Bank of Nova Scotia Company Profile (TSE:BNS)

About Bank of Nova Scotia

Bank of Nova Scotia logoThe Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank or the Bank) is an international bank and a financial services provider in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and parts of Asia. The Company's segments include Canadian Banking, International Banking, Global Banking and Markets (GBM), and Other. The Bank offers range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. The Bank's Canadian Banking segment provides a suite of financial advice and banking solutions to retail, small business, commercial and wealth management customers in Canada. The Bank's International Banking segment provides a range of financial products, solutions and advice to retail and commercial customers in select regions outside of Canada. The Bank's Global Banking and Markets segment provides clients with corporate banking, investment banking and capital markets solutions.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
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  • Industry: N/A
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  • Exchange: TSE
  • Symbol: BNS
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $69.52
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $69.12
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $65.46
  • 52-Week Range: C$51.17 - C$71.26
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 12.31
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $83.76B
  • Outstanding Shares: 1,204,796,000
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 3 Hold Ratings, 7 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.70)
Consensus Price Target: C$73.29

Analysts' Ratings History for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
9/21/2016Dundee SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyC$78.00View Rating Details
9/14/2016Citigroup Inc.Boost Price TargetC$70.00 -> C$76.00View Rating Details
9/6/2016CIBCBoost Price TargetC$72.00 -> C$74.00View Rating Details
9/1/2016Keefe, Bruyette & WoodsBoost Price TargetC$64.00 -> C$69.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016ScotiabankBoost Price TargetOutperformC$70.00 -> C$76.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016RBC Capital MarketsBoost Price TargetOutperformC$72.00 -> C$77.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016National Bank FinancialBoost Price TargetSector PerformC$66.00 -> C$70.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016DesjardinsBoost Price TargetBuyC$71.00 -> C$73.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Canaccord GenuityBoost Price TargetBuyC$73.00 -> C$75.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Barclays PLCBoost Price TargetEqual WeightC$60.00 -> C$63.00View Rating Details
8/31/2016Royal Bank Of CanadaBoost Price TargetOutperformC$72.00 -> C$77.00View Rating Details
8/30/2016TD SecuritiesBoost Price TargetBuyC$70.00 -> C$74.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016CSFBBoost Price TargetC$62.00 -> C$72.00View Rating Details
5/3/2016Credit Suisse Group AGBoost Price TargetC$62.00 -> C$72.00View Rating Details
8/31/2015BMO Capital MarketsLower Price TargetOutperformC$76.00 -> C$70.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/30/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/29/2016        
8/27/2014$1.41$1.86ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/28/2014$1.33$1.40ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $4.63 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20167$1.42$1.49$1.46
Q2 20168$1.42$1.45$1.44
Q3 20165$1.48$1.50$1.49
Q4 20165$1.48$1.59$1.53
Q1 20174$1.51$1.60$1.55
Q2 20174$1.48$1.60$1.53
Q3 20174$1.53$1.73$1.61
Q4 20173$1.59$1.77$1.67
Q1 20181$1.64$1.64$1.64
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
8/30/2016quarterlyC$0.744.18%9/30/201610/4/201610/27/2016
5/31/2016quarterlyC$0.724.52%6/30/20167/5/20167/27/2016
3/1/2016quarterlyC$0.724.56%4/1/20164/5/20164/27/2016
12/31/2015QuarterlyC$0.704.81%12/31/20151/27/20161/27/2016
8/28/2015quarterlyC$0.704.88%10/2/201510/6/201510/28/2015
5/29/2015quarterlyC$0.684.08%7/3/20157/7/20157/29/2015
3/3/2015quarterlyC$0.684.36%4/2/20154/7/20154/28/2015
12/5/2014quarterlyC$0.663.94%1/2/20151/6/20151/28/2015
8/26/2014quarterlyC$0.663.81%10/3/201410/7/201410/29/2014
5/27/2014quarterlyC$0.643.58%6/27/20147/2/20147/29/2014
3/4/2014quarterlyC$0.643.99%3/28/20144/1/20144/28/2014
