TSE:BNS

The Bank of Nova Scotia Stock Forecast, Price & News

C$80.24
+0.31 (+0.39 %)
(As of 06/24/2021 04:00 PM ET)
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C$79.66
C$80.28
50-Day Range
C$76.76
C$81.95
52-Week Range
C$53.54
C$82.35
Volume2.28 million shs
Average Volume3.87 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$97.40 billion
P/E Ratio12.93
Dividend Yield4.52%
BetaN/A
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About The Bank of Nova Scotia

The Bank of Nova Scotia provides various banking products and services in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Colombia, the Caribbean and Central America, and internationally. It operates through Canadian Banking, International Banking, Global Banking and Markets, and Global Wealth Management segments. The company offers financial advice and solutions, and day-to-day banking products, including debit and credit cards, chequing and saving accounts, investments, mortgages, loans, and insurance to individuals; and business banking solutions comprising lending, deposit, cash management, and trade finance solutions to small businesses and commercial customers, including automotive financing solutions to dealers and their customers. It also provides wealth management advice and solutions, including online brokerage, mobile investment, full-service brokerage, trust, private banking, and private investment counsel services; and retail mutual funds, exchange traded funds, liquid alternative funds, and institutional funds. In addition, the company offers international banking services for retail, corporate, and commercial customers; and lending and transaction, investment banking advisory, and capital markets access services to corporate customers. Further, it provides Internet, mobile, and telephone banking services. The company operates a network of 952 branches and approximately 3,540 automated banking machines in Canada; and approximately 1,400 branches, 5,200 ATMs, and 22 contact centers internationally. The Bank of Nova Scotia was founded in 1832 and is headquartered in Halifax, Canada.

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The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Frequently Asked Questions

Is The Bank of Nova Scotia a buy right now?

9 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for The Bank of Nova Scotia in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings and 5 buy ratings for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street analysts is that investors should "buy" The Bank of Nova Scotia stock.
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What stocks does MarketBeat like better than The Bank of Nova Scotia?

Wall Street analysts have given The Bank of Nova Scotia a "Buy" rating, but there may be better buying opportunities in the stock market. Some of MarketBeat's past winning trading ideas have resulted in 5-15% weekly gains. MarketBeat just released five new stock ideas, but The Bank of Nova Scotia wasn't one of them. MarketBeat thinks these five companies may be even better buys.
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When is The Bank of Nova Scotia's next earnings date?

The Bank of Nova Scotia is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, August 24th 2021.
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How were The Bank of Nova Scotia's earnings last quarter?

The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) posted its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 28th. The bank reported $1.65 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the consensus estimate of $1.68 by $0.03. The bank had revenue of $6.81 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $7.05 billion. During the same quarter last year, the company posted $1.58 earnings per share.
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How has The Bank of Nova Scotia's stock been impacted by Coronavirus?

The Bank of Nova Scotia's stock was trading at C$58.48 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, BNS stock has increased by 37.2% and is now trading at C$80.24.
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How often does The Bank of Nova Scotia pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for The Bank of Nova Scotia?

The Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, June 1st. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 6th will be paid a dividend of 0.90 per share on Wednesday, July 28th. This represents a $3.60 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 4.49%.
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Is The Bank of Nova Scotia a good dividend stock?

The Bank of Nova Scotia pays an annual dividend of C$3.60 per share and currently has a dividend yield of 4.52%. BNS has a dividend yield higher than 75% of all dividend-paying stocks, making it a leading dividend payer. The dividend payout ratio of The Bank of Nova Scotia is 58.00%. This payout ratio is at a healthy, sustainable level, below 75%.
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What price target have analysts set for BNS?

9 brokerages have issued 12-month target prices for The Bank of Nova Scotia's stock. Their forecasts range from C$68.00 to C$93.00. On average, they anticipate The Bank of Nova Scotia's stock price to reach C$84.53 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 5.3% from the stock's current price.
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Who are The Bank of Nova Scotia's key executives?

The Bank of Nova Scotia's management team includes the following people:
  • Mr. Brian Johnston Porter B.Com., A.M.P., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 63, Pay $3.45M)
  • Mr. Rajagopal Viswanathan, Group Head & CFO
  • Mr. Ignacio Deschamps, Group Head of International Banking & Digital Transformation
  • Mr. Daniel Llewellyn Rees, Group Head of Canadian Banking
  • Mr. Jake Lawrence, CEO & Group Head of Global Banking and Markets
  • Ms. Tracy Bryan, Exec. VP of Global Operations
  • Mr. James A. Neate, Pres & Group Head of Corp. and Investment Banking
  • Dr. Michael Zerbs, Group Head of Technology & Operations
  • Mr. Philip Stephen Watson Smith, Sr. VP of Investor Relations
  • Mr. Ian Arellano, Exec. VP & Gen. Counsel

Who are some of The Bank of Nova Scotia's key competitors?

What other stocks do shareholders of The Bank of Nova Scotia own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other The Bank of Nova Scotia investors own include The Toronto-Dominion Bank (TD), Freehold Royalties (FRU), Enbridge (ENB), Royal Bank of Canada (RY), Intact Financial (IFC), Constellation Software (CSU), Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CM), Emera (EMA), Pembina Pipeline (PPL) and BCE (BCE).

What is The Bank of Nova Scotia's stock symbol?

The Bank of Nova Scotia trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the ticker symbol "BNS."

How do I buy shares of The Bank of Nova Scotia?

Shares of BNS and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through an online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the Canadian stock market include BMO InvestorLine, CIBC Investor's Edge, Desjardins Online Brokerage, HSBC InvestDirect, Laurentian Bank Discount Brokerage, National Bank Direct Brokerage, Qtrade Investor, Questrade, RBC Direct Investing, Scotia iTrade, TD Direct Investing, and Virtual Brokers.
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What is The Bank of Nova Scotia's stock price today?

One share of BNS stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$80.24.

How much money does The Bank of Nova Scotia make?

The Bank of Nova Scotia has a market capitalization of C$97.40 billion and generates C$26.46 billion in revenue each year.

How many employees does The Bank of Nova Scotia have?

The Bank of Nova Scotia employs 89,847 workers across the globe.

What is The Bank of Nova Scotia's official website?

The official website for The Bank of Nova Scotia is www.scotiabank.com.

Where are The Bank of Nova Scotia's headquarters?

The Bank of Nova Scotia is headquartered at 44 King St W, TORONTO, ON M5H 1H1, Canada.

How can I contact The Bank of Nova Scotia?

The Bank of Nova Scotia's mailing address is 44 King St W, TORONTO, ON M5H 1H1, Canada. The bank can be reached via phone at +1-416-8666161.


This page was last updated on 6/24/2021 by MarketBeat.com Staff
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