Witnessing the stock’s movement on the chart, on April 01, 2021, The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE: BNS) set off with pace as it heaved 0.64% to $62.95. During the day, the stock rose to $62.96 and sunk to $62.43 before settling in for the price of $62.55 at the close. Taking a more long-term approach, BNS posted a 52-week range of $34.73-$64.38.
In the past 5-years timespan, the Financial sector firm’s annual sales growth was 7.90%. Meanwhile, its Annual Earning per share during the time was -1.30%. Nevertheless, stock’s Earnings Per Share (EPS) this year is -20.60%. This publicly-traded company’s shares outstanding now amounts to $1.21 billion, simultaneously with a float of $1.21 billion. The organization now has a market capitalization sitting at $75.85 billion. At the time of writing, stock’s 50-day Moving Average stood at $58.93, while the 200-day Moving Average is $48.67.
If we measure the efficiency of the company that is accounted for 89808 employees. It has generated 464,973 per worker during the last fiscal year. For the Profitability, stocks operating margin was +17.41 and Pretax Margin of +19.06.
The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Ownership Facts and Figures
Nothing is more important than checking the behaviour of major investors towards the stock of the Banks – Diversified industry. The Bank of Nova Scotia’s current insider ownership accounts for 0.02%, in contrast to 65.50% institutional ownership.
The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) Earnings and Revenue Records
As on 1/30/2018, Multinational firm has announced its last quarter scores, in which it reported $1.46 earnings per share (EPS) for the period topping the consensus outlook (set at $1.31) by $0.15. This company achieved a net margin of +15.84 while generating a return on equity of 9.99. Wall Street market experts anticipate that the next fiscal year will bring earnings of 1.37 per share during the current fiscal year.
The Bank of Nova Scotia’s EPS decrease for this current 12-month fiscal period is -20.60% and is forecasted to reach 6.07 in the upcoming year. Considering the longer run, market analysts have predicted that Company’s EPS will decrease by -1.67% through the next 5 years, which can be compared against the -1.30% growth it accomplished over the previous five years trading on the market.
The Bank of Nova Scotia (NYSE: BNS) Trading Performance Indicators
Let’s observe the current performance indicators for The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS). The Stock has managed to achieve an average true range (ATR) of 0.92. Alongside those numbers, its PE Ratio stands at $14.71, and its Beta score is 0.95. Another valuable indicator worth pondering is a publicly-traded company’s price to sales ratio for trailing twelve months, which is currently 3.40. Similarly, its price to free cash flow for trailing twelve months is now 2.34.
In the same vein, BNS’s Diluted EPS (Earnings per Share) trailing twelve months is recorded 4.28, a figure that is expected to reach 1.33 in the next quarter, and analysts are predicting that it will be 6.07 at the market close of one year from today.
Technical Analysis of The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS)
Going through the that latest performance of [The Bank of Nova Scotia, BNS]. Its last 5-days volume of 1.55 million indicated improvement to the volume of 1.42 million it revealed a year ago. During the previous 9 days, stock’s Stochastic %D was recorded 55.11% While, its Average True Range was 0.78.
Raw Stochastic average of The Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) in the period of the previous 100 days is set at 93.27%, which indicates a major rise in contrast to 44.14% during the last 2-weeks. If we go through the volatility metrics of the stock, In the past 14-days, Company’s historic volatility was 10.45% that was lower than 18.89% volatility it exhibited in the past 100-days period.