Today’s top gainers include the company The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) which is in the industry Money Center Banks, gaining 1.24% today. In the last week its performance is 3.43%, and 8.00% for the past quarter. Currently, The Bank of Nova Scotia, BNS has a target price of 56.7, so today’s gain of 1.24% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore 0.64%.
The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS), has a market cap of 65433.77, and is based in Canada. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 65.50%.
At the current price of 53.97, it has a dividend yield of 4.21%, and its target price is 56.7. This is with a profit margin of 31.50%, and total debt/equity of 0.15. The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) has a P/E of 12.57, as well as a forward P/E of 11.27.
With a current EPS of 4.29, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 4.97%,The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) has had a EPS growth for the past five years at 8.10%. For the next five years EPS growth is projected to be 4.52%.
Performance for the year is 29.06%. Since its IPO date on 9/13/1999, the total performance to date is 36.52%.
Volume today for The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS), is 587800, while its average volume is 719.93. Whilst the total gain today was 1.24%, it did have a day high of -2.12%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.37%, and 1.29% for the month. The 52-week low for The Bank of Nova Scotia, BNS has been 57.69%, while the 52-week-high has reached -2.12%.
Looking at its return of investments, which is 16.80%, and its return on assets is 0.80%. The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) has an operating margin of 53.50%. With a sales growth of 9.30% quarter over quarter. Bearing in mind that The Bank of Nova Scotia, BNS is in the sector Financial, its long-term debt/equity is 0.15, and has a current ratio of *TBA and *TBA for quick ratio.
So what is the value of The Bank of Nova Scotia? Well its PEG is 2.78, and the P/S is 3.97, along with a P/B of 1.68. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 0.28.