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Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) target price raised to $68.00, issued a report today by Barclays Capital

Boasting a price of $73.87, Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) traded 2.37% higher on the day. With the last stock price close up 9.43% from the two hundred day average, compared with the S&P 500 Index which has decreased -0.03% over the date range. Bank of Nova Scotia has recorded a 50-day average of $71.45 and a two hundred day average of $67.85. Volume of trade was up over the average, with 1,845,131 shares of BNS changing hands over the typical 1,646,610

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) had its stock price target increased to $68.00 by Barclays Capital in an issued report announced Tuesday November 29, 2016. The bumped up target suggests a potential downside of -0.08% from the company's most recent stock price close.

On Tuesday November 22, 2016, Canaccord Genuity released a statement for Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS) bumped up the target price from $75.00 to $78.00 that suggested an upside of 0.08%.

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Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)

With a total market value of $0, Bank of Nova Scotia has price-earnings ratio of 13.14 with a one year low of $51.17 and a one year high of $74.31 .

A total of 17 equity analysts have released a ratings update on BNS. Three equity analysts rating the company a strong buy, six equity analysts rating the company a buy, eight equity analysts rating the company a hold, one equity analyst rating the company a underperform, and finally zero equity analysts rating the company a sell with a one year target of $56.17.

Brief Synopsis About Bank of Nova Scotia (TSE:BNS)

The Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank or the Bank) is an international bank and a financial services provider in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and parts of Asia. The Company's segments include Canadian Banking, International Banking, Global Banking and Markets (GBM), and Other. The Bank offers range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets. The Bank's Canadian Banking segment provides a suite of financial advice and banking solutions to retail, small business, commercial and wealth management customers in Canada. The Bank's International Banking segment provides a range of financial products, solutions and advice to retail and commercial customers in select regions outside of Canada. The Bank's Global Banking and Markets segment provides clients with corporate banking, investment banking and capital markets solutions.

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