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

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS): $49.61

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BNS Price/Volume Stats

Current price $49.61 52-week high $68.07
Prev. close $49.05 52-week low $45.26
Day low $48.98 Volume 845,700
Day high $49.62 Avg. volume 1,421,124
50-day MA $49.69 Dividend yield 6.25%
200-day MA $50.78 Market Cap 59.44B

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  • BNS scores best on the Stability dimension, with a Stability rank ahead of 83.17% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for BNS is in Value, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • BNS's current lowest rank is in the Sentiment metric (where it is better than 4.21% of US stocks).

BNS Stock Summary

  • With a market capitalization of $57,549,704,080, BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA has a greater market value than 96.27% of US stocks.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 18.17 for BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA; that's greater than it is for 97.31% of US stocks.
  • The volatility of BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA's share price is greater than that of merely 4.53% US stocks with at least 200 days of trading history.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to BNS, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are CHTR, PNC, USB, BMO, and MFC.
  • 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)

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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Scotiabank Eyes Synthetic Risk Transfer as Capital Rules Advance

(Bloomberg) -- Bank of Nova Scotia has been sounding out investors for a potential synthetic notes offering to boost its capital buffers, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Most Read from BloombergPGA Tour Bows to Saudi Rival in Shock Combination With LIV GolfUkraine Dam Blast Blamed on Russia Tips War Into New PhaseSEC’s Coinbase Lawsuit Heralds Deepening US Crypto CrackdownGeorge Santos Loses Bid to Shield the People Who Guaranteed His $500,000 BailRussia’s Dam-Busting Is Anothe

Yahoo | June 6, 2023

Scotiabank Proudly Releases Inaugural Accessibility Plan

On June 1, Scotiabank released its inaugural Accessible Canada Act Accessibility Plan, which outlines the Bank's commitment to identifying, preventing, and removing barriers for persons with disabilities.

Yahoo | June 6, 2023

Scotia Global Asset Management announces risk ratings changes on some of its Funds

Scotia Global Asset Management announced that the risk ratings for the following funds will be changed, effective today. These changes are consistent with the investment risk classification methodology required by the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA). There is no change to the investment objective or strategy of the funds associated with their new risk ratings.

Yahoo | May 31, 2023

Scotiabank's AI-driven Chatbot Recognized with Digital Transformation Award

Scotiabank has been recognized as a 2023 Digital Transformation Award winner in the large private sector category, by IT World Canada, for the development of its AI-powered customer chatbot. The annual awards program recognizes small to large Canadian companies that have successfully transformed their businesses through innovative digital solutions.

Yahoo | May 29, 2023

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Q2 Earnings & Revenues Decline Y/Y

A jump in provisions, higher expenses and a decline in revenues hurt Bank of Nova Scotia's (BNS) fiscal Q2 earnings.

Yahoo | May 29, 2023

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BNS Price Returns

1-mo -1.41%
3-mo 3.50%
6-mo 1.72%
1-year -22.59%
3-year 28.07%
5-year 8.03%
YTD 4.46%
2022 -28.05%
2021 37.49%
2020 1.72%
2019 17.48%
2018 -19.17%

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