TSE:BNS - Bank of Nova Scotia Stock Price, Price Target & More

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C$76.15 +0.16 (+0.21 %)
(As of 07/18/2018 02:24 AM ET)
Previous CloseC$75.99
Today's RangeC$75.87 - C$76.44
52-Week RangeC$73.91 - C$85.50
Volume1.59 million shs
Average Volume2.07 million shs
Market CapitalizationC$98.50 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield4.32%
Beta0.85
Bank of Nova Scotia logoThe Bank of Nova Scotia provides various financial services in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and the Asia-Pacific. It 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. The company also provides a suite of investment and wealth management advice, services, products, and solutions to customers, as well as advisors. Its asset management business focuses on developing investment solutions for retail and institutional investors; and wealth management solutions include private customer, online brokerage, full-service brokerage, pension, and institutional customer services. In addition, the company offers corporate lending; trade finance and cash management; investment banking services comprising 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; precious and base metals sales, trading, financing, and physical services; and collateral management services for corporate, government, and institutional investor clients, as well as international banking services for retail, corporate, and commercial customers. Further, it provides mobile, Internet, and telephone banking services. The company operates a network of 963 branches and approximately 3,600 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

Stock Exchange TSE
Industry Money Center Banks
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinance
SymbolTSE:BNS
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-416-8666161

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net Margins32.97%
Return on Equity16.32%
Return on Assets1.02%

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares1,232,515,000
Market CapC$98,500.00

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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 announced a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, May 29th. Investors of record on Tuesday, July 3rd will be paid a dividend of 0.82 per share on Friday, July 27th. This represents a $3.28 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 4.31%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Friday, June 29th. View Bank of Nova Scotia's Dividend History.

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

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) released its earnings results on Tuesday, May, 29th. The bank reported $1.71 EPS for the quarter, topping analysts' consensus estimates of $1.68 by $0.03. The bank had revenue of $7.06 billion for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $6.89 billion. Bank of Nova Scotia had a return on equity of 16.32% and a net margin of 32.97%. 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, September, 4th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Bank of Nova Scotia.

What price target have analysts set for BNS?

5 brokers have issued 12-month target prices for Bank of Nova Scotia's stock. Their forecasts range from C$85.00 to C$93.00. On average, they expect Bank of Nova Scotia's stock price to reach C$89.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 16.9% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Bank of Nova Scotia.

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

5 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Bank of Nova Scotia in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 4 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy."

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 60)
  • Mr. Dieter Werner Jentsch, Group Head of Global Banking & Markets
  • Mr. Sean D. McGuckin CPA, CA, Group Head & CFO (Leave of Absence) (Age 54)
  • Mr. James P. O'Sullivan, Group Head of Canadian Banking
  • Mr. Ignacio Deschamps, Group Head of International Banking & Digital Transformation

Has Bank of Nova Scotia been receiving favorable news coverage?

Press coverage about BNS stock has trended somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group scores the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Bank of Nova Scotia earned a news impact score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also assigned press coverage about the bank an impact score of 45.47 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next several days.

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$76.15.

How big of a company is Bank of Nova Scotia?

Bank of Nova Scotia has a market capitalization of C$98.50 billion.

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:  2.2 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  279 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  344 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  623
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 7/18/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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