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. One out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 23 points (-0.2%) at 15,311 as of Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,760 issues advancing vs. 1,167 declining with 109 unchanged. The Real Estate industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Boston Properties ( BXP), down 1.0%, Camden Property ( CPT), down 0.9%, CBL & Associates Properties ( CBL), down 0.9%, Plum Creek Timber ( PCL), down 0.5% and Duke Realty ( DRE), down 0.3%. Top gainers within the industry include E-House China Holdings ( EJ), up 2.1%, Retail Properties of American Inc Class A ( RPAI), up 1.0%, Weyerhaeuser ( WY), up 0.9% and American Capital Agency ( AGNC), up 0.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 5. Federal Realty Investment ( FRT) is one of the companies pushing the Real Estate industry lower today. As of noon trading, Federal Realty Investment is down $0.64 (-0.6%) to $101.39 on light volume. Thus far, 142,392 shares of Federal Realty Investment exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 414,100 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $101.21-$102.83 after having opened the day at $101.94 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $102.03. Federal Realty Investment Trust operates as a real estate investment trust, which engages in the ownership, management, development, and redevelopment of retail and mixed-use properties. Federal Realty Investment has a market cap of $6.7 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are down 1.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Federal Realty Investment a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 9 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Federal Realty Investment as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, expanding profit margins, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Federal Realty Investment 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.