Editor's Note: 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 All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 22 points (-0.2%) at 14,556 as of Monday, April 1, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 762 issues advancing vs. 2,184 declining with 121 unchanged. The Utilities sector currently sits down 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.6%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Companhia De Saneamento Basico Do Estado De ( SBS), down 1.7%, American Water Works ( AWK), down 1.2%, Calpine ( CPN), down 1.0%, AES ( AES), down 1.0% and Wisconsin Energy Corporation ( WEC), down 1.0%. Top gainers within the sector include Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ( EBR), up 2.6%, Energy Company of Parana ( ELP), up 1.0% and Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ( EBR.B), up 0.8%. TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 5. EQT ( EQT) is one of the companies pushing the Utilities sector lower today. As of noon trading, EQT is down $0.75 (-1.1%) to $67.00 on light volume Thus far, 423,410 shares of EQT exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $66.51-$68.27 after having opened the day at $67.94 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $67.75. EQT Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated energy company in the United States. It operates in three segments: EQT Production, EQT Midstream, and Distribution. EQT has a market cap of $10.2 billion and is part of the utilities industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 55.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 14.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate EQT a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates EQT as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full EQT Ratings Report now. Exclusive Offer: Jim Cramer's 'go-to' small/mid-cap guru Bryan Ashenberg only buys stocks he thinks could return 50-100%. See his top picks for 14-days FREE.