ERJ, DHI, TOL, PHM And LEN, Pushing Industrial Goods Sector Downward

All three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 89 points (0.6%) at 15,077 as of Friday, July 5, 2013, 12:49 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,417 issues advancing vs. 1,574 declining with 76 unchanged.

The Industrial Goods sector currently sits up 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.6%. A company within the sector that fell today was Siemens ( SI), up 1.7%. Top gainers within the sector include Ingersoll-Rand ( IR), up 2.5%, Roper Industries ( ROP), up 2.1%, Parker Hannifin Corporation ( PH), up 2.1%, Precision Castparts ( PCP), up 2.0% and Kubota Corporation ( KUB), up 1.9%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today:

5. Embraer S.A ( ERJ) is one of the companies pushing the Industrial Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Embraer S.A is down $0.85 (-2.3%) to $36.07 on average volume. Thus far, 659,924 shares of Embraer S.A exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $35.18-$36.08 after having opened the day at $35.56 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $36.92.

Embraer S.A. primarily develops, produces, and sells jet and turboprop aircrafts for civil and defense aviation markets in Brazil, North America, Latin America, the Asia Pacific, Europe, and internationally. Embraer S.A has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the aerospace/defense industry. Shares are up 27.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Embraer S.A a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Embraer S.A as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Embraer S.A Ratings Report now.

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4. As of noon trading, DR Horton ( DHI) is down $0.89 (-4.2%) to $20.07 on average volume. Thus far, 3.4 million shares of DR Horton exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $19.88-$21.07 after having opened the day at $21.03 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $20.96.

D.R. Horton, Inc. operates as a homebuilding company. The company engages in the acquisition and development of land; and construction and sale of residential homes in 26 states and 77 markets in the United States primarily under the D.R. Horton, America's Builder name. DR Horton has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. Shares are up 5.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate DR Horton a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates DR Horton as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, notable return on equity, solid stock price performance and compelling growth in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full DR Horton Ratings Report now.

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3. As of noon trading, Toll Brothers ( TOL) is down $1.31 (-4.0%) to $31.18 on average volume. Thus far, 2.7 million shares of Toll Brothers exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $30.98-$32.60 after having opened the day at $32.60 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $32.49.

Toll Brothers, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, designs, builds, markets, and arranges finance for detached and attached homes in luxury residential communities. It is also involved in building or converting existing rental apartment buildings into high-, mid-, and low-rise luxury homes. Toll Brothers has a market cap of $5.4 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. Shares are up 0.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Toll Brothers a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 5 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Toll Brothers as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, increase in stock price during the past year, notable return on equity and impressive record of earnings per share growth. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Toll Brothers Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, PulteGroup ( PHM) is down $0.78 (-4.1%) to $18.37 on average volume. Thus far, 4.2 million shares of PulteGroup exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 9.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $18.27-$19.31 after having opened the day at $19.27 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $19.15.

PulteGroup, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding and financial services businesses primarily in the United States. PulteGroup has a market cap of $7.4 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. Shares are up 4.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate PulteGroup a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates PulteGroup as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance, impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full PulteGroup Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, Lennar Corporation ( LEN) is down $1.85 (-5.2%) to $33.50 on heavy volume. Thus far, 6.1 million shares of Lennar Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $33.10-$35.36 after having opened the day at $35.16 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $35.35.

Lennar Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in homebuilding, financial services, and real estate businesses in the United States. Lennar Corporation has a market cap of $5.6 billion and is part of the materials & construction industry. Shares are down 8.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Lennar Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 8 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Lennar Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Lennar Corporation Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 5 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the industrial goods sector could consider Industrial Select Sector SPDR ( XLI) while those bearish on the industrial goods sector could consider ProShares Short Dow 30 ( DOG).

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