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 84 points (-0.5%) at 15,367 as of Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,073 issues advancing vs. 1,847 declining with 114 unchanged. The Financial sector currently sits down 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.3%. Top gainers within the sector include Royal Bank of Scotland Group (The ( RBS), up 5.1%, Weyerhaeuser ( WY), up 3.3%, Lloyds Banking Group ( LYG), up 1.5%, Nomura Holdings ( NMR), up 1.4% and Annaly Capital Management ( NLY), up 1.3%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation ( AMTD), down 2.1%, Western Union Company ( WU), down 1.7%, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group ( MTU), down 1.4%, Charles Schwab ( SCHW), down 1.2% and Health Care REIT ( HCN), down 1.0%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 5. ING Groep N.V ( ING) is one of the companies pushing the Financial sector higher today. As of noon trading, ING Groep N.V is up $0.15 (1.3%) to $11.66 on average volume. Thus far, 1.4 million shares of ING Groep N.V exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $11.51-$11.69 after having opened the day at $11.51 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $11.51. ING Groep N.V., a financial services company, provides banking, investment, life insurance, and retirement services. ING Groep N.V has a market cap of $44.2 billion and is part of the insurance industry. Shares are up 21.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate ING Groep N.V a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates ING Groep N.V as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income and attractive valuation levels. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including generally higher debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. Get the full ING Groep N.V 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.