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The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which technology and media editor/analyst Andrew Tonner and industrials editor/analyst Brendan Byrnes discuss topics across the investing world. In this installation of the Fool's popular series, One dividend to buy, one dividend to sell, Brenand and Andrew put two blue-chip companies under the microscope. Andrew touts semicondutor powerhouse Intel, while Brendan raises some serious questions about Lockheed Martin's road forward. The party line goes that dividends are safe investments, as far as stocks go. However, investors need to fully understand the specific dynamics that drive each individual company they invest in, or else. Listen on to get the scoop on these two dividend stocks.

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At the time this article was published Andrew Tonnerhas no positions in the stocks mentioned above.Brendan Byrnesowns shares of Apple. The Motley Fool owns shares of Apple, Google, Intel, and Lockheed Martin.Motley Fool newsletter services recommendApple, Google, and Intel. Try any of our Foolish newsletter servicesfree for 30 days. We Fools may not all hold the same opinions, but we all believe thatconsidering a diverse range of insightsmakes us better investors. The Motley Fool has adisclosure policy.

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