Advisors are happiest when their firm's corporate strategy and compensation are easy to understand and clearly communicated, according to a J.D. Power & Associates study, which ranks firms according to advisor satisfaction.

Edward Jones ranked highest among employee advisory firms, while Commonwealth Financial led the field in the independent channel. Both firms also topped last year's rankings for J. D. Power's U.S. Financial Advisor Satisfaction Study.

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