All three major indices are trading up today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 69 points (0.4%) at 16,709 as of Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,159 issues advancing vs. 752 declining with 167 unchanged.

The Financial Services industry currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.5%. A company within the industry that fell today was

Synchrony Financial

(

SYF

), up 1.9%.

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

3.

Ameriprise Financial

(

AMP

) is one of the companies pushing the Financial Services industry lower today. As of noon trading, Ameriprise Financial is down $1.00 (-1.2%) to $85.49 on light volume. Thus far, 535,580 shares of Ameriprise Financial exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $84.16-$86.42 after having opened the day at $86.15 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $86.49.

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Ameriprise Financial, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides various financial products and services to individual and institutional clients in the United States and internationally. Ameriprise Financial has a market cap of $14.7 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 18.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Ameriprise Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Ameriprise Financial

as a

buy

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

Ameriprise Financial Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

CME Group

(

CME

) is down $0.76 (-0.8%) to $92.41 on light volume. Thus far, 320,809 shares of CME Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $91.33-$93.49 after having opened the day at $92.96 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $93.17.

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CME Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, owns and operates derivatives marketplace for the trading of futures and options worldwide. CME Group has a market cap of $31.5 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 2.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate CME Group a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

CME Group

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full

CME Group Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Capital One Financial

(

COF

) is down $0.44 (-0.7%) to $66.76 on light volume. Thus far, 924,920 shares of Capital One Financial exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $65.87-$67.18 after having opened the day at $66.92 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $67.20.

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Capital One Financial Corporation operates as the bank holding company for the Capital One Bank (USA), National Association (COBNA); and Capital One, National Association (CONA), which provide various financial products and services in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Canada. Capital One Financial has a market cap of $35.3 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 6.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Capital One Financial a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Capital One Financial

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full

Capital One Financial 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 financial services industry could consider

Financial Select Sector SPDR

(

XLF

) while those bearish on the financial services industry could consider

Proshares Short Financials

(

SEF

).