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 up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 27 points (0.2%) at 15,548 as of Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,364 issues advancing vs. 1,544 declining with 117 unchanged. The Computer Software & Services industry currently sits up 0.5% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.3%. Top gainers within the industry include Wipro ( WIT), up 1.8%, Citrix Systems ( CTXS), up 1.8% and Thomson Reuters Corporation ( TRI), up 1.1%. A company within the industry that fell today was Salesforce.com ( CRM), up 0.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 5. Synchronoss Technologies ( SNCR) is one of the companies pushing the Computer Software & Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Synchronoss Technologies is up $4.32 (14.3%) to $34.54 on heavy volume. Thus far, 796,227 shares of Synchronoss Technologies exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 247,700 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $32.55-$34.94 after having opened the day at $32.55 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $30.22. Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. provides software-based activation and personal cloud solutions for connected devices. Synchronoss Technologies has a market cap of $1.2 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 42.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Synchronoss Technologies a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Synchronoss Technologies 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, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins 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 Synchronoss Technologies 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.