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 123 points (0.8%) at 15,622 as of Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, 12:44 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,947 issues advancing vs. 1,011 declining with 90 unchanged. The Electronics industry currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 1.0%. Top gainers within the industry include Bruker Corporation ( BRKR), up 10.7%, Hubbell ( HUB.B), up 4.1%, NXP Semiconductor ( NXPI), up 3.6%, Cree ( CREE), up 3.6% and Microchip Technology ( MCHP), up 3.6%. A company within the industry that fell today was CGG ( CGG), up 3.1%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 5. KLA-Tencor Corporation ( KLAC) is one of the companies pushing the Electronics industry higher today. As of noon trading, KLA-Tencor Corporation is up $0.96 (1.6%) to $59.59 on light volume. Thus far, 599,042 shares of KLA-Tencor Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $58.85-$59.71 after having opened the day at $59.17 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $58.63. KLA-Tencor Corporation designs, manufactures, and markets process control and yield management solutions for the semiconductor and related nanoelectronics industries. KLA-Tencor Corporation has a market cap of $9.7 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 22.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 8 analysts that rate KLA-Tencor Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates KLA-Tencor Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, reasonable valuation levels, increase in stock price during the past year, expanding profit margins 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 KLA-Tencor Corporation 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.