The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which senior analyst Anand Chokkavelu discusses topics across the investing world.

Comcast is the largest cable provider in the U.S. and a major player in the entertainment and communications bundling space. That said, it faces many threats as the Internet and mobile technology provide more and more options. All things considered, though, does Comcast represent enough of a slice of the American economy to warrant a place in the Dow? Anand explores the question.

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