UMC (NYSE) - Dividend History and Outstanding Shares

Dividend Rating: 8.58 ✓ Yield 6.97%, Avg. Growth per Year 44.25%, 71.5% Consistency of Payouts and many other metrics.

Dividends per Share Yearly

Number of Payouts Yearly

Outstanding Shares

What is the Trend of UMC`s Outstanding Shares?

The Outstanding Shares of United Microelectronics are growing at a rate of 0.10% per year on average over the last 10 years. The Correlation Coefficent of the Outstanding Shares is -20.00%. Investors should be aware that the price of a stock often is negatively affected by an increasing number of shares.

Did United Microelectronics ever had a Stock Split?

Yes, last Stock Split was on 2008-08-08 with a factor of 1045:1000. This stock split increased the number of shares and lowered the price per share by a ratio of 1.04.

Year Number of Shares (Mill.) Growth
2023 2523 +1%
2022 2498 +2%
2021 2449 -0.04%
2020 2450 -5.41%
2019 2590 -2.41%
2018 2654 +10.63%
2017 2399 -10.15%
2016 2670 +1.37%
2015 2634 +5.4%
2014 2499 -0.12%
2013 2502 -0.12%
2012 2505 -0.36%
2011 2514 +0.6%
2010 2499 -0.87%
2009 2521

Dividend Yields, Growth & Consistency

Overall Dividend Rating 8.58
Dividends Paid 12m 0.59 Yield 12m 6.97%
Dividends Paid Average 5y 0.42 Yield Average 5y 5.02%
Growth Rate 5y 44.25% Yield on Cost 5y 38.05%
Payout Consistency 71.5% First Payout 2002-08-05
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Dividend History - Last 19 Dividends (Paid in USD)

Date Period Dividend Rate Growth
2023-06-26 Annual 0.586 13.3%
2022-06-21 Other 0.517 80.4%
2021-07-21 Annual 0.28664 110%
2020-07-14 Annual 0.1365 45.5%
2019-07-15 Annual 0.09383 -19.3%
2018-07-09 Annual 0.11621 41.4%
2017-07-11 Annual 0.0822 -8.8%
2016-07-12 Annual 0.09017 6.5%
2015-07-14 Annual 0.08466 1.8%
2014-07-07 Other 0.08317 27%
2013-07-08 Annual 0.0655 -18.4%
2012-07-09 Annual 0.0803 -56.7%
2011-07-22 Annual 0.1854 145.6%
2010-07-08 Annual 0.0755 -33.2%
2008-08-08 Other 0.113 -23.1%
2007-07-10 0.14687 75.4%
2006-08-02 0.08373 281.3%
2005-08-02 0.02196
2002-08-05 0.18329 734.7%

  • UMC`s 6.97% Dividend Yield is calculated by dividing the dividend payments of the last 12-Months (TTM) of 0.59 USD by the current stock price.
  • 38.05% Yield on Cost is the effective dividend income you'd receive today if you purchased the stock five years ago (Rate of the last 12 Months 0.59 divided by price 5 years ago).
  • The 71.5% Payout Consistency of UMC Dividends gauges Stability (Values above 80%) or Fragility (Values under 60%).
  • The Average Dividend Growth Rate of 44.25% per year in the last 5-Years showcases UMC`s commitment to shareholders. Steady or increasing dividends over time can be a sign of a healthy financial outlook.
The Overall Dividend Rating of 8.58 is quantified on a scale from 0 to +10.
Ratings surpassing 5 are regarded as favorable, while those exceeding 7.5 are exceptionally strong. The calculations includes: Yield, Yield on Cost, Consistency of Payouts and Growth Rates over time.