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All three major indices are trading up today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 17 points (0.1%) at 16,651 as of Thursday, May 29, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,820 issues advancing vs. 1,121 declining with 182 unchanged.

The Services sector currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include

Michael Kors Holdings

(

KORS

), down 5.2%,

Copart

(

CPRT

), down 2.7%,

Melco Crown Entertainment

(

MPEL

), down 1.7%,

Dollar General

(

DG

), down 1.6% and

United Continental Holdings

(

UAL

), down 1.5%. Top gainers within the sector include

Mercadolibre

(

MELI

), up 8.7%,

Sears Holdings

(

SHLD

), up 6.9%,

Lions Gate Entertainment

(

LGF

), up 3.1%,

Signet Jewelers

(

SIG

), up 3.0% and

Netflix

(

NFLX

), up 1.6%.

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

3.

Moody's Corporation

(

MCO

) is one of the companies pushing the Services sector lower today. As of noon trading, Moody's Corporation is down $0.75 (-0.9%) to $85.21 on average volume. Thus far, 839,643 shares of Moody's Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $84.98-$86.04 after having opened the day at $86.00 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $85.96.

Moody's Corporation provides credit ratings; and credit, capital markets, and economic related research, data, and analytical tools worldwide. Moody's Corporation has a market cap of $18.3 billion and is part of the diversified services industry. Shares are up 9.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Moody's Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Moody's Corporation

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, notable return on equity, reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

Moody's Corporation Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Discovery Communications

(

DISCA

) is down $1.20 (-1.5%) to $77.85 on light volume. Thus far, 581,490 shares of Discovery Communications exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $77.80-$79.40 after having opened the day at $79.17 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $79.04.

Discovery Communications, Inc. operates as a media company worldwide. The company operates in three segments: U.S. Networks, International Networks, and Education. Discovery Communications has a market cap of $11.6 billion and is part of the media industry. Shares are down 12.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Discovery Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Discovery Communications

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins, good cash flow from operations and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

Discovery Communications Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

CBS

(

CBS

) is down $0.38 (-0.6%) to $60.10 on light volume. Thus far, 2.4 million shares of CBS exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $59.73-$60.90 after having opened the day at $60.71 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $60.48.

CBS Corporation operates as a mass media company in the United States and internationally. It operates in five segments: Entertainment, Cable Networks, Publishing, Local Broadcasting, and Outdoor Americas. CBS has a market cap of $32.0 billion and is part of the media industry. Shares are down 5.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 16 analysts that rate CBS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

CBS

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, notable return on equity and reasonable valuation levels. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

CBS 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 services sector could consider

iShares Dow Jones US Cons Services

(

IYC

) while those bearish on the services sector could consider

ProShares Ultra Short Consumer Sers

(

SCC

).

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