Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc

Investment Advisor
in Newport Beach, CA

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About this Advisor

John Vernon is a financial advisor who works in Newport Beach, California, who has been in the financial industry for 12 years. Vernon works at Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc. Over the course of their career, Vernon has held roles at Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC, Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr And Smith, Tulane University and Stifel Nicolaus & Co Inc. Vernon holds a Series 66 license, certifying them as both a securities agent and an investment advisor representative, and is approved to serve investors in California and Texas. Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc is a company headquartered in Newport Beach, California. The investment advisory business has offices in 434 locations and a total of 6,384 financial advisors. It oversees $149 billion in assets under management among its 316,625 accounts, making it one of the biggest firms in the United States by assets under management. The firm advises 1,274 charities and foundations. Of its 316,625 customer accounts, 27% belong to high-net-worth investors who have greater than $1 million in investable assets. Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc performs a number of services, such as financial planning services, portfolio management for individuals and small businesses, portfolio management for pooled investment vehicles, portfolio management for institutional clients, pension consulting services, selection of other advisers and educational seminars. Fees charged by financial advisors are based on the type of services offered. However, fee types charged by Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc most likely consist of asset-based, fixed and commission-based fees.

Certifications and Registrations

Series 66

Years of Experience

12 years

Services Offered

Financial planning services, Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses, Portfolio management for pooled investment vehicles, Portfolio management for businesses or institutional clients, Pension consulting services, Selection of other advisers, Educational seminars/workshops

Fee Structure

Percentage of Assets, Fixed Fees, Commissions



Office Location

520 Newport Center Drive Suite 1500
Newport Beach, CA 92660

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Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Inc Brokerage Details

Total Assets Under Management


CA Average: $11,469,110,461
Total Number of Employees


CA Average: 458
Total Number of Accounts


CA Average: 33,415
Average Account Size


CA Average: $343,232

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Investment Advisory Services

  • Financial planning services
  • Portfolio management for individuals and/or small businesses
  • Portfolio management for pooled investment vehicles
  • Portfolio management for businesses or institutional clients
  • Pension consulting services
  • Selection of other advisers
  • Educational seminars/workshops

John Vernon Work History

John has 12 years of experience.

2016 - Present (6 years)

Stifel Nicolaus & Co Inc

2013 - 2016 (3 years)

Wells Fargo Advisors, LLC

2012 - 2013 (1 year)

Galloway, Johnson, Tompkins, Burr And Smith

2010 - 2012 (2 years)

Tulane University


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