Counting both technology and telecom stocks, the Dow Jones Industrial Average boasts seven stocks that fall into either category. But these aren't your run-of-the-mill growth companies. In fact, most of the companies in the index fit the bill of mature, dividend-paying stalwarts, versus the kinds of high-growth businesses more often associated with the tech or telecom space. However, that doesn't necessarily mean these companies aren't worth investors' time. The Fool's technology editor recently sat down to sift through the tech stocks on the Dow and find which ones investors should like the most. Today, we put Cisco, IBM, and Intel under the microscope as well as touch on several stories that have driven the markets of late. Watch the following video to find out which stocks are the winners and losers in this space.
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