Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 04, 2021. A cash dividend payment of $0.713 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 27, 2021. Shareholders who purchased BNS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -1.79% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $61.53, the dividend yield is 4.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BNS was $61.53, representing a -9.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.02 and a 52.76% increase over the 52 week low of $40.28.
BNS is a part of the Finance sector. BNS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.62. Zacks Investment Research reports BNS's forecasted earnings growth in 2021 as 50.83%, compared to an industry average of 30.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BNS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BNS as a top-10 holding:
- JPMorgan BetaBuilders Canada ETF (BBCA)
- Invesco International Dividend Achievers ETF (PID)
- Invesco S&P International Developed Momentum ETF (IDMO)
- FlexShares Developed Markets ex-US Quality Low Volatility Inde (QLVD)
- Franklin FTSE Canada ETF (FLCA).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IDMO with an increase of 6.08% over the last 100 days. BBCA has the highest percent weighting of BNS at 4.18%.
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