All three major indices are trading up today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 44 points (0.2%) at 18,603 as of Wednesday, July 20, 2016, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,983 issues advancing vs. 916 declining with 144 unchanged.

The Banking industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.4%.

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

3.

BankUnited

(

BKU

) is one of the companies pushing the Banking industry lower today. As of noon trading, BankUnited is down $2.50 (-7.7%) to $30.24 on heavy volume. Thus far, 3.2 million shares of BankUnited exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $29.80-$32.24 after having opened the day at $32.24 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $32.75.

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BankUnited, Inc. operates as the bank holding company for BankUnited, National Association that provides a range of banking services to small and medium sized businesses, and individual customers in the United States. BankUnited has a market cap of $3.4 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 9.2% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate BankUnited a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

BankUnited

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we find that the stock has had a generally disappointing performance in the past year. Get the full

BankUnited Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Signature Bank

(

SBNY

) is down $6.20 (-4.8%) to $123.75 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.4 million shares of Signature Bank exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 514,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $119.24-$124.62 after having opened the day at $124.07 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $129.95.

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Signature Bank provides various business and personal banking products and services. Signature Bank has a market cap of $6.9 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 15.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 12 analysts that rate Signature Bank a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Signature Bank

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 and expanding profit margins. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

Signature Bank Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

M&T Bank

(

MTB

) is down $3.72 (-3.1%) to $115.01 on heavy volume. Thus far, 744,454 shares of M&T Bank exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 820,200 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $114.80-$118.73 after having opened the day at $118.47 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $118.73.

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M&T Bank Corporation operates as the holding company for M&T Bank and Wilmington Trust, National Association that provide commercial and retail banking services. M&T Bank has a market cap of $18.8 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 2.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate M&T Bank a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

M&T Bank

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, expanding profit margins and growth in earnings per share. We feel its strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

M&T Bank 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 banking industry could consider

KBW Bank ETF

(

KBE

) while those bearish on the banking industry could consider

ProShares Short KBW Regional Bankng

(

KRS

).