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

In today's edition of the Fool's series "Should You Love This Dow Stock?", Andrew and Austin discuss what investors should make of networking equipment giant Cisco Systems. The company recently released earnings that saw revenue exceed estimates but EPS miss. From a higher level, the company appears to still be in the midst of the turnaround that CEO John Chambers pledged to execute. On the whole, the company seems to be making the necessary moves to maintain its position as the dominant player in the communications equipment market. Watch this video article for the particulars of why, or why not, investors should love Cisco Systems.

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