Analyst Activity – Canaccord Genuity Initiates Coverage On Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) With a Buy

Analyst Ratings For Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS)

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Today, Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage on Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) with a Buy .

There are 1 hold rating, 10 buy ratings on the stock.

The current consensus rating on Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) is Buy (Score: 2.91) with a consensus target price of $75.38 per share, a potential 21.97% upside.

Some recent analyst ratings include

  • 7/18/2017-Canaccord Genuity initiated coverage with a Buy rating.
  • 5/23/2017-Barclays PLC Upgrade from a “Equal Weight ” rating to a ” Overweight” rating.
  • 5/18/2017-National Bank Financial Reiterated Rating of Outperform Overweight.
  • 3/7/2017-CIBC Upgrade from a “Sector Perform ” rating to a ” Sector Outperform” rating.
  • 3/1/2017-TD Securities was Downgraded by analysts at TD Securities from a “Buy” rating to a “” rating.

Dividend information for Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS)

Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) pays an annual dividend of Community Ranking: with a yield of 3.64% and an average dividend growth of -2.70% based on a 3 Year Average.

Dividend History for Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS)

  • On 5/31/2017 Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend of $0.56 3.99% with an ex dividend date of 6/29/2017 which will be payable on 7/27/2017.
  • On 3/1/2017 Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend of $0.58 3.93% with an ex dividend date of 3/31/2017 which will be payable on 4/26/2017.
  • On 11/30/2016 Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend of $0.55 3.97% with an ex dividend date of 12/29/2016 which will be payable on 1/27/2017.
  • On 8/31/2016 Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend of $0.57 4.28% with an ex dividend date of 9/30/2016 which will be payable on 10/27/2016.
  • On 6/1/2016 Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend of $0.55 4.47% with an ex dividend date of 6/30/2016 which will be payable on 7/27/2016.
  • On 3/2/2016 Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend of $0.53 4.88% with an ex dividend date of 4/1/2016 which will be payable on 4/27/2016.
  • On 12/2/2015 Bank of Nova Scotia announced a quarterly dividend of $0.53 4.69% with an ex dividend date of 12/31/2015 which will be payable on 1/27/2016.


    Recent Trading Activity for Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS)
    Shares of Bank of Nova Scotia closed the previous trading session at 61.80 up +0.13 0.21% with 446,713 shares trading hands.

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