$1.68 EPS Expected for Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)

November 14, 2017 - By Ellis Scott

 $1.68 EPS Expected for Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)

Analysts await Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) to report earnings on November, 28 before the open. They expect $1.68 EPS, up 6.33 % or $0.10 from last year’s $1.58 per share. T_BNS’s profit will be $2.01 billion for 12.37 P/E if the $1.68 EPS becomes a reality. After $1.68 actual EPS reported by Bank of Nova Scotia for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 0.00 % EPS growth. The stock decreased 0.07% or $0.06 on November 14, reaching $83.14. About 1.30 million shares traded. Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) has 0.00% since November 14, 2016 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) Ratings Coverage

Among 8 analysts covering Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS), 7 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 1 Hold. Therefore 88% are positive. Bank of Nova Scotia had 52 analyst reports since August 4, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The stock of Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) has “Buy” rating given on Wednesday, March 1 by TD Securities. National Bank Canada maintained it with “Sector Perform” rating and $68 target in Tuesday, August 4 report. The firm has “Outperform” rating given on Wednesday, March 1 by Scotia Capital. The stock of Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) earned “Outperform” rating by RBC Capital Markets on Wednesday, December 2. IBC maintained Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) on Monday, August 17 with “Sector Perform” rating. Scotia Capital maintained Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) on Friday, February 3 with “Outperform” rating. KBW maintained it with “Market Perform” rating and $64 target in Tuesday, August 18 report. The stock has “Overweight” rating by Barclays Capital on Tuesday, May 23. The rating was upgraded by Desjardins Securities on Friday, January 8 to “Buy”. The stock of Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) earned “Buy” rating by Bank of America on Tuesday, November 1.

The Bank of Nova Scotia is an international bank and a financial services well-known provider in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and Asia-Pacific. The company has market cap of $99.65 billion. The Bank offers a range of advice, services and products, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. It has a 12.95 P/E ratio.

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