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 58 points (-0.4%) at 15,461 as of Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 785 issues advancing vs. 2,161 declining with 94 unchanged. The Computer Software & Services industry currently sits down 0.8% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.4%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Thomson Reuters Corporation ( TRI), down 0.6%, Oracle Corporation ( ORCL), down 0.7% and Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT), down 0.4%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 5. Nuance Communications ( NUAN) is one of the companies pushing the Computer Software & Services industry lower today. As of noon trading, Nuance Communications is down $0.74 (-3.8%) to $18.59 on heavy volume. Thus far, 9.0 million shares of Nuance Communications exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 4.0 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $17.90-$18.68 after having opened the day at $17.98 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $19.33. Nuance Communications, Inc. provides voice and language solutions for businesses and consumers worldwide. Nuance Communications has a market cap of $6.1 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are down 13.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Nuance Communications a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Nuance Communications as a hold. 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 and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including unimpressive growth in net income, weak operating cash flow and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. Get the full Nuance Communications 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.