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Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading down 5 points (0.0%) at 17,667 as of Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, 12:05 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,760 issues advancing vs. 1,190 declining with 185 unchanged.

The Services sector currently sits up 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include

Cencosud

(

CNCO

), down 3.7%,

W W Grainger

(

GWW

), down 3.7%,

Dollar Tree Stores

(

DLTR

), down 2.5%,

DISH Network

(

DISH

), down 1.2% and

Paychex

(

PAYX

), down 1.0%. Top gainers within the sector include

Delhaize Group

(

DEG

), up 7.2%,

Melco Crown Entertainment

(

MPEL

), up 6.6%,

Wynn Resorts

(

WYNN

), up 6.0%,

Trinity Industries

(

TRN

), up 4.5% and

MGM Resorts International

(

MGM

), up 4.1%.

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

3.

Visa

(

TheStreet Recommends

V

) is one of the companies pushing the Services sector lower today. As of noon trading, Visa is down $1.74 (-0.7%) to $256.54 on light volume. Thus far, 943,539 shares of Visa exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $253.80-$257.29 after having opened the day at $256.94 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $258.29.

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Visa Inc., a payments technology company, operates as a retail electronic payments network worldwide. The company facilitates commerce through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses, and government entities. Visa has a market cap of $127.1 billion and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are down 1.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 20 analysts that rate Visa a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Visa

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, expanding profit margins, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full

Visa Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

American Airlines Group

(

AAL

) is down $0.52 (-0.9%) to $55.17 on average volume. Thus far, 6.4 million shares of American Airlines Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 13.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $54.73-$56.20 after having opened the day at $55.89 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $55.69.

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American Airlines Group Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates in the airline industry. American Airlines Group has a market cap of $39.9 billion and is part of the transportation industry. Shares are up 3.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 11 analysts that rate American Airlines Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

American Airlines Group

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, weak operating cash flow and poor profit margins. Get the full

American Airlines Group Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Priceline Group

(

PCLN

) is down $4.47 (-0.4%) to $1,033.52 on light volume. Thus far, 235,758 shares of Priceline Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 805,500 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $1,028.22-$1,043.82 after having opened the day at $1,036.12 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $1,037.99.

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The Priceline Group Inc. operates as an online travel company. Priceline Group has a market cap of $55.0 billion and is part of the diversified services industry. Shares are down 9.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 14 analysts that rate Priceline Group a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Priceline Group

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, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

Priceline Group 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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