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All three major indices are trading up today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 65 points (0.4%) at 17,452 as of Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, 12:05 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,122 issues advancing vs. 1,846 declining with 156 unchanged.

The Diversified Services industry currently sits down 0.7% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. A company within the industry that increased today was

TAL Education Group

(

XRS

), up 2.5%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include

KBR

(

KBR

), down 2.9%,

ManpowerGroup

(

MAN

), down 2.0% and

AerCap Holdings

(

AER

), down 1.2%.

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

3.

ADT

(

ADT

) is one of the companies pushing the Diversified Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, ADT is up $1.39 (4.1%) to $35.18 on heavy volume. Thus far, 2.9 million shares of ADT exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $34.53-$36.08 after having opened the day at $35.19 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $33.79.

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The ADT Corporation provides monitored security, interactive home and business automation, and related monitoring services in the United States and Canada. ADT has a market cap of $5.8 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 6.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate ADT a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

ADT

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

ADT Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Fleetcor Technologies

(

FLT

) is up $1.31 (0.9%) to $142.08 on light volume. Thus far, 259,817 shares of Fleetcor Technologies exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 719,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $140.51-$142.39 after having opened the day at $141.90 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $140.77.

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FleetCor Technologies, Inc. provides fuel cards and workforce payment products and services in North America, Latin America, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. Fleetcor Technologies has a market cap of $12.0 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 5.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 4 analysts who rate Fleetcor Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Fleetcor Technologies

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

Fleetcor Technologies Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

MasterCard

(

MA

) is up $0.45 (0.6%) to $82.22 on average volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of MasterCard exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $81.45-$83.55 after having opened the day at $83.32 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $81.77.

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MasterCard Incorporated provides transaction processing and other payment-related services in the United States and internationally. It facilitates the processing of payment transactions, including authorization, clearing, and settlement, as well as delivers related products and services. MasterCard has a market cap of $93.0 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 5.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 17 analysts who rate MasterCard a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

MasterCard

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, impressive record of earnings per share growth, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full

MasterCard 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 diversified services industry could consider

iShares Dow Jones US Cons Services

(

IYC

) while those bearish on the diversified services industry could consider

ProShares Ultra Short Consumer Sers

(

SCC

).

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