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

In today's edition of the Fool's series "Should You Love This Dow Stock?" Andrew and Austin turn their attention to telecom heavyweight AT&T. Both AT&T and Verizon absolutely dominate the telecom space and, better yet, appear poised to continue to own this market as mobile grows increasingly important to how people communicate.  Listen on to see whether investors should love this iconic company.

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