightHigh
2/6/2020Jefferies Financial GroupUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
2/5/2020China International CapitalUpgradeHold ➝ BuyHigh
2/5/2020China Renaissance SecuritiesUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
12/3/2019Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ OverweightHigh
11/25/2019CitigroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralLow
10/31/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupUpgradeSell ➝ NeutralMedium
7/10/2019MacquarieUpgradeNeutral ➝ OutperformLow
6/25/2019CLSAUpgradeSell ➝ OutperformLow
5/7/2019The Goldman Sachs GroupInitiated CoverageSellLow
4/24/2019HSBCUpgradeReduce ➝ HoldHigh
4/24/2019Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralHigh
4/24/2019JPMorgan Chase & Co.UpgradeUnderweight ➝ NeutralMedium
1/30/2019HSBCDowngradeHold ➝ ReduceLow
1/24/2019HSBCDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldMedium
11/16/2018Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual Weight ➝ UnderweightMedium
11/6/2018UBS GroupDowngradeBuy ➝ Neutral$1.78Low
11/5/2018CLSADowngradeUnderperform ➝ SellHigh
11/2/2018Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformLow
10/24/2018HSBCDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldLow
10/12/2018Nomura SecuritiesDowngradeBuy ➝ NeutralLow
10/10/2018JPMorgan Chase & Co.DowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderweightMedium
10/8/2018CLSADowngradeOutperform ➝ UnderperformLow
7/9/2018MizuhoUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralMedium
7/2/2018Morgan StanleyUpgradeUnderweight ➝ Equal WeightLow
6/10/2018Sanford C. BernsteinUpgradeUnderperform ➝ Market Perform$2.10 ➝ $2.60Medium
1/24/2018Credit Suisse GroupUpgradeUnderperform ➝ NeutralMedium
1/24/2018HSBCUpgradeHold ➝ BuyLow
7/27/2017Sanford C. BernsteinDowngradeMarket Perform ➝ Underperform$1.90 ➝ $2.10High
7/27/2017Credit Suisse GroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformHigh
7/26/2017CitigroupDowngradeNeutral ➝ SellHigh
7/26/2017Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeHold ➝ UnderperformLow
7/3/2017Nomura InstinetDowngradeNeutral ➝ ReduceLow
6/30/2017Nomura SecuritiesDowngradeNeutral ➝ ReduceLow
6/29/2017Deutsche Bank AktiengesellschaftDowngradeHold ➝ SellMedium
6/29/2017MacquarieDowngradeNeutral ➝ UnderperformMedium
6/28/2017UBS GroupUpgradeNeutral ➝ BuyN/A
9/21/2016Daiwa Capital MarketsDowngradeBuy ➝ HoldN/A
(Data available from 6/21/2016 forward)
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United Microelectronics Corporation operates as a semiconductor wafer foundry in Taiwan, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Japan, the United States, Europe, and internationally. It operates through Wafer Fabrication and New Business segments. The company provides circuit design, mask tooling, wafer fabrication, and assembly and testing services. It serves fabless design companies and integrated device manufacturers. United Microelectronics Corporation was incorporated in 1980 and is headquartered in Hsinchu City, Taiwan.
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Today's Range

Now: $9.27
Low: $9.08
High: $9.27

50 Day Range

MA: $9.39
Low: $8.17
High: $11.19

52 Week Range

Now: $9.27
Low: $2.54
High: $11.28


4,545,031 shs

Average Volume

7,083,499 shs

Market Capitalization

$21.74 billion

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Frequently Asked Questions

What sell-side analysts currently cover shares of United Microelectronics?

The following Wall Street research analysts have issued reports on United Microelectronics in the last twelve months: Credit Suisse Group AG, HSBC Holdings plc, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Macquarie, Sanford C. Bernstein, and The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc..
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What is the current price target for United Microelectronics?

2 Wall Street analysts have set twelve-month price targets for United Microelectronics in the last year. Their average twelve-month price target is $6.30, suggesting a possible downside of 32.0%. Sanford C. Bernstein has the highest price target set, predicting UMC will reach $7.30 in the next twelve months. The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. has the lowest price target set, forecasting a price of $5.30 for United Microelectronics in the next year.
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What is the current consensus analyst rating for United Microelectronics?

United Microelectronics currently has 1 sell rating, 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings from Wall Street analysts. The stock has a consensus analyst rating of "Buy." A "buy" rating indicates that analysts believe UMC will outperform the market and that investors should add to their positions of United Microelectronics.
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How do I contact United Microelectronics' investor relations team?

United Microelectronics' physical mailing address is No. 3 Li-Hsin Road II Hsinchu Science Park, Hsinchu F5, . The semiconductor company's listed phone number is 886-3578-2258 and its investor relations email address is [email protected] The official website for United Microelectronics is www.umc.com.