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

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading down 23 points (-0.1%) at 15,979 as of Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,349 issues advancing vs. 1,636 declining with 166 unchanged.

The Technology sector currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. Top gainers within the sector include

Hanwha Q CELLS

(

HQCL

), up 8.5%,

IHS

(

IHS

), up 7.1%,

Micron Technology

(

MU

), up 3.1%,

Cerner

(

CERN

), up 2.4% and

Wipro

(

WIT

), up 1.9%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include

Adobe Systems

(

ADBE

), down 1.6%,

eBay

(

EBAY

), down 1.5%,

Salesforce.com

(

CRM

), down 1.0% and

International Business Machines

(

IBM

), down 0.8%.

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

3.

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

(

TSM

) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector higher today. As of noon trading, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing is up $0.22 (1.1%) to $19.85 on average volume. Thus far, 5.5 million shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 13.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $19.49-$19.91 after having opened the day at $19.62 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $19.63.

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Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited engages in the computer-aided design, manufacture, packaging, testing, sale, and marketing of integrated circuits and other semiconductor devices. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing has a market cap of $104.0 billion and is part of the electronics industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 24.4. Shares are down 12.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there is 1 analyst who rates Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. 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

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Yahoo

(

YHOO

) is up $0.83 (3.0%) to $28.43 on heavy volume. Thus far, 21.2 million shares of Yahoo exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 15.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $28.28-$29.23 after having opened the day at $28.58 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $27.60.

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Yahoo! Inc. provides search and display advertising services on Yahoo properties and affiliate sites worldwide. Yahoo has a market cap of $27.4 billion and is part of the internet industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 3.6, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 24.4. Shares are down 45.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 20 analysts who rate Yahoo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Yahoo

as a

hold

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

Yahoo Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Baidu

(

BIDU

) is up $3.03 (2.3%) to $136.09 on light volume. Thus far, 1.8 million shares of Baidu exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $132.01-$137.72 after having opened the day at $133.09 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $133.06.

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Baidu, Inc. provides Internet search services in China and internationally. Baidu has a market cap of $47.2 billion and is part of the internet industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 3.6, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 24.4. Shares are down 41.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 8 analysts who rate Baidu a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Baidu

as a

buy

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

Baidu 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 technology sector could consider

Technology Select Sector SPDR

(

XLK

) while those bearish on the technology sector could consider

ProShares Ultra Short Technology

(

REW

).