The following video is from Wednesday's edition of Investor Beat, in which host Alison Southwick and Motley Fool analysts John Reeves and Taylor Muckerman dissect the hardest-hitting investing stories of the day.

The legal hits for big banks just keep on coming -- but investors aren't scared off. In our lead story on Investor Beat, Taylor and John discuss whether smaller is better when it comes to investing in banks.

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