Brian Pfeifler Tops Barron´s List Of America’s Top 100 Financial Advisors (MS, UBS)
In its seventh annual list of America’s top 100 financial advisors, Barron’s has rated Morgan Stanley Smith Barney’s, which is a division of Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS), Brian Pfeifler as the No. 1 advisor in the country.
According to Barron’s, the main challenge for financial advisors this year will be how to outperform the market. Pfeifler has been directing his clients back to hedge funds following a long exposure to bonds.
Others on Barron’s list include Morgan Stanley Smith Barney’s Roger Coleman at No. 2, Edelman Financial Services’ Ric Edelman at No. 3, UBS Financial Services’(NYSE: UBS) Ira Walker at No. 4, and Convergent Wealth Advisors’ Steve Lockshin at No. 5.
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