Good morning. My name is Stephaney, and I will be your conference operator today. At this time, I would like to welcome everyone to the Second Quarter Earnings Call. All lines have been placed on mute to prevent any background noise. After the speakers'
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.