|Bid||61.31 x 1400|
|Ask||63.87 x 900|
|Day's Range||61.68 - 63.54|
|52 Week Range||59.05 - 74.86|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.83|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||10.36|
|Earnings Date||Feb 21, 2022 - Feb 25, 2022|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||3.12 (4.98%)|
|Ex-Dividend Date||Apr 04, 2022|
|1y Target Est||74.63|
Canada's main stock index rose on Wednesday to its highest level in more than a week as higher oil prices boosted energy shares and stronger-than-expected bank earnings bolstered financials. The Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index ended up 97.55 points, or 0.5%, at 20,383.75, its highest closing level since May 17. The heavily-weighted financial services sector gained 0.75%, as Bank of Nova Scotia and Bank of Montreal kicked off second-quarter earnings for the sector with better-than-expected profits.
My name is John McCartney, and I'm head of investor relations here at Scotiabank. Presenting to you this morning are Brian Porter, Scotiabank's president and chief executive officer; Raj Viswanathan, our chief financial officer; and Phil Thomas, our chief risk officer.
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