1/3/2014QuarterlyC$0.623.76%1/3/20141/29/20141/29/2014
8/27/2013quarterlyC$0.6210/1/201310/29/2013
5/28/2013quarterlyC$0.607/2/20137/29/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
9/8/2016Brian J PorterDirectorSell25,176C$70.17C$1,766,599.92
6/7/2016Sean McguckinInsiderSell4,000C$66.77C$267,080.00
12/18/2015Brian J PorterDirectorSell83,224C$56.28C$4,683,938.27
10/7/2015Sean McguckinInsiderSell1,144C$60.56C$69,277.67
9/2/2015Paul David SobeyDirectorBuy3,000C$58.40C$175,200.00
6/29/2015William Robert FattDirectorBuy3,100C$64.33C$199,423.00
4/7/2015Brian J PorterDirectorSell11,656C$63.55C$740,725.98
4/6/2015Stephen Peter HartInsiderSell14,201C$63.31C$899,127.79
4/2/2015Deborah AlexanderInsiderSell29,972C$63.18C$1,893,768.83
3/20/2015Susan Louise SegalDirectorBuy1,000C$63.70C$63,695.70
3/11/2015William Robert FattDirectorBuy2,650C$62.96C$166,848.51
3/10/2015Charles Harry DallaraDirectorBuy1,500C$63.48C$95,220.00
3/6/2015Brian J PorterDirectorSell100,000C$65.13C$6,513,120.00
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)
DateHeadline
News IconRecent Sell – Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)
roadmap2retire.com - September 30 at 4:21 PM
stocksdaily.net logoBank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) EPS Forecast At $1.18? (TSE:BNS)
www.stocksdaily.net - September 30 at 4:21 PM
publicnow.com logoOPEC Announces Tentative Output Agreement -- Will It Stick? Scotiabank (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 30 at 4:21 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBank of Nova Scotia (BNS): Strong Industry, Solid Earnings Estimate Revisions (TSE:BNS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 27 at 4:08 PM
fool.ca logoWhich of the Big 3 Canadian Banks Should You Buy? (TSE:BNS)
www.fool.ca - September 27 at 8:31 AM
News IconBanks tighten mortgage rules for non-residents (TSE:BNS)
www.advisor.ca - September 26 at 4:08 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoFinance minister ‘pleased’ by banks’ restrictions on foreign home buyers (TSE:BNS)
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 26 at 4:08 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoThe Scotiabank Giller Prize Presents Its 2016 Shortlist (TSE:BNS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 26 at 4:08 PM
fool.ca logoBMO S&P/TSX Equal Weight Banks Index ETF: Why You Should Own it - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BNS)
www.fool.ca - September 23 at 3:21 PM
trustnet.com logoBank of Nova Scotia (83SV) (TSE:BNS)
www.trustnet.com - September 22 at 4:03 PM
4-traders.com logoBank of Nova Scotia : Scotiabank and General Motors of Canada Celebrate One-Year Anniversary of Credit Card Partnership (TSE:BNS)
www.4-traders.com - September 22 at 4:03 PM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Bank of Nova Scotia : September 20, 2016 (TSE:BNS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 21 at 8:27 AM
fool.ca logoLike Bank of Nova Scotia? Then You’ll Love This Stock (TSE:BNS)
www.fool.ca - September 19 at 4:47 PM
News IconHigh Market Cap Stock of the Day – The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) (TSE:BNS)
twincountynews.com - September 19 at 4:47 PM
4-traders.com logoBank of Nova Scotia : Scotiabank Announces Completion of NVCC Preferred Shares Offering (TSE:BNS)
www.4-traders.com - September 19 at 4:47 PM
News IconBank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Rating Reiterated by Canaccord Genuity ... - DailyQuint (TSE:BNS)
dailyquint.com - September 19 at 8:42 AM
News IconQ3 2016 EPS Estimates for Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Reduced by ... - DailyQuint (TSE:BNS)
dailyquint.com - September 18 at 3:49 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoScotiabank Announces Completion of NVCC Preferred Shares Offering - Yahoo Finance (TSE:BNS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 17 at 8:44 AM
News IconScotiabank Announces Completion of NVCC Preferred Shares Offering - Yahoo Sports (TSE:BNS)
sports.yahoo.com - September 16 at 3:51 PM
4-traders.com logoBank of Nova Scotia : Scotiabank to Support Entrepreneurship and Business Design Initiatives at U of T's Rotman School of Management (TSE:BNS)
www.4-traders.com - September 15 at 12:49 PM
publicnow.com logoScotiabank to Support Entrepreneurship and Business Design Initiatives at U of T's Rotman School of Management (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 15 at 12:49 PM
