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 up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 153 points (1.0%) at 15,456 as of Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,106 issues advancing vs. 846 declining with 109 unchanged. The Real Estate industry currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.9%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include National Retail Properties ( NNN), down 1.75, Brookfield Office Properties ( BPO), down 1.21, General Growth Properties ( GGP), down 0.84 and Ventas ( VTR), down 0.60. Top gainers within the industry include Caplease ( LSE), up 20.7%, Brookfield Residential Properties ( BRP), up 4.3%, Icahn ( IEP), up 4.4%, Howard Hughes ( HHC), up 3.1% and CBRE Group ( CBG), up 2.6%. TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 5. HCP ( HCP) is one of the companies pushing the Real Estate industry lower today. As of noon trading, HCP is down $0.49 (-1.0%) to $50.34 on average volume Thus far, 1.2 million shares of HCP exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $50.14-$51.49 after having opened the day at $51.43 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $50.83. HCP, Inc. is an independent hybrid real estate investment trust. The fund invests in real estate markets of the United States. HCP has a market cap of $23.1 billion and is part of the financial sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 26.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 12.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. TheStreet Ratings rates HCP as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income 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 HCP 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.