Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) : Bank Of Nova Scotia Trust Co reduced its stake in Bank of Nova Scotia by 8.55% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 739,990 shares of Bank of Nova Scotia which is valued at $38,131,685 after selling 69,203 shares in Bank of Nova Scotia , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 10, 2016.Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approximately 4.81% of Bank Of Nova Scotia Trust Co’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Vanguard Group Inc boosted its stake in BNS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 2,902,862 additional shares and now holds a total of 23,454,437 shares of Bank of Nova Scotia which is valued at $1,208,607,139. Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approx 0.07% of Vanguard Group Inc’s portfolio.Moors Cabot reduced its stake in BNS by selling 489 shares or 5.48% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,432 shares of BNS which is valued at $435,007. Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approx 0.07% of Moors Cabot’s portfolio.Neuberger Berman Group reduced its stake in BNS by selling 4,170 shares or 8.05% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 47,605 shares of BNS which is valued at $2,397,388.Msi Financial Services Inc boosted its stake in BNS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 37 additional shares and now holds a total of 2,848 shares of Bank of Nova Scotia which is valued at $143,197. Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approx 0.01% of Msi Financial Services Inc’s portfolio.
Bank of Nova Scotia closed down -0.44 points or -0.84% at $51.65 with 7,18,465 shares getting traded on Friday. Post opening the session at $51.63, the shares hit an intraday low of $51.2338 and an intraday high of $51.74 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Friday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Bank of Nova Scotia reported $1.46 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.04 according to the earnings call on May 31, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.42.Analysts expectations of $ 6513.28.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.42 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Bank of Nova Scotia. Bank of Nova Scotia was Downgraded by Macquarie to ” Neutral” on Jun 9, 2016.
The Bank of Nova Scotia (the Bank) is a Canada-based diversified financial institution. The Bank offered a range of products and services including retail commercial corporate and investment banking to more than 21 million customers in more than 55 countries around the world. The Bank has four business lines: Canadian Banking International Banking Scotia Capital and Global Wealth Management. The Canadian Banking segment provided a range of banking and investing services to more than 7.7 million customers across Canada through a network of 1190 branches 3869 automated banking machine (ABMs) as well as telephone Internet banking and third-party channels. International Banking includes Scotiabanks retail and commercial banking operations in more than 55 countries outside Canada. Global Wealth Management (GWM) consists of wealth management insurance and Global Transaction Banking businesses.