BNS.TO - The Bank of Nova Scotia

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD
73.34
+0.24 (+0.33%)
At close: 4:38PM EST
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Previous Close73.10
Open73.61
Bid73.25 x 0
Ask73.37 x 0
Day's Range73.27 - 73.94
52 Week Range66.36 - 82.70
Volume2,334,448
Avg. Volume2,780,022
Market Cap89.992B
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.10
PE Ratio (TTM)10.76
EPS (TTM)6.82
Earnings DateFeb 26, 2019
Forward Dividend & Yield3.40 (4.78%)
Ex-Dividend Date2018-12-31
1y Target Est83.83
  • Thomson Reuters StreetEventsyesterday

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

    Q4 2018 Bank of Nova Scotia Earnings Call

  • Scotiabank Drops 348-Year-Old Mocatta Name in Metals Unit Revamp
    Bloomberg2 days ago

    Scotiabank Drops 348-Year-Old Mocatta Name in Metals Unit Revamp

    Bank of Nova Scotia is dropping the “Mocatta” moniker from its metals-trading business, shedding the last vestiges of a firm dating back nearly 350 years as the Canadian owner absorbs the platform into its capital-markets division. It’s an end of an era that began in 1671 when Moses Mocatta opened an account with one of London’s most famous goldsmith bankers, Edward Backwell. Mocatta and his descendants would go on to build what became one of the world’s largest metals-trading businesses and the oldest member of London’s bullion market.

  • Three Understated Metrics For The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) You Should Know
    Simply Wall St.2 days ago

    Three Understated Metrics For The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) You Should Know

    As a large-cap stock with market capitalization of CA$84b, The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) is classified as a major bank. As these large financial institutions revert back to health Read More...

  • CNW Group7 days ago

    Scotiabank announces NVCC Subordinated Debentures Offering

    TORONTO , Jan. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - The Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") (TSX, NYSE: "BNS") today announced an offering of $1.75 billion of 3.89% Subordinated Debentures (Non-Viability Contingent Capital (NVCC)) due 2029 (the "Debentures") pursuant to its July 25, 2018 base shelf prospectus. The Debentures, to be sold through an agency syndicate led by Scotiabank Global Banking & Markets, are expected to be issued on January 18 , 2019.  Interest will be payable semi-annually from the date of issue until January 18, 2024 at 3.89% per annum.  From January 18, 2024 to maturity on January 18, 2029 , the Debentures will pay a quarterly coupon at a rate of the 90 day bankers' acceptance plus 1.58%, beginning April 18, 2024 . On or after January 18, 2024 , Scotiabank may, at its option, with the prior approval of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions ( Canada ), redeem the Debentures, in whole at any time or in part from time to time on not less than 30 nor more than 60 days' prior notice, at a redemption price of par plus accrued and unpaid interest.

  • CNW Group7 days ago

    Markets vs. Economists: Scotiabank Economics Global Outlook

    TORONTO , Jan. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Global growth is moderating and coming off peaks achieved in 2017-18. This long predicted development reflects in part tightening by central banks, a natural cooling of the pace of growth, and the impacts of elevated uncertainty owing to developments in financial markets and the evolution of the China-US trade war. "The decline in equity markets and movements in certain parts of the yield curve over the last few months suggests a clear disconnect between economic prospects as evaluated by markets and those forecast by economists," said Jean-François Perrault, Senior Vice President and Chief Economist at Scotiabank.

  • Markit10 days ago

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

    # Bank of Nova Scotia ### NYSE:BNS View full report here! ## Summary * Perception of the company's creditworthiness is negative * ETFs holding this stock are seeing positive inflows * Bearish sentiment is low ## Bearish sentiment Short interest | Positive Short 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 flow ETF/Index ownership | Positive ETF activity is positive. Over the last month, growth of ETFs holding BNS is favorable, with net inflows of $9.29 billion. This is among the highest net inflows seen over the last one-year and the rate of additional inflows appears to be increasing. ## Economic sentiment PMI by IHS Markit | Neutral According to the latest IHS Markit Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) data, output in the Financials sector is rising. The rate of growth is weak relative to the trend shown over the past year, however. ## Credit worthiness Credit default swap | Negative The current level displays a negative indicator. BNS credit default swap spreads are at their highest levels for the past 3 years, which indicates the market's more negative perception of the company's credit worthiness. 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.

  • Bloomberg11 days ago

    Scotiabank May Find Path to Exit Thanachart in Thai Bank Merger

    Thai lenders Thanachart Bank Pcl and TMB Bank Pcl are in talks to merge in a deal supported by Thailand’s government. Such a transaction could give Canada’s Scotiabank -- which owns 49 percent of Bangkok-based Thanachart Bank -- the opportunity and motivation to downsize or even exit its investment, according to National Bank Financial analyst Gabriel Dechaine.

