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

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading down 27 points (-0.1%) at 18,429 as of Friday, July 29, 2016, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,872 issues advancing vs. 1,043 declining with 148 unchanged.

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

Vantiv

(

VNTV

), down 6.1%,

Global Payments

(

GPN

), down 2.8%,

Fidelity National Information Services

(

FIS

), down 1.1% and

Thomson Reuters

(

TRI

), down 0.5%. A company within the industry that increased today was

S&P Global

(

SPGI

), up 0.6%.

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

3.

Total System Services

(

TSS

) is one of the companies pushing the Diversified Services industry lower today. As of noon trading, Total System Services is down $0.84 (-1.6%) to $51.46 on average volume. Thus far, 747,141 shares of Total System Services exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $50.73-$52.37 after having opened the day at $52.37 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $52.30.

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Total System Services, Inc. provides payment processing, merchant, and related payment services to financial and nonfinancial institutions in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, and internationally. Total System Services has a market cap of $9.4 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 5.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Total System Services a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Total System Services

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

Total System Services Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

New Oriental Education & Technology Group I

(

EDU

) is down $1.12 (-2.5%) to $44.00 on average volume. Thus far, 637,521 shares of New Oriental Education & Technology Group I exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.73-$45.07 after having opened the day at $45.07 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $45.12.

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New Oriental Education & Technology Group Inc. provides private educational services under the New Oriental brand in the People's Republic of China. New Oriental Education & Technology Group I has a market cap of $6.9 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 43.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate New Oriental Education & Technology Group I a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

New Oriental Education & Technology Group I

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, 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

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1. As of noon trading,

Alliance Data Systems

(

ADS

) is down $2.35 (-1.0%) to $231.49 on light volume. Thus far, 279,929 shares of Alliance Data Systems exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 828,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $229.04-$233.98 after having opened the day at $233.10 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $233.84.

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Alliance Data Systems Corporation provides marketing and loyalty solutions in the United States and internationally. Alliance Data Systems has a market cap of $13.8 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 15.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate Alliance Data Systems a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Alliance Data Systems

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself and deteriorating net income. Get the full

Alliance Data Systems 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 diversified services industry could consider

iShares Dow Jones US Cons Services

(

IYC

) while those bearish on the diversified services industry could consider

ProShares Ultra Short Consumer Sers

(

SCC

).