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 52 points (-0.4%) at 14,567 as of Thursday, April 18, 2013, 12:45 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,288 issues advancing vs. 1,600 declining with 135 unchanged. The Wholesale industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.48. TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Watsco ( WSO) is one of the companies pushing the Wholesale industry higher today. As of noon trading, Watsco is up $1.90 (2.41) to $80.77 on average volume Thus far, 152,421 shares of Watsco exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 226,500 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $78.94-$81.98 after having opened the day at $78.94 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $78.87. Watsco, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the distribution of air conditioning, heating, and refrigeration equipment in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico, and Mexico. Watsco has a market cap of $2.4 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 29.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 5.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. TheStreet Ratings rates Watsco as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in net income, notable return on equity and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Watsco 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.