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 up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 14 points (0.1%) at 14,951 as of Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, 12:50 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,968 issues advancing vs. 907 declining with 132 unchanged. The Computer Software & Services industry currently sits up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. Top gainers within the industry include Splunk ( SPLK), up 2.1%, Rackspace Hosting ( RAX), up 1.9%, Nuance Communications ( NUAN), up 1.5%, Infosys ( INFY), up 0.9% and Sap ( SAP), up 0.7%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Konami Corporation ( KNM), down 2.9%, and Catamaran ( CTRX), down 0.9%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 5. Automatic Data Processing ( ADP) is one of the companies pushing the Computer Software & Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Automatic Data Processing is up $0.35 (0.5%) to $72.69 on light volume. Thus far, 607,930 shares of Automatic Data Processing exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $71.37-$72.81 after having opened the day at $72.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $72.34. Automatic Data Processing, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, provides technology-based outsourcing solutions to employers and vehicle retailers and manufacturers worldwide. Automatic Data Processing has a market cap of $34.8 billion and is part of the technology sector. Shares are up 27.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Automatic Data Processing a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Automatic Data Processing as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Automatic Data Processing 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.