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All three major indices are trading down today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading down 44 points (-0.2%) at 17,781 as of Monday, Feb. 9, 2015, 12:00 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,569 issues advancing vs. 1,401 declining with 177 unchanged.

The Electronics industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include

Advanced Semiconductor Engineering

(

ASX

), down 2.5%,

Applied Materials

(

AMAT

), down 2.1% and

ASML

(

ASML

), down 1.5%.

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

3.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

(

TSM

) is one of the companies pushing the Electronics industry lower today. As of noon trading, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing is down $0.49 (-2.1%) to $22.61 on average volume. Thus far, 7.5 million shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 12.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $22.49-$22.94 after having opened the day at $22.94 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $23.10.

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited is engaged in manufacturing, selling, packaging, testing, and computer-aided designing integrated circuits and other semiconductor devices. It also manufactures masks. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing has a market cap of $122.7 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 3.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and compelling growth in net income. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Micron Technology

(

MU

) is down $0.36 (-1.3%) to $28.54 on average volume. Thus far, 8.8 million shares of Micron Technology exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 21.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $28.24-$28.77 after having opened the day at $28.77 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $28.91.

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Micron Technology, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides semiconductor solutions worldwide. The company manufactures and markets dynamic random access memory (DRAM), NAND flash, and NOR flash memory products; and packaging solutions and semiconductor systems. Micron Technology has a market cap of $31.8 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 17.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 18 analysts that rate Micron Technology a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Micron Technology

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, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels and solid stock price performance. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full

Micron Technology Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Intel

(

INTC

) is down $0.15 (-0.5%) to $33.14 on average volume. Thus far, 15.5 million shares of Intel exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 30.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $32.67-$33.17 after having opened the day at $33.00 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $33.30.

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Intel Corporation designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. It operates through PC Client Group, Data Center Group, Other Intel Architecture, Software and Services, and All Other segments. Intel has a market cap of $164.1 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 8.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate Intel a buy, 4 analysts rate it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Intel

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. Although no company is perfect, currently we do not see any significant weaknesses which are likely to detract from the generally positive outlook. Get the full

Intel 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 electronics industry could consider

iShares Dow Jones US Technology

(

IYW

) while those bearish on the electronics industry could consider

ProShares Ultra Short Semiconductor

(

SSG

).

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