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

In today's edition, Brendan and Austin talk about a company on the slow road to bankruptcy: Eastman Kodak. As Kodak struggles to sell its patents and burns through cash quickly, it's questionable whether it'll survive the year without a massive patent sale. Furthermore, its choice to enter the printer market with veteran Hewlett-Packard is not looking promising.

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