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 Two out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 4 points (0.0%) at 14,823 as of Tuesday, April 30, 2013, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,672 issues advancing vs. 1,218 declining with 158 unchanged. The Chemicals industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. A company within the industry that increased today was Braskem ( BAK), up 2.72. TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 5. Agrium ( AGU) is one of the companies pushing the Chemicals industry lower today. As of noon trading, Agrium is down $2.05 (-2.2%) to $90.86 on average volume Thus far, 752,878 shares of Agrium exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $90.20-$92.89 after having opened the day at $92.70 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $92.91. Agrium Inc. engages in the retail of agricultural products and services. The company operates through three segments: Retail, Wholesale, and Advanced Technologies. Agrium has a market cap of $13.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 9.7, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 8.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. TheStreet Ratings rates Agrium as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Agrium 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.