Bank of Nova Scotia Balance Sheet - Annual (NYSE:BNS)

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$56.16 $0.21 (0.37%) BNS stock closing price May 25, 2017 (Closing)

A thorough fundamental analysis involves using data from Bank of Nova Scotia balance sheet, apart from other financial statements, to value the business. A balance sheet can help evaluate the financial performance of a company. Ratios like return on total assets and current ratio, which also uses cash on hand can be used to measure the operating efficiency of a firm, and can be used to conduct a more accurate Bank of Nova Scotia stock analysis. Quarterly results are typically accompanied with the company releasing financial statements. Bank of Nova Scotia balance sheet as at the end of 2016 indicates an asset turnover ratio of 0.04M and debt to equity ratio of 2.03M. Whereas, Bank of Nova Scotia revenue was $25.85B and Bank of Nova Scotia operating cash flow was $3.09B for the same period. View latest and last 10 year balance sheet data to check Bank of Nova Scotia financial performance..

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Fiscal year is Nov - Oct. 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007
Marketable Securities119.68B121.45B220.98B199.82B134.37B99.29B64.68B58.07B48.29B74.91B
Raw Materials----------
Work In Progress----------
Finished Goods----------
Notes Receivable----------
Other Current Assets--9.07B10.36B8.89B8.29B---10.51B
Bank of Nova Scotia Total Current Assets
Property Plant & Equipment------6.27B6.14B6.48B-
Accumulated Depreciation------3.82B3.76B3.79B-
Bank of Nova Scotia Net Property Plant & Equipment
Investment & Advances58.25B38.08B38.68B38.86B37.96B57.34B51.88B59.23B39.74B26.56B
Other Non-Current Assets----------
Deferred Charges1.52B1.64B1.62B1.75B1.93B-----
Deposits & Other Assets9.87B10.17B8.96B10.72B41.02B49.93B38.22B36.45B56.93B29.72B
Bank of Nova Scotia Total Assets
Notes Payable82.26B70.37B81.68B76.06B56.7B46.71B69.42B60.84B60.18B40.24B
Accounts Payable461.54B484.29B508.7B506.89B461.62B401.96B361.65B350.42B346.58B262.79B
Current Portion Long-Term Debt----------
Current Portion Capital Leases----------
Accrued Expenses----------
Income Taxes Payable----------
Other Current Liabilities17.58B16.29B67.36B34.87B27.44B23.96B---10.51B
Bank of Nova Scotia Total Current Liabilities
Deferred Taxes/Income----------
Convertible Debt----------
Long-Term Debt5.76B4.98B4.47B5.73B10.1B6.01B6.44B6.44B4.85B1.56B
Non-Current Capital Leases----------
Other Long-Term Liabilities65.29B71.24B32.37B60.65B68.12B70.86B60.94B53.49B73.87B42.2B
Bank of Nova Scotia Total Liabilities
Minority Interest------579M554M502M452.76M
Preferred Stock2.71B2.36B2.69B4.01B4.37B4.45B3.98B3.71B2.86B1.49B
Common Stock Net11.7B12.2B13.99B14.24B13.08B8.45B5.75B4.95B3.83B3.25B
Capital Surplus-----97.35M25M---
Retained Earnings26.21B25.24B26.27B24.84B21.88B25.01B21.93B19.92B18.55B15.91B
Treasury Stock----------
Other Liabilities2.99B3.29B2.24B2.59B1.87B-4.14B-4.05B-3.8B-3.6B-3.51B
Bank of Nova Scotia Shareholders Equity
Bank of Nova Scotia Total Liabilities & Shareholders Equity
All figures in USD. M: Millions of USD, B: Billions of USD.
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Most investors just check the Bank of Nova Scotia stock price, and Bank of Nova Scotia historical stock prices before investing. While share price is an important factor, one should also look at financials and valuation metrics like the Bank of Nova Scotia PE ratio chart. Below is a brief explanation of common balance sheet terms:
  • Assets: An asset is a resource that a corporation like Bank of Nova Scotia owns and has economic value. The two major types of assets are: fixed assets like real estate, plant and machinery and current assets like cash, marketable securities and inventory. The total asset value for BNS stock as of year is $676.05B. Its easy to associate the term with manufacturing companies, which invest a lot in factories and equipment. However, the same cannot be said about tech stocks.
  • Liabilities: The total liabilities of Bank of Nova Scotia for 2016 total to $632.44B. Liabilities for a company like Bank of Nova Scotia include bank loans, services which have been availed for which a settlement in the form of cash/ asset transfer needs to be done in future etc. A firm takes on such obligations to grow its business which in turn will generate future economic benefits for its business.

Bank of Nova Scotia Balance Sheet - Key Ratios

Current ratio
Debt to Equity ratio
Asset Turnover
receivables turnover
PB ratio (
price to book ratio