  • CNW Group15 days ago

    Scotiabank's President and CEO to Speak at RBC Capital Markets Canadian Bank CEO Conference

    Scotiabank's President and CEO to Speak at RBC Capital Markets Canadian Bank CEO Conference

  • CNW Group22 days ago

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces final year-end cash distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces final year-end cash distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

  • CNW Group22 days ago

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces final year-end reinvested distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces final year-end reinvested distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

  • Is The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) A Good Stock To Buy?
    Insider Monkey27 days ago

    Is The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Legendary investors such as Leon Cooperman and Seth Klarman earn enormous amounts of money for themselves and their investors by doing in-depth research on small-cap stocks that big brokerage houses don’t publish. Small cap stocks -especially when they are screened well- can generate substantial outperformance versus a boring index fund. That’s why we analyze the […]

  • CNW Group28 days ago

    Scotiabank Announces Redemption of Preferred Shares Series 22 and Series 23

    TORONTO , Dec. 21, 2018 /CNW/ - Scotiabank (BNS: TSX, NYSE) today announced that it intends to exercise its right to redeem all outstanding Non-cumulative 5-Year Rate Reset Preferred Shares Series 22 of Scotiabank (the "Series 22 Shares") and Non-cumulative Floating Rate Preferred Shares Series 23 of Scotiabank (the "Series 23 Shares") on January 28, 2019 , at a price equal to $25.00 per share, together with all declared and unpaid dividends. On November 27, 2018 , the Board of Directors of Scotiabank announced a quarterly dividend of $0.239375 per Series 22 Share, and $0 .215885 per Series 23 Share. Scotiabank is Canada's international bank and a leading financial services provider in the Americas.

  • CNW Group28 days ago

    /C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- Scotiabank/

    /C O R R E C T I O N from Source -- Scotiabank/

  • CNW Group29 days ago

    Scotiabank Commodity Price Index Naughty & Nice List

    Scotiabank Commodity Price Index Naughty & Nice List

  • CNW Grouplast month

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces estimated year-end cash distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces estimated year-end cash distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

  • CNW Grouplast month

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces estimated year-end reinvested distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

    Scotia Global Asset Management announces estimated year-end reinvested distributions for Scotia Strategic ETF Portfolios

  • CNW Grouplast month

    Scotiabank announces the sale of its pension and insurance operations in the Dominican Republic to Grupo Rizek

    TORONTO and SANTO DOMINGO , Dec. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - Scotiabank announced today that it has reached an agreement for the sale of Scotia Crecer AFP and Scotia Seguros, its pension and related insurance businesses in the Dominican Republic , to Grupo Rizek (the "Group"), subject to regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions. This transaction, along with the agreement to acquire Banco Dominicano del Progreso (pending regulatory approval and closing conditions), supports the Bank's strategic decision to focus its Caribbean operations on core markets. Grupo Rizek is one of the largest and most prominent diversified business groups in the Dominican Republic with a long-standing, solid reputation in agribusiness and the financial services industry.

  • Is It Time To Consider Buying The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)?
    Simply Wall St.last month

    Is It Time To Consider Buying The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)?

    Today we're going to take a look at the well-established The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS). The company's stock received a lot of attention from a substantial price movement on Read More...

  • CNW Grouplast month

    Scotia Wealth Management receives Global Private Banking honour

    TORONTO , Dec. 13, 2018 /CNW/ - Scotia Wealth Management was named Best Private Bank in the world for individuals with a Net Worth between $1 million and $24 million by Global Finance magazine, for its expertise in serving the specialized needs of these individuals as they seek to grow, preserve, and pass on their wealth. Scotia Wealth Management also won five Country Awards from Global Finance, including Best Private Bank in Peru , Jamaica and the Cayman Islands . The World's Best Private Bank awards identify "…the wealth management teams that are responding most effectively to the mix of challenges and opportunity that characterizes private banking at the start of the 21st century," says Joseph D. Giarraputo , Global Finance magazine, publisher and editorial director.

  • Hedge Funds Are Betting On Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR)
    Insider Monkeylast month

    Hedge Funds Are Betting On Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR)

    The market has been volatile as the Federal Reserve continues its rate hikes to normalize the interest rates. Small cap stocks have been hit hard as a result, as the Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) has underperformed the larger S&P 500 ETF (SPY) by about 4 percentage points through November 16th. SEC filings and hedge fund […]

  • CNW Grouplast month

    Scotiabank extends partnership with QED Investors to promote FinTech growth in Latin America

    Scotiabank extends partnership with QED Investors to promote FinTech growth in Latin America

  • The Time Is Now: Scotiabank Launches The Scotiabank Women Initiative™
    CNW Grouplast month

    The Time Is Now: Scotiabank Launches The Scotiabank Women Initiative™

    TORONTO , Dec. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Scotiabank today launched The Scotiabank Women Initiative™, a comprehensive program that will advance women-led businesses in Canada through access to capital, education and mentorship. Academic research and Scotiabank's own exploration has shown that women business leaders face significant challenges in achieving growth. Scotiabank is confronting this issue by offering meaningful support to female entrepreneurs in order to help them take their businesses to the next level.

  • Reuterslast month

    Factbox - What happens if the U.S. terminates NAFTA

    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday he would soon give formal notice to the U.S. Congress to terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), giving lawmakers six months to approve a new trade deal between the United States, Mexico and Canada to replace it. Trump said that if U.S. lawmakers don't approve the new agreement, then the three countries would revert to the rules of trade that existed before NAFTA came into effect in 1994.

  • CNW Group2 months ago

    Jake Lawrence and James Neate appointed to lead Scotiabank's Global Banking and Markets Business

    Jake Lawrence and James Neate appointed to lead Scotiabank's Global Banking and Markets Business