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Last $44.08 USD
Change Today -0.67 / -1.50%
Volume 860.8K
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bank of nova scotia (BNS) Snapshot

Open
$44.31
Previous Close
$44.75
Day High
$44.49
Day Low
$43.82
52 Week High
09/18/14 - $66.87
52 Week Low
08/24/15 - $39.55
Market Cap
53.2B
Average Volume 10 Days
1.7M
EPS TTM
--
Shares Outstanding
1.2B
EX-Date
10/2/15
P/E TM
--
Dividend
$2.81
Dividend Yield
5.06%
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bank of nova scotia (BNS) Details

The Bank of Nova Scotia provides various personal, commercial, corporate, and investment banking services in Canada and internationally. The company provides financial advice, solutions, and day-to-day banking products, including debit cards, checking accounts, credit cards, investments, mortgages, loans, and related creditor insurance products to individuals and small businesses; and commercial banking solutions, including lending, deposit, cash management, and trade finance solutions to medium and large businesses primarily through a network of 1,040 branches and 3,942 automated banking machines. It also offers a range of financial products, solutions, and advice to retail and commercial customers in Latin America, the Caribbean, Central America, and Asia primarily through a network of approximately 3,000 branches and offices, approximately 7,700 automated banking machines, and in-store banking kiosks. In addition, the company offers wealth management services comprising asset management and advisory services for retail and institutional investors; insurance products, such as creditor, non-creditor, life and health, home, property, and auto and travel insurance; cash management, payment services, electronic banking, business deposits, and trade services to small business, commercial, and corporate customers; and correspondent banking products and services to other financial institutions. Further, it offers corporate banking, investment banking, and capital markets solutions to corporate, government, and institutional clients, including corporate lending, equity and debt underwriting, mergers and acquisitions advisory, fixed income and equity sales, trading and research, prime brokerage, securitization, foreign exchange, and energy and rates hedging, as well as precious and base metals sales, trading, and storage. It also offers its products through mobile, Internet, and telephone banking. The Bank of Nova Scotia was founded in 1832 and is based in Toronto, Canada.

90,354 Employees
Last Reported Date: 08/28/15
Founded in 1832

bank of nova scotia (BNS) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Non-In...
Total Annual Compensation: C$1.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: C$500.0K
Chief Executive Officer of Global Banking & M...
Total Annual Compensation: C$550.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

bank of nova scotia (BNS) Key Developments

Scotiabank Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on October 28, 2015

The board of Scotiabank declared a quarterly dividend increase of CAD 0.02 per common share to CAD 0.70. This quarterly dividend is payable to shareholders of record as of October 6, 2015 on October 28, 2015.

The Bank of Nova Scotia Announces Dividend on Non-Cumulative Preferred Shares, Payable on October 28, 2015

The Bank of Nova Scotia announced dividend on non-cumulative preferred shares as: Series 14, Dividend No. 35 at the rate of $0.281250 per share; Series 15, Dividend No. 34 at the rate of $0.281250 per share; Series 16, Dividend No. 32 at the rate of $0.328125 per share; Series 17, Dividend No. 31 at the rate of $0.350000 per share; Series 18, Dividend No. 30 at the rate of $0.209375 per share; Series 19, Dividend No. 10 at the rate of $0.167438 per share; Series 20, Dividend No. 30 at the rate of $0.225625 per share; Series 21, Dividend No. 8 at the rate of $0.145563 per share; Series 22, Dividend No. 28 at the rate of $0.239375 per share; Series 23, Dividend No. 7 at the rate of $0.156813 per share; Series 30, Dividend No. 22 at the rate of $0.113750 per share; Series 31, Dividend No. 2 at the rate of $0.101813 per share; Series 32, Dividend No. 19 at the rate of $0.231250 per share. The dividend will be payable on October 28, 2015 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 6, 2015.

Scotiabank Reports Earnings Results for the Third Quarter and Nine Months Ended July 31, 2015

Scotiabank reported earnings results for the third quarter and nine months ended July 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported net interest income of CAD 3,354 million compared to CAD 3,150 million, total revenues of CAD 6,124 million compared to CAD 6,487 million and net income attributable to equity holders of the bank of CAD 1,795 million compared to CAD 2,301 million for the last year. Net income was CAD 1,847 million, compared to CAD 2,351 million, earnings per share (diluted) was CAD 1.45 compared to CAD 1.85, ROE was 14.7%, compared to 20.6% reported in last year. Adjusted net income was CAD 1,847 million, up from CAD 1,796 million, earnings per share (diluted) was CAD 1.45 compared to CAD 1.40, up 4% and ROE was 14.7%, compared to 15.7% reported in last year. For the nine months, the company reported net interest income of CAD 9,721 million compared to CAD 9,206 million, total revenues of CAD 17,924 million compared to CAD 17,857 million and net income attributable to equity holders of the bank of CAD 5,231 million compared to CAD 5,698 million for the last year. Net income was CAD 5,370 million, compared to CAD 5,860 million, earnings per share (diluted) was CAD 4.22 compared to CAD 4.57 and ROE was 14.7%, compared to 17.6%. Adjusted net income was CAD 5,370 million, up CAD 65 million from CAD 5,305 million, earnings per share (diluted) was CAD 4.22 compared to CAD 4.12, up 2% and ROE was 14.7%, compared to 15.9% reported in last year.

 

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