BNS - Bank of Nova Scotia - Stock Forecast

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BNS is currently covered by 8 analysts with an average price target of $74.31. This is a potential upside of $26.7 (56.08%) from yesterday's end of day stock price of $47.61.

Bank of Nova Scotia's activity chart (see below) currently has 23 price targets and 58 ratings on display. The stock rating distribution of BNS is 16.67% BUY, 66.67% HOLD and 16.67% SELL.

Stock Analyst Price Targets - Review

Analysts average stock forecasts to be materialized ratio is 13.64% with an average time for these price targets to be met of 157.18 days.

Highest price target for BNS is $73, Lowest price target is $65, average price target is $74.31.

Most recent stock forecast was given by GABRIEL DECHAINE from NATIONAL ALLIANCE on 20-Dec-2023. First documented stock forecast 01-Nov-2016.

Split History since 2000:

4/29/04 2 for 1

5/10/01 1 for 5

Currently out of the existing stock ratings of BNS, 3 are a BUY (16.67%), 12 are a HOLD (66.67%), 3 are a SELL (16.67%).

Analyst name


Current price target

Potential Upside

Previous price target


Price targets met ratio

Average potential upside

Average Time (Days) For PT To Be Met

Performance score



$17.47 (36.00%)

5 months 2 days ago

0/5 (0%)

$20.13 (43.88%)



$17.47 (36.00%)

8 months 22 days ago

0/1 (0%)

$19.97 (43.38%)



$16.47 (33.94%)


9 months 1 days ago

0/4 (0%)

$20.72 (46.79%)



$24.47 (50.42%)


11 months 26 days ago

0/3 (0%)

$26.35 (56.48%)



$25.47 (52.48%)

1 years 2 months 21 days ago

0/1 (0%)

$26.87 (57.01%)

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What is BNS (Bank of Nova Scotia) average time for price targets to be met?

On average it took 157.18 days on average for the stock forecasts to be realized with a an average price target met ratio 13.64

Which analyst has the current highest performing score on BNS (Bank of Nova Scotia) with a proven track record?


Which analyst has the most public recommendations on BNS (Bank of Nova Scotia)?

Ebrahim Poonawala works at BAML and has 9 price targets and 5 ratings on BNS

Which analyst is the currently most bullish on BNS (Bank of Nova Scotia)?

Sohrab Movahedi with highest potential upside - $46.47

Which analyst is the currently most reserved on BNS (Bank of Nova Scotia)?

Paul Holden with lowest potential downside - -$0

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