BNS Bank of Nova Scotia

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  • BNS
  • Price as of: May 29, 02:57 PM EDT
  • $52.48
  • +$0.52
  • +1.0%
  • Industry
  • Foreign money center banks
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BNS Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    5.18% Financial Average 5.04%
  • Annual Payout
    $2.72 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    59.0% EPS $4.61
  • Dividend Growth
    3 yrs Since 2012
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DARS Rating™ Breakdown

Dividend.com DARS Rating™ Breakdown for BNS

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Metric BNS Rank BNS Avg Ranking Notes
Relative Strength Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Stock is at the top of its six-month trading range.
Overall Yield Attractiveness Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Stock's dividend yield is above average.
Dividend Reliability Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking This rating is related to the length and consistency of a company's dividend payouts, as well as our opinion on how likely the company is to continue payouts in the future.
Dividend Uptrend Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Dividend payouts are consistent, but increases small.
Earnings Growth Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Earnings estimates are uptrending.
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Growth History

BNS Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for BNS 7.7% 7.1% 3 years
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for BNS
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

BNS Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$2.5600 2014 7.1%
$2.3900 2013 9.1%
Historical Dividend Data

BNS Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.6800 2015-05-28 2015-07-02 2015-07-07 2015-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6800 2015-03-02 2015-04-02 2015-04-07 2015-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6600 2014-12-05 2015-01-02 2015-01-06 2015-01-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6600 2014-08-26 2014-10-03 2014-10-07 2014-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6400 2014-05-27 2014-06-30 2014-07-02 2014-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6400 2014-03-04 2014-03-28 2014-04-01 2014-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6200 2013-12-06 2014-01-03 2014-01-07 2014-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6200 2013-08-27 2013-09-27 2013-10-01 2013-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2013-05-28 2013-06-28 2013-07-02 2013-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2013-03-05 2013-03-28 2013-04-02 2013-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5700 2012-12-07 2012-12-28 2013-01-02 2013-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5700 2012-08-28 2012-09-28 2012-10-02 2012-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2012-05-29 2012-06-29 2012-07-03 2012-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5500 2012-03-06 2012-03-30 2012-04-03 2012-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5200 2011-12-02 2011-12-29 2012-01-03 2012-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5200 2011-08-30 2011-09-30 2011-10-04 2011-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5200 2011-05-31 2011-06-30 2011-07-05 2011-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5200 2011-03-08 2011-04-01 2011-04-05 2011-04-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2010-12-03 2010-12-31 2011-01-04 2011-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2010-08-31 2010-10-01 2010-10-05 2010-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2010-06-01 2010-07-01 2010-07-06 2010-07-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2010-03-09 2010-04-01 2010-04-06 2010-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2009-12-08 2009-12-31 2010-01-05 2010-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2009-08-28 2009-10-02 2009-10-06 2009-10-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2009-05-28 2009-07-02 2009-07-07 2009-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2009-03-03 2009-04-03 2009-04-07 2009-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2008-12-02 2009-01-02 2009-01-06 2009-01-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2008-08-26 2008-10-03 2008-10-07 2008-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4900 2008-05-27 2008-06-30 2008-07-02 2008-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4700 2008-03-04 2008-03-28 2008-04-01 2008-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4700 2007-12-06 2007-12-28 2008-01-02 2008-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2007-08-28 2007-09-28 2007-10-02 2007-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4500 2007-05-29 2007-06-29 2007-07-03 2007-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4200 2007-03-06 2007-03-30 2007-04-03 2007-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4200 2006-12-08 2006-12-28 2007-01-02 2007-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3900 2006-08-29 2006-09-29 2006-10-03 2006-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3900 2006-05-29 2006-06-29 2006-07-04 2006-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3600 2006-03-03 2006-03-31 2006-04-04 2006-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3600 2005-11-29 2005-12-29 2006-01-03 2006-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2005-08-30 2005-09-30 2005-10-04 2005-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2005-05-31 2005-06-30 2005-07-05 2005-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2005-03-01 2005-04-01 2005-04-05 2005-04-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3200 2004-11-30 2004-12-31 2005-01-04 2005-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2004-08-31 2004-10-01 2004-10-05 2004-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2004-06-01 2004-07-01 2004-07-06 2004-07-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 2004-03-02 2004-04-29 2004-04-06 2004-04-28 NM Stock Split NM
