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 Real Estate industry currently sits down 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.3%. Top gainers within the industry include Weyerhaeuser ( WY), up 3.3%, Annaly Capital Management ( NLY), up 1.3% and American Tower ( AMT), up 0.6%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Howard Hughes ( HHC), down 1.5%, HCP ( HCP), down 0.9% and AvalonBay Communities ( AVB), down 0.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Brookfield Asset Management ( BAM) is one of the companies pushing the Real Estate industry higher today. As of noon trading, Brookfield Asset Management is up $0.18 (0.5%) to $36.89 on average volume. Thus far, 301,293 shares of Brookfield Asset Management exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 748,600 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $36.57-$36.99 after having opened the day at $36.71 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $36.71. Brookfield Asset Management Inc. is a publicly owned asset management holding company. Through its subsidiaries the firm invests in the property, power, and infrastructure sectors. Brookfield Asset Management has a market cap of $22.9 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 1.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate Brookfield Asset Management a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Brookfield Asset Management as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat weak growth in earnings per share. Get the full Brookfield Asset Management 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.