Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) : Lombard Odier Cie (canada) Limited Partnership reduced its stake in Bank of Nova Scotia by 55.96% during the most recent quarter end. The investment management company now holds a total of 12,750 shares of Bank of Nova Scotia which is valued at $657,008 after selling 16,200 shares in Bank of Nova Scotia , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Aug 15, 2016.Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approximately 2.20% of Lombard Odier Cie (canada) Limited Partnership’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Manufacturers Life Insurance Company The reduced its stake in BNS by selling 445,223 shares or 5.15% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 8,194,424 shares of BNS which is valued at $422,258,669. Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approx 0.62% of Manufacturers Life Insurance Company The’s portfolio. Grantham Mayo Van Otterloo sold out all of its stake in BNS during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 7,700 shares of BNS which is valued $396,781.Letko Brosseau Associates Inc reduced its stake in BNS by selling 39,856 shares or 0.52% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 7,563,247 shares of BNS which is valued at $380,885,119. Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approx 3.49% of Letko Brosseau Associates Inc’s portfolio.Gw Henssler Associates Ltd boosted its stake in BNS in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,145 additional shares and now holds a total of 40,775 shares of Bank of Nova Scotia which is valued at $2,070,147. Bank of Nova Scotia makes up approx 0.23% of Gw Henssler Associates Ltd’s portfolio.
Bank of Nova Scotia opened for trading at $53.14 and hit $53.66 on the upside on Thursday, eventually ending the session at $53.62, with a gain of 0.75% or 0.4 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 8,03,844 shares. Company has a market cap of $64,595 M.
On the company’s financial health, Bank of Nova Scotia reported $1.54 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.06 according to the earnings call on Aug 30, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.48.Analysts expectations of $ 6602.95.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.45 EPS.
Many Wall Street Analysts have commented on Bank of Nova Scotia. Company shares were Reiterated by RBC Capital Mkts on Aug 31, 2016 to “Outperform”, Firm has raised the Price Target to $ 77 from a previous price target of $72 .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.