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CLOSING UPDATE: Bank of Nova Scotia inches higher, resistance at 12-day EMA 24 July 2017 18:21 EDT

NEWS BITES - NORTH AMERICA

This is an end of day Alert, produced after today's Canadian market close. It concludes the BSS News Bites intra-day Alert series (summaries below).

Bank of Nova Scotia, Canada's 3rd largest bank by market capitalisation, has increased 0.5% but fell short of the 12-day Exponential Moving Average [EMA] of CAD78.21. Compared with the S&P/TSX 60 Index which fell 3.2 points (or 0.4%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.8%.

TODAY'S ALERT

Afternoon Alert: Bank of Nova Scotia increases 0.5%, leads Bank sector higher

24 July 2017 14:52 EDT

Bank of Nova Scotia (TSX:BNS) has increased 0.5% to trade at CAD78.15 vs. the Bank sector which strengthened 251.5 points (or 13.2%) to 2,157.9. Representing a weighting of about 18.0% of the sector, the stock accounted for 0.6% of today's gain.

Bank of Nova Scotia (T:BNS; TSE:BNS; N:BNS; CN:BNS)

ISIN: CA0641491075

PermID: 4295860592

CIK: Bank of Nova Scotia, The

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