The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which Andrew Tonner, technology editor and analyst, and Brendan Byrnes, industrials editor and analyst, discuss topics across the investing world.

In today's edition, Andrew and Brendan discuss Lockheed Martin. Despite looming defense cuts, it and its peers can still handsomely reward the patient investor.

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