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All three major indices are trading down today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading down 25 points (-0.1%) at 16,936 as of Monday, July 28, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,030 issues advancing vs. 1,900 declining with 205 unchanged.

The Services sector currently sits down 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. Top gainers within the sector include

Family Dollar Stores

(

FDO

), up 23.8%,

Dollar Tree Stores

(

DLTR

), up 3.1%,

Ryanair Holdings

(

RYAAY

), up 2.7%,

Michael Kors Holdings

(

KORS

), up 1.6% and

Grupo Televisa SAB

(

TV

), up 0.9%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include

Rite Aid

(

RAD

), down 4.3%,

ManpowerGroup

(

MAN

), down 3.5%,

Kansas City Southern

(

KSU

), down 2.8%,

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies

(

WAB

), down 2.6% and

Norfolk Southern

(

NSC

), down 2.2%.

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

3.

MGM Resorts International

(

MGM

) is one of the companies pushing the Services sector higher today. As of noon trading, MGM Resorts International is up $0.46 (1.7%) to $26.85 on heavy volume. Thus far, 5.5 million shares of MGM Resorts International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $26.43-$26.91 after having opened the day at $26.43 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $26.39.

MGM Resorts International, through its wholly owned subsidiaries, owns and/or operates casino resorts. The company operates in two segments, Wholly Owned Domestic Resorts and MGM China. MGM Resorts International has a market cap of $12.7 billion and is part of the leisure industry. Shares are up 12.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 12 analysts who rate MGM Resorts International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

MGM Resorts International

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance and impressive record of earnings per share growth. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the company has favored debt over equity in the management of its balance sheet. Get the full

MGM Resorts International Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Dollar General

(

DG

) is up $1.16 (2.1%) to $56.78 on heavy volume. Thus far, 14.9 million shares of Dollar General exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $53.78-$57.70 after having opened the day at $53.80 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $55.61.

Dollar General Corporation, a discount retailer, provides merchandise products in the United States. Dollar General has a market cap of $17.0 billion and is part of the retail industry. Shares are down 7.8% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 7 analysts who rate Dollar General a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Dollar General

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

Dollar General Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Wynn Resorts

(

WYNN

) is up $5.49 (2.7%) to $209.96 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of Wynn Resorts exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $205.66-$210.72 after having opened the day at $205.66 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $204.47.

Wynn Resorts, Limited, together with its subsidiaries, develops, owns, and operates destination casino resorts. It operates in two segments, Macau Operations and Las Vegas Operations. The company operates Wynn Macau and Encore at Wynn Macau resort located in the People's Republic of China. Wynn Resorts has a market cap of $20.8 billion and is part of the leisure industry. Shares are up 5.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 11 analysts who rate Wynn Resorts a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Wynn Resorts

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

Wynn Resorts 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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