5 Services Stocks Dragging The Sector Down

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All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 34 points (-0.2%) at 14,831 as of Friday, April 12, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 825 issues advancing vs. 2,080 declining with 130 unchanged.

The Services sector currently sits down 0.40 versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.51. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include J.B. Hunt Transport Services ( JBHT), down 2.96, CH Robinson Worldwide ( CHRW), down 2.77, Shaw Communications ( SJR), down 2.75, Michael Kors Holdings ( KORS), down 2.50 and MasterCard Incorporated ( MA), down 1.77. Top gainers within the sector include Liberty Media Corporation ( LMCA), up 2.9%, Chipotle Mexican Grill ( CMG), up 2.6%, Home Depot ( HD), up 2.3%, McDonald's Corporation ( MCD), up 1.4% and CSX ( CSX), up 1.3%.

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

5. Jacobs Engineering Group ( JEC) is one of the companies pushing the Services sector lower today. As of noon trading, Jacobs Engineering Group is down $1.53 (-2.8%) to $53.10 on average volume Thus far, 643,604 shares of Jacobs Engineering Group exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 982,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $53.05-$54.39 after having opened the day at $54.35 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $54.63.

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. provides technical, professional, and construction services to various industrial, commercial, and governmental clients worldwide. Jacobs Engineering Group has a market cap of $7.1 billion and is part of the diversified services industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 18.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 28.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Jacobs Engineering Group 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, increase in net income, revenue growth and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Jacobs Engineering Group Ratings Report now.

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4. As of noon trading, CarMax ( KMX) is down $1.20 (-2.6%) to $44.00 on heavy volume Thus far, 1.4 million shares of CarMax exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $43.59-$44.53 after having opened the day at $44.41 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $45.20.

CarMax, Inc., through its subsidiaries, operates as a retailer of used vehicles in the United States. It also sells vehicles that do not meet its retail standards to licensed dealers through on-site wholesale auctions, as well as sells new vehicles under franchise agreements. CarMax has a market cap of $9.9 billion and is part of the specialty retail industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 23.2, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 20.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

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

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3. As of noon trading, Fidelity National Information Services ( FIS) is down $0.51 (-1.2%) to $40.49 on average volume Thus far, 896,039 shares of Fidelity National Information Services exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $40.26-$40.61 after having opened the day at $40.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $41.00.

Fidelity National Information Services, Inc. provides banking and payments technology solutions worldwide. The company offers financial institution core processing, card issuer, and transaction processing services, including the national electronic funds transfer network. Fidelity National Information Services has a market cap of $11.8 billion and is part of the computer software & services industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 17.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Fidelity National Information Services 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, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Fidelity National Information Services Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Sirius XM Radio ( SIRI) is down $0.03 (-0.8%) to $3.13 on light volume Thus far, 16.8 million shares of Sirius XM Radio exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 48.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $3.12-$3.17 after having opened the day at $3.17 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $3.16.

Sirius XM Radio Inc. provides satellite radio services in the United States and Canada. The company broadcasts music, sports, entertainment, comedy, talk, news, traffic, and weather channels on subscription fee basis through two satellite radio systems. Sirius XM Radio has a market cap of $20.5 billion and is part of the media industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 6.1, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 8.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Sirius XM Radio as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, 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 Sirius XM Radio Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Time Warner ( TWX) is down $0.29 (-0.5%) to $59.37 on light volume Thus far, 2.5 million shares of Time Warner exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $59.10-$59.62 after having opened the day at $59.39 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $59.66.

Time Warner Inc. operates as a media and entertainment company in the United States and internationally. The company operates in three segments: Networks, Film and TV Entertainment, and Publishing. Time Warner has a market cap of $55.6 billion and is part of the media industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 19.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 24.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

TheStreet Ratings rates Time Warner 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, increase in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Time Warner 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 services sector could consider iShares Dow Jones US Cons Services ( IYC) while those bearish on the services sector could consider ProShares Ultra Short Consumer Sers ( SCC).

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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