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Two out of the three major indices are trading up today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 13 points (0.1%) at 17,825 as of Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,660 issues advancing vs. 1,252 declining with 187 unchanged.

The Banking industry currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged.

TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today:

3.

Lloyds Banking Group

(

LYG

) is one of the companies pushing the Banking industry higher today. As of noon trading, Lloyds Banking Group is up $0.05 (1.1%) to $4.42 on average volume. Thus far, 1.5 million shares of Lloyds Banking Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $4.38-$4.42 after having opened the day at $4.39 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $4.37.

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Lloyds Banking Group plc provides a range of banking and financial services to individuals and businesses in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company operates through five segments: Retail, Commercial Banking, Consumer Finance, Insurance, and TSB. Lloyds Banking Group has a market cap of $77.9 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 5.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Lloyds Banking Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Lloyds Banking Group

TheStreet Recommends

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and unimpressive growth in net income. Get the full

Lloyds Banking Group Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Credit Suisse Group

(

CS

) is up $0.65 (3.0%) to $22.18 on average volume. Thus far, 796,977 shares of Credit Suisse Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $22.04-$22.27 after having opened the day at $22.25 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $21.53.

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Credit Suisse Group AG, together with its subsidiaries, provides various financial services to private, corporate, institutional, government clients, and high-net-worth individuals, as well as affluent and retail clients worldwide. Credit Suisse Group has a market cap of $35.9 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 14.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there is 1 analyst who rates Credit Suisse Group a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Credit Suisse Group

as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its unimpressive growth in net income, generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself and feeble growth in its earnings per share. Get the full

Credit Suisse Group Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Deutsche Bank

(

DB

) is up $0.17 (0.7%) to $25.49 on light volume. Thus far, 340,582 shares of Deutsche Bank exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $25.30-$25.55 after having opened the day at $25.37 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $25.32.

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Deutsche Bank AG provides investment, financial, and related products and services worldwide. Its Corporate Banking & Securities division engages in selling, trading, and structuring a range of fixed income, equity, equity-linked, foreign exchange, and commodities products. Deutsche Bank has a market cap of $35.1 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 15.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there is 1 analyst who rates Deutsche Bank a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Deutsche Bank

as a

sell

. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full

Deutsche Bank Ratings Report

now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the banking industry could consider

KBW Bank ETF

(

KBE

) while those bearish on the banking industry could consider

ProShares Short KBW Regional Bankng

(

KRS

).