publicnow.com logoScotiabank Invests $1 Million in the University of New Brunswick's Student Abroad Programs and Honours Former Chief Executive (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 14 at 3:55 PM
bloomberg.com logoCanadian Dollar Poised to Extend Declines, Scotia’s Osborne Says (TSE:BNS)
www.bloomberg.com - September 13 at 5:43 PM
News IconThe Bank Of Nova Scotia Q3 Profit Climbs 5% (TSE:BNS)
larampadinapoli.com - September 13 at 8:47 AM
News IconRevenue Update on Bank of Nova Scotia(NYSE:BNS) (TSE:BNS)
myhealthbowl.com - September 13 at 8:47 AM
business.financialpost.com logo‘It’s kind of insulting’: RBC and Scotiabank close accounts of marijuana companies (TSE:BNS)
business.financialpost.com - September 13 at 8:47 AM
News IconThe Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) from Money Center Banks – Todays Top Gains - Twin County News (TSE:BNS)
twincountynews.com - September 12 at 3:49 PM
theglobeandmail.com logoTwo of Canada’s Big Six banks backing away from marijuana industry (TSE:BNS)
www.theglobeandmail.com - September 11 at 3:45 PM
fool.ca logo4 Startling Facts About Canada's Housing Market | The Motley Fool ... - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BNS)
www.fool.ca - September 10 at 3:47 PM
News IconBank of Nova Scotia Increases Dividend by 2.8% (TSE:BNS)
www.dividend.com - September 10 at 8:38 AM
News IconWall Street’s Destruction of Sacred Sioux Indian Burial Grounds (TSE:BNS)
newsblaze.com - September 10 at 8:38 AM
capitalcube.com logoETF’s with exposure to Bank of Nova Scotia : September 9, 2016 (TSE:BNS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 10 at 8:38 AM
publicnow.com logoScotiabank's Group Head of Canadian Banking James O'Sullivan to Speak at CIBC's 15th Annual Eastern Institutional Investor Conference (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 9 at 8:47 AM
fool.ca logoRRSP Investors: Should You Buy Bank of Nova Scotia Today? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BNS)
www.fool.ca - September 8 at 3:49 PM
fool.ca logoRRSP Investors: Should You Buy Bank of Nova Scotia Today? - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BNS)
www.fool.ca - September 8 at 3:49 PM
publicnow.com logoScotia Private Pools Announces Portfolio Advisor Change (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 8 at 3:49 PM
publicnow.com logoScotia Private Pools Announces Portfolio Advisor Change (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 8 at 3:49 PM
fool.ca logoWhy Bank of Nova Scotia Is a Great Investment - The Motley Fool Canada (TSE:BNS)
www.fool.ca - September 7 at 3:54 PM
publicnow.com logoScotiabank Announces Increase to NVCC Preferred Shares Offering (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 7 at 3:54 PM
capitalcube.com logoBank of Nova Scotia :BNS-CA: Earnings Analysis: Q3, 2016 By the Numbers : September 6, 2016 (TSE:BNS)
www.capitalcube.com - September 6 at 3:38 PM
seekingalpha.com logoCanada's Bank Of Nova Scotia Continues Its International Expansion (TSE:BNS)
seekingalpha.com - September 6 at 8:47 AM
publicnow.com logoCanadian Bureau for International Education Launches 'Home for the Holidays' (TSE:BNS)
www.publicnow.com - September 1 at 3:53 PM
News IconStock Earnings Alert: Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) (TSE:BNS)
christiannewstoday.com - September 1 at 12:23 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoScotia Bank's (BNS) Q3 Earnings Fail to Cheer Investors (TSE:BNS)
finance.yahoo.com - September 1 at 12:23 PM
bloomberg.com logoScotiabank CEO Sees Continued Growth Ahead (TSE:BNS)
www.bloomberg.com - August 31 at 3:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoScotiabank reins in mortgage lending, stays vigilant (TSE:BNS)
ca.finance.yahoo.com - August 30 at 3:53 PM
seekingalpha.com logoThe Bank of Nova Scotia's (BNS) CEO Brian Porter on Q3 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript (TSE:BNS)
seekingalpha.com - August 30 at 3:53 PM
News IconBank of Nova Scotia posts 3Q profit (TSE:BNS)
myhealthbowl.com - August 30 at 3:53 PM
News IconBank of Nova Scotia: Third Quarter Results Show Continued Growth (TSE:BNS)
www.suredividend.com - August 30 at 3:53 PM
business.financialpost.com logoBank of Nova Scotia hikes dividend as third-quarter profit rises to $1.9 billion, credit loss provision declines (TSE:BNS)
business.financialpost.com - August 30 at 3:53 PM

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Last Updated on 9/30/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff