The following video is from Tuesday's MarketFoolery podcast, in which host Chris Hill and analysts Joe Magyer and Ron Gross discuss the top business and investing stories.

In this segment, Dell (UNKNOWN:UNKNOWN) is being taken private in a $24.4 billion buyout. Why is Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) participating in the deal? What does the deal mean for investors? What does the deal mean for the future of the PC industry? Will Hewlett-Packard (NYSE:HPQ) follow suit? Our analysts discuss.

The relevant video segment can be found between 0:29 and 4:49.

For the full video of today's MarketFoolery, click here.

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