The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)

NYSE: BNS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.30 (-0.63%)
At close: Feb 26, 2024, 4:00 PM
+0.03 (0.06%)
After-hours: Feb 26, 2024, 7:20 PM EST
Market Cap 57.51B
Revenue (ttm) 23.58B
Net Income (ttm) 5.10B
Shares Out 1.21B
EPS (ttm) 4.28
PE Ratio 11.05
Forward PE 7.27
Dividend $3.18 (6.74%)
Ex-Dividend Date Jan 2, 2024
Volume 1,014,640
Open 47.49
Previous Close 47.59
Day's Range 47.01 - 47.72
52-Week Range 39.80 - 53.11
Beta 0.95
Analysts Hold
Price Target 68.00 (+43.79%)
Earnings Date Feb 27, 2024

About BNS

The Bank of Nova Scotia provides various banking products and services in Canada, the United States, Mexico, Peru, Chile, Colombia, the Caribbean and Central America, and internationally. It operates through Canadian Banking, International Banking, Global Wealth Management, and Global Banking and Markets segments. The company offers financial advice and solutions, and banking products, including debit and credit cards, chequing and saving accounts, investments, mortgages, loans, and insurance to individuals; and retail automotive financing solu... [Read more]

Sector Financials
Founded 1832
Employees 90,979
Stock Exchange NYSE
Ticker Symbol BNS
Full Company Profile

Financial Performance

In 2023, BNS's revenue was 32.31 billion, an increase of 2.84% compared to the previous year's 31.42 billion. Earnings were 6.99 billion, a decrease of -27.60%.

Financial numbers in CAD Financial Statements

Analyst Forecast

According to 3 analysts, the average rating for BNS stock is "Hold." The 12-month stock price forecast is $68.0, which is an increase of 43.79% from the latest price.

Price Target
(43.79% upside)
Analyst Consensus: Hold
Stock Forecasts


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