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 across the investing world.

In this edition of the Fool's series "Should You Love This Dow Stock?", Andrew and Austin give their take on insurance giant Travelers. While the company typically operates on a relatively conservative scale, Andrew also believes it has some flaws in its business model that might make other investments more attractive, especially at its current price. Listen in to find out exactly why investors might do well to avoid this Dow stock.

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