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BNS

Bank of Nova Scotia TSX:BNS Stock Report

Last Price

CA$68.94

Market Cap

CA$82.1b

7D

-3.4%

1Y

-17.8%

Updated

04 Dec, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
BNS fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation5/6
Future Growth2/6
Past Performance3/6
Financial Health6/6
Dividends6/6

BNS Stock Overview

The Bank of Nova Scotia engages in the provision of various banking products and services in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Colombia, the Caribbean and Central America, and internationally.

The Bank of Nova Scotia Competitors

Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Bank of Nova Scotia
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCA$68.94
52 Week HighCA$95.00
52 Week LowCA$63.19
Beta0.90
1 Month Change6.37%
3 Month Change-3.46%
1 Year Change-17.85%
3 Year Change-8.34%
5 Year Change-17.54%
Change since IPO1,571.27%

Recent News & Updates

Recent updates

With EPS Growth And More, Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Makes An Interesting Case

Jul 07
With EPS Growth And More, Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Makes An Interesting Case

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To CA$1.03

Jun 02
Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Is Increasing Its Dividend To CA$1.03

Is Now The Time To Put Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) On Your Watchlist?

Apr 05
Is Now The Time To Put Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) On Your Watchlist?

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of CA$0.90

Sep 24
Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of CA$0.90

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of CA$0.90

Sep 10
Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Is Due To Pay A Dividend Of CA$0.90

Bank of Nova Scotia's (TSE:BNS) Dividend Will Be CA$0.90

Aug 27
Bank of Nova Scotia's (TSE:BNS) Dividend Will Be CA$0.90

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of CA$0.90

Jun 04
Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Has Affirmed Its Dividend Of CA$0.90

Shareholders Will Most Likely Find The Bank of Nova Scotia's (TSE:BNS) CEO Compensation Acceptable

Apr 07
Shareholders Will Most Likely Find The Bank of Nova Scotia's (TSE:BNS) CEO Compensation Acceptable

Should The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?

Mar 18
Should The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Be Part Of Your Dividend Portfolio?

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Has Compensated Shareholders With A Respectable 68% Return On Their Investment

Feb 20
Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Has Compensated Shareholders With A Respectable 68% Return On Their Investment

What Kind Of Shareholders Own The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)?

Jan 25
What Kind Of Shareholders Own The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)?

It Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) For Its Next Dividend

Dec 30
It Might Not Be A Great Idea To Buy The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) For Its Next Dividend

Who Has Been Selling The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Shares?

Dec 07
Who Has Been Selling The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Shares?

Ignacio Deschamps Is The Group Head of International Banking & Digital Transformation of The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) And They Just Picked Up 150% More Shares

Sep 04
Ignacio Deschamps Is The Group Head of International Banking & Digital Transformation of The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) And They Just Picked Up 150% More Shares

A Look At Bank of Nova Scotia's (TSE:BNS) Share Price Returns

Aug 17
A Look At Bank of Nova Scotia's (TSE:BNS) Share Price Returns

How Much Are The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Insiders Taking Off The Table?

Jul 26
How Much Are The Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Insiders Taking Off The Table?

Shareholder Returns

BNSCA BanksCA Market
7D-3.4%-1.0%0.4%
1Y-17.8%-4.6%1.2%

Return vs Industry: BNS underperformed the Canadian Banks industry which returned -4.6% over the past year.

Return vs Market: BNS underperformed the Canadian Market which returned 1.2% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is BNS's price volatile compared to industry and market?
BNS volatility
BNS Average Weekly Movement2.9%
Banks Industry Average Movement3.2%
Market Average Movement9.9%
10% most volatile stocks in CA Market18.0%
10% least volatile stocks in CA Market4.1%

Stable Share Price: BNS is less volatile than 75% of Canadian stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 3% a week.

Volatility Over Time: BNS's weekly volatility (3%) has been stable over the past year.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
183290,979Brian Porterhttps://www.scotiabank.com

The Bank of Nova Scotia engages in the provision of various banking products and services in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Colombia, the Caribbean and Central America, and internationally. It operates through four segments: Canadian Banking, International Banking, Global Wealth Management, and Global Banking and Markets. The company offers financial advice and solutions, and day-to-day banking products, including debit and credit cards, chequing and saving accounts, investments, mortgages, loans, and insurance to individuals; and business banking solutions comprising lending, deposit, cash management, and trade finance solutions to small, medium, and large businesses, including automotive financing solutions to dealers and their customers.

The Bank of Nova Scotia Fundamentals Summary

How do Bank of Nova Scotia's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
BNS fundamental statistics
Market CapCA$82.13b
Earnings (TTM)CA$9.66b
Revenue (TTM)CA$29.80b

8.5x

P/E Ratio

1.1x

P/B Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
BNS income statement (TTM)
RevenueCA$29.80b
Cost of RevenueCA$0
Gross ProfitCA$29.80b
Other ExpensesCA$20.15b
EarningsCA$9.66b

Last Reported Earnings

Oct 31, 2022

Next Earnings Date

n/a

Earnings per share (EPS)8.10
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin32.40%
Debt/Equity Ratio315.5%

How did BNS perform over the long term?

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Dividends

6.0%

Current Dividend Yield

50%

Payout Ratio

Does BNS pay a reliable dividends?

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When do you need to buy BNS by to receive an upcoming dividend?
Bank of Nova Scotia dividend dates
Ex Dividend DateJan 03 2023
Dividend Pay DateJan 27 2023
Days until Ex dividend29 days
Days until Dividend pay date53 days

Does BNS pay a reliable dividends?

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