$0.2500 2004-03-01 2004-04-02 2004-04-06 2004-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2500 2003-12-02 2004-01-02 2004-01-06 2004-01-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2200 2003-08-26 2003-10-03 2003-10-07 2003-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2200 2003-05-27 2003-06-30 2003-07-02 2003-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2003-03-04 2003-03-28 2003-04-01 2003-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2000 2002-12-03 2003-01-03 2003-01-07 2003-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2002-08-27 2002-09-27 2002-10-01 2002-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2002-05-28 2002-06-28 2002-07-02 2002-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1850 2002-03-05 2002-03-28 2002-04-02 2002-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1700 2001-12-05 2001-12-28 2002-01-02 2002-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1700 2001-08-28 2001-09-28 2001-10-02 2001-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7750 2001-05-29 2001-06-28 2001-07-03 2001-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
1-for-5 2001-05-10 NM Stock Split NM
$0.7750 2001-03-06 2001-03-30 2001-04-03 2001-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7000 2000-12-06 2000-12-28 2001-01-02 2001-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.7000 2000-08-29 2000-09-29 2000-10-03 2000-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2000-06-01 2000-06-29 2000-07-04 2000-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 2000-02-29 2000-03-31 2000-04-04 2000-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 1999-11-30 1999-12-31 2000-01-04 2000-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.6000 1999-08-31 1999-10-01 1999-10-05 1999-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5250 1999-05-26 1999-07-01 1999-07-06 1999-07-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5250 1999-03-02 1999-04-01 1999-04-06 1999-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5250 1998-12-02 1998-12-31 1999-01-05 1999-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.5000 1998-08-25 1998-10-02 1998-10-06 1998-10-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2500 1998-05-26 1998-07-03 1998-07-07 1998-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.2500 1998-02-24 1998-04-03 1998-04-07 1998-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
2-for-1 1998-01-27 1998-02-10 1998-02-12 1998-02-19 NM Stock Split NM
$0.5000 1997-11-26 1998-01-02 1998-01-06 1998-01-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4625 1997-08-26 1997-10-03 1997-10-07 1997-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4625 1997-05-27 1997-06-30 1997-07-02 1997-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4625 1997-02-25 1997-03-27 1997-04-01 1997-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4625 1996-11-28 1997-01-03 1997-01-07 1997-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4250 1996-08-27 1996-09-27 1996-10-01 1996-10-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.4250 1996-05-28 1996-06-27 1996-07-02 1996-07-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3875 1996-02-27 1996-03-29 1996-04-02 1996-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3875 1995-11-30 1995-12-27 1996-01-02 1996-01-29 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3875 1995-08-29 1995-09-29 1995-10-03 1995-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3875 1995-05-30 1995-06-29 1995-07-04 1995-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3875 1995-02-28 1995-03-29 1995-04-04 1995-04-26 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3875 1994-11-30 1994-12-22 1995-01-03 1995-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3625 1994-08-30 1994-09-28 1994-10-04 1994-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3625 1994-05-31 1994-06-28 1994-07-05 1994-07-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3625 1994-03-01 1994-03-29 1994-04-05 1994-04-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3625 1993-11-26 1993-12-28 1994-01-04 1994-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3500 1993-09-01 1993-09-21 1993-09-27 1993-10-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3500 1993-05-28 1993-06-22 1993-06-28 1993-07-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3500 1993-03-02 1993-03-22 1993-03-28 1993-04-28 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.3500 1992-11-27 1992-12-18 1992-12-27 1993-01-27 Unknown Regular Quarter
Company Profile

BNS Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Financial

Bank of Nova Scotia (BNS) (commonly known as Scotiabank) is a financial services company that focuses on retail, commercial, corporate and investment banking. The bank has three business lines, Canadian Banking, International Banking, and Scotia Capital and Global Wealth Management. The company was founded in 1832, and is based in Toronto, Canada. Bank of Nova Scotia is largely affected by the general Canadian economy. As well, Bank of Nova Scotia is affected by capital markets in Canada. Bank of Nova Scotia has been paying dividends since 1833, and has increased dividends in 42 of the last 45 years. The most recent cut to its dividend was in 2013. Bank of Nova Scotia pays its dividends quarterly.

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