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. Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 10 points (-0.1%) at 15,618 as of Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,354 issues advancing vs. 1,554 declining with 118 unchanged. The Consumer Goods sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. A company within the sector that increased today was Apple ( AAPL), up 0.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Philip Morris International ( PM) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Philip Morris International is down $0.46 (-0.5%) to $89.26 on light volume. Thus far, 1.3 million shares of Philip Morris International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $89.10-$89.75 after having opened the day at $89.39 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $89.71. Philip Morris International Inc., through its subsidiaries, manufactures and sells cigarettes and other tobacco products. Philip Morris International has a market cap of $145.9 billion and is part of the tobacco industry. Shares are up 6.6% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 9 analysts that rate Philip Morris International a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Philip Morris International as a hold. Among the primary strengths of the company is its expanding profit margins over time. At the same time, however, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, weak operating cash flow and relatively poor performance when compared with the S&P 500 during the past year. Get the full Philip Morris International 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.