Since 1976, Eagle Asset Management has provided investment alternatives for long-term investing. Tom James, chairman of its parent company, Raymond James Financial began the business nearly 30 years ago and Eagle has grown immensely since then. With more than $11 billion in assets under management, it has 45 financial professionals - portfolio managers, analysts, traders and reviewers - putting their experience to work for Eagle's clients. It offers a wide variety of investment programs designed to cover all its clients' needs. Eagle has established individual investment teams, each committed to providing its clients with above-average investment returns at average or below-average risk. The company is headquartered in St. Petersburg, Fla.