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Earnings Preview For United Microelectronics

ByBenzinga Insights

Jul 26, 2022
Earnings Preview For United Microelectronics

United Microelectronics UMC is set to give its latest quarterly earnings report on Wednesday, 2022-07-27. Here’s what investors need to know before the announcement.

Analysts estimate that United Microelectronics will report an earnings per share (EPS) of $0.30.

United Microelectronics bulls will hope to hear the company to announce they’ve not only beaten that estimate, but also to provide positive guidance, or forecasted growth, for the next quarter.

New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).

Historical Earnings Performance

Last quarter the company beat EPS by $0.06, which was followed by a 7.75% increase in the share price the next day.

Here’s a look at United Microelectronics’s past performance and the resulting price change:


Quarter Q1 2022 Q4 2021 Q3 2021 Q2 2021
EPS Estimate 0.220 0.210 0.190 0.130
EPS Actual 0.281 0.235 0.257 0.176
Price Change % 7.75% -1.78% -2.49% 7.6%

Stock Performance

Shares of United Microelectronics were trading at $6.87 as of July 25. Over the last 52-week period, shares are down 31.05%. Given that these returns are generally negative, long-term shareholders are likely bearish going into this earnings release.

To track all earnings releases for United Microelectronics visit their earnings calendar on our site.

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