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 14 points (0.1%) at 15,368 as of Monday, May 20, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,885 issues advancing vs. 1,048 declining with 118 unchanged. The Materials & Construction industry currently sits up 2.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. A company within the industry that increased today was Chicago Bridge & Iron Company ( CBI), up 3.69. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Empresas ICA S.A.B. de C.V ( ICA), down 6.28, James Hardie Industries ( JHX), down 3.05, Masco Corporation ( MAS), down 2.46, DR Horton ( DHI), down 1.32 and Sherwin-Williams Company ( SHW), down 0.85. TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 4 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 4. Foster Wheeler ( FWLT) is one of the companies pushing the Materials & Construction industry higher today. As of noon trading, Foster Wheeler is up $2.43 (11.25) to $24.03 on heavy volume Thus far, 2.9 million shares of Foster Wheeler exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.4 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $21.60-$24.45 after having opened the day at $21.64 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $21.60. Foster Wheeler AG, through its subsidiaries, operates in engineering and construction, as well as power generating equipment businesses worldwide. Foster Wheeler has a market cap of $2.2 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 21.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 11.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate Foster Wheeler a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Foster Wheeler as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations and reasonable valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, poor profit margins and feeble growth in the company's earnings per share. Get the full Foster Wheeler 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.