Bank Nova Scotia Halifax Pfd 3 Ordinary Shares (BNS): Price and Financial Metrics

Bank Nova Scotia Halifax Pfd 3 Ordinary Shares (BNS): $64.24

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  • BNS scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 97.19% of US stocks.
  • BNS's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving down over the last 197 days.
  • BNS ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 26th percentile.

BNS Stock Summary

  • BNS has a market capitalization of $77,147,001,633 -- more than approximately 96.81% of US stocks.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Bank Of Nova Scotia is higher than it is for about 97.43% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 16.39 for Bank Of Nova Scotia; that's greater than it is for 96.92% of US stocks.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to BNS, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are GM, BMO, UBS, DUK, and SO.
  • BNS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Bank Of Nova Scotia's official web site, go to

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BNS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $64.24 52-week high $64.39
Prev. close $63.68 52-week low $34.73
Day low $64.15 Volume 704,000
Day high $64.36 Avg. volume 1,377,906
50-day MA $62.32 Dividend yield 4.44%
200-day MA $51.11 Market Cap 77.95B

Bank Nova Scotia Halifax Pfd 3 Ordinary Shares (BNS) Company Bio

Bank of Nova Scotia provides various personal, commercial, corporate, and investment banking services in Canada and internationally. The company was founded in 1832 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

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The Bank of Nova Scotia to increase ownership stake in Scotiabank Chile

The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") announced today that it has reached an agreement to increase ownership in its Chilean operations ("Scotiabank Chile") through acquisition of an additional 7.0% stake from the Said family. Upon closing, Scotiabank's ownership in Scotiabank Chile will increase to 83%. The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.

Yahoo | May 3, 2021

Canadian Output on Cusp of Full Recovery After 11th Monthly Gain

(Bloomberg) -- Canada’s economy continued its run of surprising strength at the start of the year, validating expectations that activity will soon return to pre-pandemic levels.Gross domestic product grew 0.4% in February, Statistics Canada reported Friday in Ottawa. A preliminary estimate shows momentum kept up in March with output expanding 0.9%, which would be the 11th-straight monthly gain in GDP.The numbers highlight how well the nation’s economy handled successive waves of lockdowns to contain the spread of Covid-19, a resilience that’s fueling a strong rebound in 2021 after the nation’s sharpest downturn in the post-World War II era. At this pace, output should return to pre-pandemic levels by the second half of this year -- even though lingering effects of the crisis will leave ...

Yahoo | April 30, 2021

Revolut will return to Canada next year after pulling plug on beta

Summary List Placement The UK-based neobank plans to return to Canada next year and will offer its full suite of products, per BetaKit. The decision, which Revolut co-founder and CEO Nikolay Storonsky disclosed at the Collision 2021 conference, comes about a month after the company opted to withdraw from the Canadian market. The app was in beta and lacked the UK market's full product offering. Revolut decided to pull the plug on its local presence because the company had limited resources, according to Storonsky, who also stated that Revolut will have "more resources" when it comes back. In the meantime, the company is keeping beta users' accounts open until May 15 and will reimburse unspent funds. Revolut will face a hard slog in returning to Canada for three reasons. Entrenched incumb...

Business Insider | April 27, 2021

Bank Of Nova Scotia: Still A Tempting 4.6% Dividend Yield

Photo by JHVEPhoto/iStock Editorial via Getty Images In August 2020, I started covering banks and the Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) was one of the Canadian banks I took a closer look at. Back then, I called the dividend tempting, but was rather neutral about an investment. Looking back, we...

Daniel Schönberger on Seeking Alpha | April 14, 2021

The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) CEO Brian Porter Hosts Annual General Meeting (Transcript)

The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Annual General Meeting April 13, 2021 9:00 AM ET Company Participants Brian Porter - President, CEO & Director Julie Walsh - Senior VP, Corporate Secretary & Chief Corporate Governance Officer Aaron Regent - Independent Chairman of the Board Conference Call Participants Amelia Meister -...

SA Transcripts on Seeking Alpha | April 13, 2021

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BNS Price Returns

1-mo 3.33%
3-mo 17.12%
6-mo 50.29%
1-year 79.76%
3-year 22.17%
5-year 69.30%
YTD 20.45%
2020 1.72%
2019 18.90%
2018 -19.17%
2017 20.39%
2016 43.75%

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