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 14 points (-0.1%) at 15,098 as of Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,393 issues advancing vs. 1,555 declining with 92 unchanged. The Consumer Goods sector currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. A company within the sector that fell today was Colgate-Palmolive Company ( CL), up 0.9%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 5. Kellogg Company ( K) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, Kellogg Company is down $1.44 (-2.2%) to $63.02 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.8 million shares of Kellogg Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $62.98-$64.26 after having opened the day at $64.10 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $64.46. Kellogg Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets ready-to-eat cereal and convenience food products primarily in North America, Europe, Latin America, and the Asia Pacific. Kellogg Company has a market cap of $23.7 billion and is part of the food & beverage industry. Shares are up 15.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Kellogg Company a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Kellogg Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations, solid stock price performance and growth in earnings per share. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Kellogg Company 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.