All three major indices are trading down today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading down 67 points (-0.4%) at 18,405 as of Thursday, July 28, 2016, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,296 issues advancing vs. 1,538 declining with 200 unchanged.

The Computer Software & Services industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. Top gainers within the industry include

NetSuite

(

N

), up 18.0%,

NICE

(

NICE

), up 5.9%,

ServiceNow

(

NOW

), up 3.7%,

Salesforce.com

(

CRM

), up 0.8% and

Wipro

(

WIT

), up 0.8%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include

Automatic Data Processing

(

ADP

), down 3.4%,

Activision Blizzard

(

ATVI

), down 1.5%,

Accenture

(

ACN

), down 1.3%,

Cognizant Technology Solutions

(

CTSH

), down 1.1% and

Fidelity National Information Services

(

FIS

), down 1.0%.

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

3.

Splunk

(

SPLK

) is one of the companies pushing the Computer Software & Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Splunk is up $2.11 (3.5%) to $61.61 on average volume. Thus far, 972,024 shares of Splunk exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $59.79-$61.62 after having opened the day at $60.87 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $59.50.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

Splunk Inc. provides software solutions that enable organizations to gain real-time operational intelligence in the United States and internationally. The company's products enable users to collect, index, search, explore, monitor, and analyze data regardless of format or source. Splunk has a market cap of $7.9 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 1.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 22 analysts who rate Splunk a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Splunk

as a

sell

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

Splunk Ratings Report

now.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

2. As of noon trading,

Cerner

(

CERN

) is up $0.56 (0.9%) to $62.51 on light volume. Thus far, 522,505 shares of Cerner exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $61.94-$62.61 after having opened the day at $62.01 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $61.95.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

Cerner Corporation designs, develops, markets, installs, hosts, and supports health care information technology, health care devices, hardware, and content solutions for health care organizations and consumers in the United States and internationally. Cerner has a market cap of $21.0 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 3.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 19 analysts who rate Cerner a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Cerner

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, reasonable valuation levels and growth in earnings per share. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

Cerner Ratings Report

now.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

1. As of noon trading,

Workday

(

WDAY

) is up $2.02 (2.5%) to $83.26 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.6 million shares of Workday exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $83.16-$85.00 after having opened the day at $83.62 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $81.24.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

Workday, Inc. provides enterprise cloud applications for finance and human resources in the United States and internationally. It offers applications for customers to manage critical business functions that enable them to optimize their financial and human capital resources. Workday has a market cap of $15.8 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 2.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 18 analysts who rate Workday a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 18 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Workday

as a

sell

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

Workday Ratings Report

now.

EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer's multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potential winners. Click here to see his holdings for 14-days FREE.

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

iShares S&P NA Tech Software Idx

(

IGV

) while those bearish on the computer software & services industry could consider

ProShares Ultra Short Technology

(

REW

).