All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 41 points (-0.3%) at 15,444 as of Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 12:45 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 951 issues advancing vs. 1,969 declining with 95 unchanged. The Technology sector currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.4%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Qihoo 360 Technology ( QIHU), down 4.6%, Telecom Italia SpA ( TI), down 4.1%, Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk ( TLK), down 4.1%, Yandex ( YNDX), down 3.9% and Telecom Italia SpA ( TI.A), down 3.6%. Top gainers within the sector include Rackspace Hosting ( RAX), up 4.1%, Avago Technologies ( AVGO), up 2.9%, Symantec ( SYMC), up 1.1%, Applied Materials ( AMAT), up 0.8% and ASML ( ASML), up 0.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 5. Dell ( DELL) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector lower today. As of noon trading, Dell is down $0.15 (-1.1%) to $13.00 on heavy volume. Thus far, 36.9 million shares of Dell exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 21.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $12.92-$13.19 after having opened the day at $13.19 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $13.15. Dell Inc., an information technology company, provides a range of technology solutions worldwide. Dell has a market cap of $23.4 billion and is part of the computer hardware industry. Shares are up 31.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are no analysts that rate Dell a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 20 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Dell as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, 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 feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, deteriorating net income and poor profit margins. Get the full Dell 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.