The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which analyst John Reeves and analyst Jason Moser discuss topics across the investing world.

A new survey shows that Wall Street firms saw their reputations plummet in 2011. John talks about three companies that saw their reputations fall to dangerous lows. Can they turn things around?

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