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

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS): $63.59

-0.33 (-0.52%)

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  • BNS scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 96.59% of US stocks.
  • BNS's strongest trending metric is Value; it's been moving down over the last 179 days.
  • BNS ranks lowest in Value; there it ranks in the 17th percentile.

BNS Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $89,322,368,568, Bank Of Nova Scotia has a greater market value than 97.05% of US stocks.
  • The ratio of debt to operating expenses for Bank Of Nova Scotia is higher than it is for about 97.21% of US stocks.
  • BNS's equity multiplier -- a measure of assets relative to shareholders'equity -- is greater than that of 97.26% of US stocks.
  • Stocks with similar financial metrics, market capitalization, and price volatility to Bank Of Nova Scotia are BMO, UBS, GM, C, and CP.
  • BNS's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Bank Of Nova Scotia's official web site, go to

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 $63.59 52-week high $74.86
Prev. close $63.92 52-week low $59.05
Day low $62.42 Volume 2,080,282
Day high $63.92 Avg. volume 1,810,963
50-day MA $67.71 Dividend yield 5.01%
200-day MA $67.35 Market Cap 76.50B

Bank of Nova Scotia (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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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.

Scotiabank to let staff come back to work in person on March 14 - Bloomberg

Canada-based lender Scotiabank (NYSE:BNS) will allow staff to come back to most of its offices on March 14, with plans for a 10-week phased return starting on April 11, Bloomberg reported Friday. The majority of workers will return on a hybrid basis, choosing to work either remotely or in person, Bloomberg...

Seeking Alpha | February 25, 2022

Scotiabank Q1 Earnings Preview: What to Expect

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE: BNS) (NYSE: BNS) will report its Q1 2022 financial results on March 1 before the opening bell.   Stock Performance  Year-to-date, the bank stock has risen by approximately 1.6% and is currently trading over C$91. Let’s have a look at what analysts are expecting, as strong earnings could push BNS stock higher.  Analyst Estimates  Analysts are expecting Scotiabank to post adjusted EPS of C$2.05 in the first quarter of 2022, indicating a growth of 9% from the prior-year quarter (C$1.88 per share). The estimated revenue is C$7.86 billion, which would represent a decrease of 2.6% from the first quarter of 2021 (C$8.07 billion).

Stephanie Bedard-Chateauneuf on TipRanks | February 25, 2022

Scotiabank to begin letting employees return to office in mid-March

"Starting on April 11, a ten-week gradual and phased re-entry into the office will begin, with different teams returning on different dates," Barb Mason, Scotiabank's chief human resources officer and group head, said in a statement. Most of the employees will work on a hybrid basis, the bank said. Scotiabank's return to office plan comes a few weeks after rival Bank of Montreal said it will be bringing employees back to the office, becoming the first major Canadian lender to do so.

Yahoo | February 25, 2022

Scotiabank named Financial Issuer of the Year by International Financing Review

Scotiabank today announced it has been named Financial Issuer of the Year by International Financing Review (IFR) Magazine, a Refinitiv publication, in recognition of the Bank's leadership in funding strategy and capital innovation. The annual award recognizes one global financial institution for precision and excellence in its treasury funding program.

Yahoo | February 25, 2022

USD/CAD to push higher towards the 1.29/1.30 zone – Scotiabank

USD/CAD has moved up through the low/mid 1.28 area. Economists at Scotiabank believe that the pair could reach the 1.20/30 region. Support seen at 1.2

FXStreet | February 24, 2022

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BNS Price Returns

1-mo -4.95%
3-mo -9.95%
6-mo N/A
1-year 0.84%
3-year 41.41%
5-year 44.12%
YTD -9.29%
2021 37.49%
2020 1.72%
2019 18.90%
2018 -19.17%
2017 20.39%

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