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All three major indices are trading down today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading down 155 points (-1.0%) at 15,255 as of Wednesday, May 29, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 466 issues advancing vs. 2,548 declining with 68 unchanged.

The Industrial Goods sector currently sits down 0.86 versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.89. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include

MRC Global

(

MRC

), down 13.24,

Plum Creek Timber

(

PCL

), down 3.61,

DR Horton

(

DHI

), down 2.88,

Masco Corporation

(

MAS

), down 2.85 and

Mohawk Industries

(

MHK

), down 2.65.

TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today:

5.

Lennar Corporation

(

LEN

) is one of the companies pushing the Industrial Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Lennar Corporation is down $1.25 (-3.0%) to $40.96 on average volume Thus far, 2.8 million shares of Lennar Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $40.57-$41.78 after having opened the day at $41.71 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $42.21.

Lennar Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding, financial services, and real estate businesses in the United States. Lennar Corporation has a market cap of $6.9 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 13.0, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 9.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Lennar Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Lennar Corporation

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full

Lennar Corporation Ratings Report

now.

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4. As of noon trading,

PulteGroup

(

PHM

) is down $0.61 (-2.7%) to $22.18 on average volume Thus far, 4.2 million shares of PulteGroup exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 9.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $21.82-$22.58 after having opened the day at $22.54 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $22.79.

PulteGroup, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding and financial services businesses primarily in the United States. PulteGroup has a market cap of $8.8 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.1, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 25.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate PulteGroup a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

PulteGroup

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, good cash flow from operations and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

PulteGroup Ratings Report

now.

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3. As of noon trading,

Lockheed Martin Corporation

(

LMT

) is down $0.69 (-0.6%) to $107.06 on light volume Thus far, 664,242 shares of Lockheed Martin Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $106.58-$107.56 after having opened the day at $107.15 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $107.75.

Lockheed Martin Corporation, a security and aerospace company, engages in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration, and sustainment of advanced technology systems and products for defense, civil, and commercial applications in the United States and internationally. Lockheed Martin Corporation has a market cap of $34.3 billion and is part of the aerospace/defense industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.4, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 16.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Lockheed Martin Corporation a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 11 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Lockheed Martin Corporation

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, notable return on equity, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full

Lockheed Martin Corporation Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Honeywell International

(

HON

) is down $0.99 (-1.2%) to $78.78 on average volume Thus far, 1.7 million shares of Honeywell International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $78.75-$79.68 after having opened the day at $79.18 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $79.77.

Honeywell International Inc. operates as a diversified technology and manufacturing company worldwide. Honeywell International has a market cap of $62.4 billion and is part of the industrial industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 20.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 25.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate Honeywell International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Honeywell International

as a

buy

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full

Honeywell International Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Boeing

(

BA

) is down $0.57 (-0.6%) to $99.54 on average volume Thus far, 2.6 million shares of Boeing exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $98.90-$100.03 after having opened the day at $99.56 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $100.11.

The Boeing Company, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, development, manufacture, sale, and support of commercial jetliners, military aircraft, satellites, missile defense, human space flight, and launch systems and services worldwide. Boeing has a market cap of $75.9 billion and is part of the aerospace/defense industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.8, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 32.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 17 analysts that rate Boeing a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Boeing

as a

buy

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

Boeing Ratings Report

now.

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If you are interested in one of these 4 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the industrial goods sector could consider

Industrial Select Sector SPDR

(

XLI

) while those bearish on the industrial goods sector could consider

ProShares Short Dow 30

(

DOG

).

A reminder about TheStreet Ratings group: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model.

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