Bob Edwards Named to Barron's Top 1,200 Financial Advisors List

May 18, 2015, 15:44 ET from Moran Edwards Asset Management Group

NAPLES, Fla., May 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Bob Edwards, Managing Director – Investments, Senior PIM Portfolio Manager of Moran Edwards Asset Management Group of Wells Fargo Advisors (, has been named to Barron's annual list of America's Top 1,200 Financial Advisors.  Edwards was named to this list last year and to Barron's America's Top 1,000 Financial Advisors in 2011, 2012, and 2013. 

Barron's is a financial weekly newspaper published by Dow Jones & Company since 1921. Barron's Top 1,200 advisors ranking is based on data provided by over 4,000 of the nation's most productive advisors. Factors included in the rankings include assets under management, revenue produced for the firm, regulatory record, quality of practice, and philanthropic work.

A financial advisor for over 30 years, Edwards has earned extensive national and local recognitions, including being recognized for the 8th consecutive year as a Southwest Florida 2015 Five Star Wealth Manager by Gulfshore Life magazine and Five Star Professional.  He was also named one of Naples' Supermen in the September 2013 issue of Naples Illustrated for his work in the financial services industry, and for his dedication to the Naples Children & Education Foundation and its Naples Winter Wine Festival.  In addition to advising an affluent clientele in Naples, Edwards counsels other wealth managers and has been an industry speaker at conferences for financial professionals in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Orlando, Philadelphia, and San Diego. 

Moran Edwards Asset Management Group, formerly known as Moran Asset Management Group, is a money management practice. The group is responsible for managing in excess of $2 billion in client assets as of December 31, 2014 and has served the Naples community for 30 years. Moran Edwards Asset Management Group is located at 5801 Pelican Bay Boulevard, Suite 200 in Naples. For more information, call 239.254.2200 or visit

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