TSE:BNS - Bank of Nova Scotia Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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C$73.37 -0.43 (-0.58 %)
(As of 01/23/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous CloseC$73.80
Today's RangeC$73.02 - C$74.04
52-Week RangeC$66.36 - C$82.70
Volume1.90 million shs
Average Volume2.01 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$90.03 billion
P/E Ratio10.76
Dividend Yield4.61%
BetaN/A
The Bank of Nova Scotia provides various banking products and services in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and the Asia-Pacific. 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 related creditor insurance to individuals and small businesses; and commercial banking solutions comprising lending, deposit, cash management, and trade finance solutions to medium and large businesses, including automotive dealers and their customers. It is also involved in the provision of investment and wealth management advice, services, products, and solutions to customers and advisors; wealth management solutions, such as private customer, online brokerage, full-service brokerage, pension, and institutional customer services, as well as asset management business focusing on developing investment solutions for retail and institutional investors; and international banking services for retail, corporate, and commercial customers. In addition, the company offers corporate lending; trade finance and cash management; investment banking services, including corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions; fixed income and equity underwriting, sales, trading, and research services; prime brokerage and stock lending services; foreign exchange sales and trading services; commodity derivatives sales and trading; and collateral management services for corporate, government, and institutional investor clients. Further, it provides Internet, mobile, and telephone banking services. The company operates a network of 955 branches and approximately 3,644 automated banking machines in Canada; and approximately 1,800 branches internationally, as well as contact and business support centers. The Bank of Nova Scotia was founded in 1832 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Money Center Banks
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-416-8666161

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesC$26.16 billion
Cash FlowC$240.72 per share
Book ValueC$51.02 per share

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees97,629
Outstanding Shares1,227,028,000
Market CapC$90.03 billion
OptionableOptionable

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

What is Bank of Nova Scotia's stock symbol?

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

How often does Bank of Nova Scotia pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Bank of Nova Scotia?

Bank of Nova Scotia declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, November 27th. Investors of record on Wednesday, January 2nd will be given a dividend of 0.85 per share on Tuesday, January 29th. This represents a $3.40 annualized dividend and a yield of 4.63%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, December 31st. View Bank of Nova Scotia's Dividend History.

How were Bank of Nova Scotia's earnings last quarter?

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) announced its quarterly earnings results on Tuesday, November, 27th. The bank reported $1.77 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the Zacks' consensus estimate of $1.78 by $0.01. The bank earned $7.45 billion during the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $7.65 billion. View Bank of Nova Scotia's Earnings History.

When is Bank of Nova Scotia's next earnings date?

Bank of Nova Scotia is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Tuesday, February 26th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Bank of Nova Scotia.

What price target have analysts set for BNS?

6 equities research analysts have issued 12 month target prices for Bank of Nova Scotia's stock. Their predictions range from C$77.00 to C$94.00. On average, they anticipate Bank of Nova Scotia's share price to reach C$85.67 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 16.8% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Bank of Nova Scotia.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Bank of Nova Scotia?

6 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bank of Nova Scotia in the last year. There are currently 2 hold ratings and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Bank of Nova Scotia.

Has Bank of Nova Scotia been receiving favorable news coverage?

News articles about BNS stock have trended somewhat positive on Wednesday, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Bank of Nova Scotia earned a media sentiment score of 1.0 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the bank a news buzz of 3.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.

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

Who are Bank of Nova Scotia's key executives?

Bank of Nova Scotia's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Brian Johnston Porter B.Com., A.M.P., Pres, CEO & Director (Age 61)
  • Mr. James P. O'Sullivan, Group Head of Canadian Banking
  • Mr. Ignacio Deschamps, Group Head of International Banking & Digital Transformation
  • Mr. Dieter Werner Jentsch, Strategic Advisor
  • Mr. Rajagopal Viswanathan, Exec. VP & CFO

How do I buy shares of Bank of Nova Scotia?

Shares of BNS and other Canadian stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX). Brokers that permit trading on the TSX include Fidelity, Interactive Brokers, PennTrade and Charles Schwab.

What is Bank of Nova Scotia's stock price today?

One share of BNS stock can currently be purchased for approximately C$73.37.

How big of a company is Bank of Nova Scotia?

Bank of Nova Scotia has a market capitalization of C$90.03 billion and generates C$26.16 billion in revenue each year. Bank of Nova Scotia employs 97,629 workers across the globe.

What is Bank of Nova Scotia's official website?

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

How can I contact Bank of Nova Scotia?

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.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE BNS)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  351 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  407 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  758
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Bank of Nova Scotia and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe BNS will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe BNS will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 1/23/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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