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

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 11 points (0.1%) at 17,997 as of Friday, Feb. 20, 2015, 12:10 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,566 issues advancing vs. 1,413 declining with 145 unchanged.

The Energy industry currently sits down 0.5% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include

EOG Resources

(

EOG

), down 3.1%,

Ecopetrol

(

EC

), down 1.7%,

Noble Energy

(

NBL

), down 1.4%,

Marathon Oil

(

MRO

), down 1.6% and

Continental Resources

(

CLR

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

Buckeye Partners

(

BPL

), up 2.6%,

Western Gas Equity Partners

(

WGP

), up 2.4%,

Enterprise Products Partners

(

EPD

), up 1.1%,

Energy Transfer Partners

(

ETP

), up 1.3% and

Energy Transfer Equity

(

ETE

), up 0.8%.

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

3.

Occidental Petroleum

(

OXY

) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry lower today. As of noon trading, Occidental Petroleum is down $0.54 (-0.7%) to $80.07 on light volume. Thus far, 1.2 million shares of Occidental Petroleum exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $79.84-$81.11 after having opened the day at $80.65 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $80.61.

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Occidental Petroleum Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, and development of oil and gas properties in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Oil and Gas; Chemical; and Midstream, Marketing and Other. Occidental Petroleum has a market cap of $63.1 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are unchanged year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Occidental Petroleum a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Occidental Petroleum

as a

hold

. Get the full

Occidental Petroleum Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Anadarko Petroleum

(

APC

) is down $0.66 (-0.8%) to $85.44 on light volume. Thus far, 997,730 shares of Anadarko Petroleum exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $85.06-$86.50 after having opened the day at $86.12 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $86.10.

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation is engaged in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of oil and gas properties. It operates through three segments: Oil and Gas Exploration and Production; Midstream; and Marketing. Anadarko Petroleum has a market cap of $44.0 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 4.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 18 analysts that rate Anadarko Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Anadarko Petroleum

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full

Anadarko Petroleum Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Halliburton

(

HAL

) is down $0.59 (-1.3%) to $43.65 on light volume. Thus far, 7.3 million shares of Halliburton exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 21.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.46-$44.34 after having opened the day at $44.10 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $44.24.

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Halliburton Company provides a range of services and products for the exploration, development, and production of oil and natural gas to oil and gas companies worldwide. The company operates in two segments, Completion and Production, and Drilling and Evaluation. Halliburton has a market cap of $37.6 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 12.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 18 analysts that rate Halliburton a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Halliburton

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

Halliburton 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 energy industry could consider

Energy Select Sector SPDR

(

XLE

) while those bearish on the energy industry could consider

Proshares Short Oil & Gas

(

DDG

).

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