Today’s top gainers include the company The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) which is in the industry Money Center Banks, gaining -0.27% today. In the last week its performance is -0.32%, and 5.72% for the past quarter. Currently, The Bank of Nova Scotia, BNS has a target price of 51.33, so today’s gain of -0.27% is a significant step towards its target price. The GAP today is therefore -0.72%.
The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS), has a market cap of 60486.84, and is based in Canada. Insider ownership is at *TBA, and institutional ownership is 65.50%.
At the current price of 50.15, it has a dividend yield of 4.43%, and its target price is 51.33. This is with a profit margin of 31.80%, and total debt/equity of 0.15. The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS) has a P/E of 11.88, as well as a forward P/E of 8.11.
With a current EPS of 4.23, and a forecasted EPS growth for next year at 5.69%,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 5.98%.
Performance for the year is 8.86%. Since its IPO date on 9/13/1999, the total performance to date is 27.18%.
Volume today for The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE:BNS), is 280116, while its average volume is 893.65. Whilst the total gain today was -0.27%, it did have a day high of -4.62%.
Volatility for this week has been at 1.22%, and 1.12% for the month. The 52-week low for The Bank of Nova Scotia, BNS has been 46.51%, while the 52-week-high has reached -4.62%.
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 53.90%. With a sales growth of 11.50% 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 1.99, and the P/S is 3.75, along with a P/B of 1.63. Meanwhile it has a p/cash of 0.26.