Buy, Sell, or Hold: Lockheed Martin

The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which industrials editor/analyst Brendan Byrnes and consumer goods editor/analyst Austin Smith discuss topics across the investing world.

In today's edition, Brendan and Austin continue their "Buy, Sell, or Hold" series. This time, they look at the world's biggest defense contractor, Lockheed Martin. Brendan likes Lockheed's 4.5% dividend yield and cheap valuation, but he's concerned about defense cuts, particularly if sequestration cuts are implemented. Find out why Brendan thinks Lockheed is a solid hold in the video below.

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At the time this article was published Austin Smith and Brendan Byrnes have no positions in the stocks mentioned above. The Motley Fool owns shares of General Dynamics and Lockheed Martin. 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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