Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS): Price and Financial Metrics

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS): $54.13

1.07 (+2.02%)

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  • Stability is the dimension where BNS ranks best; there it ranks ahead of 88.85% of US stocks.
  • BNS's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • BNS ranks lowest in Sentiment; there it ranks in the 2nd percentile.

BNS Stock Summary

  • BNS has a market capitalization of $64,577,090,000 -- more than approximately 96.54% of US stocks.
  • Price to trailing twelve month operating cash flow for BNS is currently 3.81, higher than just 15.21% of US stocks with positive operating cash flow.
  • BNS's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 97.71% of US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA, a group of peers worth examining would be PNC, CHTR, USB, BK, and TFC.
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BNS Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of BNS, see our BNS price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $74.78 Average Broker Recommendation 1.62 (Moderate Buy)

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BNS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $54.13 52-week high $74.86
Prev. close $53.06 52-week low $45.26
Day low $52.92 Volume 1,419,900
Day high $54.14 Avg. volume 1,329,500
50-day MA $50.63 Dividend yield 5.62%
200-day MA $55.93 Market Cap 64.50B

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Company Bio

The Bank of Nova Scotia (French: Banque de Nouvelle-Écosse), operating as Scotiabank (French: Banque Scotia), is a Canadian multinational banking and financial services company headquartered in TorontoOntario. One of Canada's Big Five banks, it is the third largest Canadian bank by deposits and market capitalization. It serves more than 25 million customers around the world and offers a range of products and services including personal and commercial banking, wealth management, corporate and investment banking. With more than 92,001 employees and assets of Can$1,136 billion (according to 2020 annual report), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (TSXBNS) and New York (NYSEBNS) exchanges. The Scotiabank swift code is NOSCCATT and the institution number is 002. (Source:Wikipedia)

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Latest BNS News From Around the Web

Below are the latest news stories about BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate BNS as an investment opportunity.

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Chris MacDonald on InvestorPlace | January 26, 2023

Scotiabank increases prime lending rate

Scotiabank announced today that it is increasing its Canadian dollar prime lending rate to 6.70 per cent from 6.45 per cent, effective January 26, 2023.

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

Scotiabank named one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People

Scotiabank is proud to be named as one of Canada's Top Employers for Young People 2023 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. for the third year in a row.

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

With 50% ownership, The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) boasts of strong institutional backing

If you want to know who really controls The Bank of Nova Scotia ( TSE:BNS ), then you'll have to look at the makeup of...

Yahoo | January 25, 2023

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Dips More Than Broader Markets: What You Should Know

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) closed at $51.90 in the latest trading session, marking a -0.27% move from the prior day.

Yahoo | January 24, 2023

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BNS Price Returns

1-mo N/A
3-mo 16.56%
6-mo -7.93%
1-year -21.23%
3-year 15.40%
5-year 7.50%
YTD 12.25%
2022 -28.05%
2021 37.49%
2020 1.72%
2019 17.48%
2018 -19.17%

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