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 62 points (-0.4%) at 15,060 as of Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 760 issues advancing vs. 2,254 declining with 88 unchanged. The Telecommunications industry currently sits down 0.62 versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.61. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include China Telecom ( CHA), down 0.94, America Movil S.A.B. de C.V ( AMX), down 0.50 and America Movil S.A.B. de C.V ( AMOV), down 0.50. A company within the industry that increased today was Telefonica ( TEF), up 0.60. TheStreet Ratings group would like to highlight 4 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 4. TELUS ( TU) is one of the companies pushing the Telecommunications industry lower today. As of noon trading, TELUS is down $0.76 (-2.2%) to $32.90 on average volume Thus far, 91,541 shares of TELUS exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 130,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $32.90-$33.83 after having opened the day at $33.79 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $33.66. TELUS Corporation provides telecommunications products and services primarily in Canada. Its telecommunications products and services include wireless, data, Internet protocol (IP), voice, and television. The company operates through two segments, Wireless and Wireline. TELUS has a market cap of $22.3 billion and is part of the technology sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 16.8, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 6.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate TELUS a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates TELUS as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, solid stock price performance, growth in earnings per share, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. 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 TELUS Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.