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All three major indices are trading up today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 111 points (0.6%) at 18,244 as of Monday, March 2, 2015, 12:00 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,773 issues advancing vs. 1,212 declining with 168 unchanged.

The Telecommunications industry currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.4%. A company within the industry that increased today was

Telecom Italia SpA

(

TI

), up 1.0%. A company within the industry that fell today was

China Telecom

(

CHA

), up 1.4%.

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

3.

NTT DoCoMo

(

DCM

) is one of the companies pushing the Telecommunications industry higher today. As of noon trading, NTT DoCoMo is up $0.21 (1.2%) to $18.04 on light volume. Thus far, 38,557 shares of NTT DoCoMo exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 227,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $18.02-$18.10 after having opened the day at $18.05 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $17.83.

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NTT DOCOMO, Inc. provides mobile telecommunication services through its long term evolution and W-CDMA networks in Japan. NTT DoCoMo has a market cap of $70.1 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 22.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are no analysts who rate NTT DoCoMo a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

NTT DoCoMo

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels 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

NTT DoCoMo Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Nippon Telegraph & Telephone

(

NTT

) is up $0.58 (1.9%) to $31.72 on light volume. Thus far, 87,625 shares of Nippon Telegraph & Telephone exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 429,400 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $31.66-$31.80 after having opened the day at $31.67 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $31.13.

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Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides fixed and mobile voice related services, IP/packet communications services, telecommunications equipment, and system integration and other telecommunications-related services in Japan. Nippon Telegraph & Telephone has a market cap of $67.1 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 21.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst who rates Nippon Telegraph & Telephone a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Nippon Telegraph & Telephone

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins and increase in stock price during the past year. Although the company may harbor some minor weaknesses, we feel they are unlikely to have a significant impact on results. Get the full

Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Nokia Oyj

(

NOK

) is up $0.08 (0.9%) to $8.08 on light volume. Thus far, 3.2 million shares of Nokia Oyj exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 12.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $8.04-$8.09 after having opened the day at $8.04 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $8.01.

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Nokia Corporation engages in the network infrastructure, location-based technologies, and advanced technologies businesses worldwide. The company operates through four segments: Mobile Broadband, Global Services, HERE, and Technologies. Nokia Oyj has a market cap of $29.5 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 1.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 6 analysts who rate Nokia Oyj a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Nokia Oyj

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full

Nokia Oyj 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 telecommunications industry could consider

iShares Dow Jones US Telecom

(

IYZ

) while those bearish on the telecommunications industry could consider

ProShares Ult Sht Telecommunication

(

TLL

).

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