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

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 9 points (0.1%) at 16,815 as of Monday, Oct. 27, 2014, 1:15 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,104 issues advancing vs. 1,869 declining with 180 unchanged.

The Transportation industry currently sits down 1.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include

Teekay Offshore Partners

(

TOO

), down 6.7%, and

LATAM Airlines Group

(

LFL

), down 5.0%.

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

3.

Golar LNG

(

GLNG

) is one of the companies pushing the Transportation industry lower today. As of noon trading, Golar LNG is down $2.87 (-5.2%) to $51.75 on light volume. Thus far, 532,708 shares of Golar LNG exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $50.98-$54.29 after having opened the day at $53.68 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $54.62.

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Golar LNG Limited, a midstream liquefied natural gas (LNG) company, is engaged in the transportation, regasification and liquefaction, and trading of LNG. The company operates in two segments, Vessel Operations and Commodity Trading. Golar LNG has a market cap of $5.0 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 50.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Golar LNG a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Golar LNG

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and disappointing return on equity. Get the full

Golar LNG Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Canadian Pacific Railway

(

CP

TheStreet Recommends

) is down $2.32 (-1.1%) to $202.51 on average volume. Thus far, 359,010 shares of Canadian Pacific Railway exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 903,900 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $200.56-$204.34 after having opened the day at $204.15 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $204.83.

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Canadian Pacific Railway Limited, through its subsidiaries, operates a transcontinental railway in Canada and the United States. The company provides logistics and supply chain expertise services. Canadian Pacific Railway has a market cap of $34.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 35.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Canadian Pacific Railway a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Canadian Pacific Railway

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full

Canadian Pacific Railway Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

CSX

(

CSX

) is down $0.23 (-0.7%) to $35.07 on light volume. Thus far, 2.5 million shares of CSX exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $34.78-$35.37 after having opened the day at $35.26 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $35.30.

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CSX Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides rail-based transportation services in the United States and Canada. It offers traditional rail services, and transports intermodal containers and trailers. CSX has a market cap of $34.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 22.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate CSX a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

CSX

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, revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

CSX 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 transportation industry could consider

iShares Dow Jones Transportation

(

IYT

) while those bearish on the transportation industry could consider

ProShares UltraShort Industrials

(

SIJ

).

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