Good day and welcome to the ASM International Call Q4 2011 and Annual 2011 Results Conference Call. Today's conference is being recorded. At this time, I would like to turn the conference over to Mary Jo Dieckhaus. Please go ahead ma'am.
Although the economy needs to improve before the Fed raises key rates, some dividend payers might act as good hedges amid higher rates, while others have something to lose, says Morningstar's Josh Peters.