Editor's Note: Any reference to TheStreet Ratings and its underlying recommendation does not reflect the opinion of TheStreet, Inc. or any of its contributors including Jim Cramer or Stephanie Link. All three major indices are trading down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 82 points (-0.5%) at 15,473 as of Friday, July 26, 2013, 12:49 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,028 issues advancing vs. 1,878 declining with 105 unchanged. The Computer Software & Services industry currently sits down 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.4%. A company within the industry that fell today was SolarWinds ( SWI), up 22.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. VeriSign ( VRSN) is one of the companies pushing the Computer Software & Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, VeriSign is up $1.49 (3.2%) to $47.42 on heavy volume. Thus far, 2.2 million shares of VeriSign exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $46.50-$48.84 after having opened the day at $46.70 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $45.93. VeriSign, Inc. provides Internet infrastructure services to various networks worldwide. It offers registry services that operate the authoritative directory of .com, .net, .cc, .tv, and .name domain names, as well as the back-end systems for various for all .gov, .jobs, and .edu domain names. VeriSign has a market cap of $6.8 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 16.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate VeriSign a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates VeriSign as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its impressive record of earnings per share growth, compelling growth in net income, revenue growth, expanding profit margins 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 VeriSign 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.