The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series in which Fool analyst John Reeves and Million Dollar Portfolio advisor Dave Meier discuss topics across the investing world.

Many observers feel that now is a good time for blue chip stocks, so John and Dave talk about investing in that area. Dave discusses how he hunts for blue chips, and he offers up three outstanding ideas. The video concludes with Dave's thoughts on dividends and blue chips.

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