All three major indices are trading up today with the

Dow Jones Industrial Average

(

^DJI

) trading up 35 points (0.2%) at 17,119 as of Monday, Oct. 12, 2015, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,447 issues advancing vs. 1,507 declining with 153 unchanged.

The Industrial Goods sector currently sits down 0.9% versus the S&P 500, which is up 1.8%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include

Eagle Materials

(

EXP

), down 3.6%,

Flowserve

(

FLS

), down 3.4%,

Chicago Bridge & Iron Company

(

CBI

), down 2.9%,

Cemex SAB de CV

(

CX

), down 2.2% and

Deere

(

DE

), down 2.0%. Top gainers within the sector include

TransDigm Group

(

TDG

), up 1.4%,

Raytheon

(

RTN

), up 1.1%,

Stericycle

(

SRCL

), up 0.8%,

Republic Services

(

RSG

), up 0.7% and

Mohawk Industries

(

MHK

), up 0.7%.

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

3.

Tenaris

(

TS

) is one of the companies pushing the Industrial Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Tenaris is down $0.46 (-1.6%) to $27.73 on light volume. Thus far, 1.1 million shares of Tenaris exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $27.69-$28.28 after having opened the day at $28.25 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $28.19.

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Tenaris S.A., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and supplies steel pipe products and related services for the energy and other industrial applications. Tenaris has a market cap of $16.6 billion and is part of the metals & mining industry. Shares are down 6.7% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Tenaris a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Tenaris

as a

hold

. Among the primary strengths of the company is its solid financial position based on a variety of debt and liquidity measures that we have evaluated. At the same time, however, 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

Tenaris Ratings Report

now.

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2. As of noon trading,

Cummins

(

CMI

) is down $1.02 (-0.9%) to $112.07 on light volume. Thus far, 544,609 shares of Cummins exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $111.79-$113.70 after having opened the day at $113.32 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $113.09.

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Cummins Inc. designs, manufactures, distributes, and services diesel and natural gas engines, and engine-related component products. It operates in four segments: Engine, Distribution, Components, and Power Generation. Cummins has a market cap of $20.4 billion and is part of the industrial industry. Shares are down 21.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Cummins a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 12 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Cummins

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, attractive valuation levels 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

Cummins Ratings Report

now.

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1. As of noon trading,

Caterpillar

(

CAT

) is down $0.87 (-1.2%) to $70.43 on light volume. Thus far, 2.0 million shares of Caterpillar exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $70.32-$71.53 after having opened the day at $71.52 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $71.30.

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Caterpillar Inc. manufactures and sells construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines, and diesel-electric locomotives worldwide. Caterpillar has a market cap of $43.3 billion and is part of the industrial industry. Shares are down 22.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate Caterpillar a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates

Caterpillar

as a

hold

. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, expanding profit margins and notable return on equity. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full

Caterpillar 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 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

).