BNS.TO - The Bank of Nova Scotia

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD
73.16
+0.31 (+0.43%)
At close: 4:15PM EDT
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Previous Close72.85
Open72.86
Bid73.13 x 0
Ask73.14 x 0
Day's Range72.83 - 73.28
52 Week Range66.36 - 80.79
Volume2,012,319
Avg. Volume2,856,063
Market Cap89.693B
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.89
PE Ratio (TTM)10.97
EPS (TTM)N/A
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield3.48 (4.89%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-04-01
1y Target EstN/A
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    Bloomberg5 days ago

    Election Promises Drive Surge in India Project Finance Deals

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    Scotiabank CEO Dismisses U.S. Hedge Funds Shorting Canadian Banks

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  • Markit11 days ago

    See what the IHS Markit Score report has to say about Bank of Nova Scotia.

    Bank of Nova Scotia NYSE:BNSView full report here! Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is neutral * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low * Economic output in this company's sector is expanding Bearish sentimentShort interest | PositiveShort interest is extremely low for BNS with fewer than 1% of shares on loan. This could indicate that investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices are not currently targeting BNS. Money flowETF/Index ownership | PositiveETF activity is positive. Over the last month, ETFs holding BNS are favorable with net inflows of $24.43 billion. This was the highest net inflow seen over the last one-year.Error parsing the SmartText Economic sentimentPMI by IHS Markit | PositiveAccording to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is strong relative to the trend shown over the past year. Credit worthinessCredit default swap | NeutralThe current level displays a neutral indicator. BNS credit default swap spreads are within the middle of their range for the last three years.Please send all inquiries related to the report to score@ihsmarkit.com.Charts and report PDFs will only be available for 30 days after publishing.This document has been produced for information purposes only and is not to be relied upon or as construed as investment advice. To the fullest extent permitted by law, IHS Markit disclaims any responsibility or liability, whether in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), equity or otherwise, for any loss or damage arising from any reliance on or the use of this material in any way. Please view the full legal disclaimer and methodology information on pages 2-3 of the full report.

  • Here is What Hedge Funds Think About The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)
    Insider Monkey23 days ago

    Here is What Hedge Funds Think About The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)

    As we already know from media reports and hedge fund investor letters, many hedge funds lost money in fourth quarter, blaming macroeconomic conditions and unpredictable events that hit several sectors, with technology among them. Nevertheless, most investors decided to stick to their bullish theses and their long-term focus allows us to profit from the recent […]

  • Interested In The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)’s Upcoming CA$0.87 Dividend? You Have 4 Days Left
    Simply Wall St.24 days ago

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  • Reuterslast month

    Nine banks win dismissal of Canadian rate-rigging lawsuit in U.S.

    A federal judge in Manhattan on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit by investors that accused nine large banks, including six from Canada, of conspiring to manipulate a Canadian rate benchmark to improve profits ...

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  • Investors Who Bought Bank of Nova Scotia Shares Three Years Ago Are Now Up 22%
    Simply Wall St.2 months ago

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  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents2 months ago

    Edited Transcript of BNS.TO earnings conference call or presentation 26-Feb-19 12:30pm GMT

    Q1 2019 Bank of Nova Scotia Earnings Call

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Thailand to buy $318 mln worth of new shares in bank merger - finance minister

    Thailand will buy 10 billion baht worth of newly issued shares in the merger between TMB Bank and Thanachart bank, a senior official said on Thursday. The government is investing because the new bank would ...

  • The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript
    Motley Fool2 months ago

    The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Q1 2019 Earnings Conference Call Transcript

    BNS earnings call for the period ending January 31, 2019.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Scotiabank misses on profit as costs rise, Bank of Montreal beats

    Bank of Nova Scotia, Canada's third-biggest lender, reported a lower-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday, as higher expenses and provisions for bad loans ate into gains from international banking ...

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Thailand's TMB and Thanachart bank sign $4 billion merger MOU

    Thailand's TMB Bank said on Tuesday it signed a non-binding agreement to merge with Thanachart Bank in a deal worth up to 140 billion baht ($4.47 billion), which would make the new entity the sixth largest bank in the country. TMB will finance the deal through debt and equity. Some 50 billion-55 billion baht of newly issued shares would be offered to Thanachart Capital and Canada's Bank of Nova Scotia while 40 billion to 45 billion baht would be offered to existing TMB shareholders and may include a public offering.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Scotiabank profit falls 5.1 percent

    Bank of Nova Scotia, Canada's third-biggest lender, reported a 5.1 percent fall in adjusted first-quarter profit on Tuesday, due to higher noninterest expenses. Scotiabank reported adjusted net profit ...

  • TheStreet.com2 months ago

    Look North for Income and Yield With This Attractive Bank Stock

    Canadian banks could be more attractive than U.S. banks right now. A number of Canadian bank stocks have lower valuations and higher dividend yields than their U.S.-based peers. Bank of Nova Scotia has a highly profitable business model, and reported solid growth across its most important financial measures in 2018.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Scotiabank sells El Salvador business to Imperia Intercontinental

    Canada's Scotiabank has reached an agreement to sell its El Salvador banking and insurance business to Imperia Intercontinental in order to focus on other markets, the bank said on Friday. The sale, which includes Scotiabank El Salvador, its subsidiaries as well as Scotia Seguros, must still be approved by regulators. "This transaction with Imperia is in the best interest of our clients, workers and shareholders," said Scotiabank executive Ignacio Deschamps, adding that the concluded sale will generate losses of around $170 million for the bank.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Canadian regulators may review terms of mortgage stress test

    Canada will consider changing the terms of a stress test designed to cut out risky mortgage lending if market conditions change, one of the country's top banking regulators said on Tuesday. The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions, Canada's main financial regulator, introduced rules last January requiring banks to test borrowers' ability to repay mortgages at an interest rate 200 basis points above their contracted rate.

  • Reuters2 months ago

    Canada's banking regulator says mortgage stress test must be monitored

    Canada will monitor the terms of a stress test designed to cut out risky mortgage lending in light of rising interest rates, one of the country's top banking regulators said on Tuesday. "We understand that we need to monitor the effects of the stress test and interest rate changes," Carolyn Rogers, Assistant Superintendent at the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OSFI), said following a speech.

  • Thomson Reuters StreetEvents3 months ago

    Edited Transcript of BNS.TO earnings conference call or presentation 27-Nov-18 1:00pm GMT

    Q4 2018 Bank of Nova Scotia Earnings Call