All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 66 points (0.4%) at 14,999 as of Wednesday, July 3, 2013, 12:51 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,256 issues advancing vs. 1,690 declining with 89 unchanged. The Technology sector currently sits up 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. Top gainers within the sector include Rackspace Hosting ( RAX), up 5.7%, STMicroelectronics ( STM), up 3.8%, LinkedIn ( LNKD), up 3.3%, Nokia Oyj ( NOK), up 3.7% and BT Group ( BT), up 2.6%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Sap ( SAP), down 1.3%, Rogers Communications ( RCI), down 1.3%, Telefonica Brasil S.A ( VIV), down 1.0%, America Movil S.A.B. de C.V ( AMX), down 1.2% and America Movil S.A.B. de C.V ( AMOV), down 1.0%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 5. Hewlett-Packard ( HPQ) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector higher today. As of noon trading, Hewlett-Packard is up $0.22 (0.9%) to $25.24 on light volume. Thus far, 4.2 million shares of Hewlett-Packard exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 18.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $24.76-$25.27 after having opened the day at $24.88 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $25.02. Hewlett-Packard Company and its subsidiaries provide products, technologies, software, solutions, and services to individual consumers, small-and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), and large enterprises, including customers in the government, health, and education sectors worldwide. Hewlett-Packard has a market cap of $48.1 billion and is part of the computer hardware industry. Shares are up 75.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Hewlett-Packard a buy, 5 analysts rate it a sell, and 15 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Hewlett-Packard as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, generally higher debt management risk and disappointing return on equity. Get the full Hewlett-Packard Ratings Report now. 3x UPSIDE POTENTIAL: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more.