James Dondero, being very experienced with financial activities knows how to take calculated and profitable risks. He has learned a lot about the market through education and experience. He has studied accounting and finance in the University of Virginia. James Dondero has held billions of dollars for many different companies such as American Express. James has founded Highland Capital Management where he holds plenty of money in investments. His company is where he uses his expertise to make good investments that prove to be very profitable. His companies value in assets are always in the billions.
Under his guidance, Highland Capital Management has changed positions with some of its investments. Among the most important position changes include changes in positions of companies like Amazon, Eagle Pharmaceuticals, Extra Space Storage Inc, Vulcan Matls Co, and other companies which it is holding positions. Highland Capital has also sold all of its stocks in companies like Disney, Quest Diagnostics, Humana, and Abbot Labs. Highland Capital has recently released a full report that details all of the positions that it is currently holding. It also details all of the changes that have recently occurred in positions held. The report provides an overall value of the total assets held by Highland Capital under the guidance of Jim Dondero.
Jim Dondero is also involved in other companies and industries. One of the industries that he works in is the entertainment industry where he serves as one of the directors for MGM Studios. James Dondero also serves on American Banknote as a director. Other companies that he serves as CEO for are Cornerstone Healthcare, NexBank and CCS Medical Corporation. James Dondero keeps busy in different industries. However, his main industry is the financial industry. He has pioneered many concepts and methods in the industry such as Collateralized Loan Obligation.