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 31 points (0.2%) at 16,096 as of Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, 11:45 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,434 issues advancing vs. 1,496 declining with 119 unchanged. The Utilities sector currently sits up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.1%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Huaneng Power International Inc. ADR repr C ( HNP), down 1.2%, and Empresa Nacional de Electricidad ( EOC), down 0.8%. Top gainers within the sector include Empresa Distribuidora y Comercializadora No ( EDN), up 17.3%, Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ( EBR), up 2.3% and Centrais Eletricas Brasileiras ( EBR.B), up 1.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 5. CPFL Energy ( CPL) is one of the companies pushing the Utilities sector lower today. As of noon trading, CPFL Energy is down $0.21 (-1.2%) to $16.56 on light volume. Thus far, 118,949 shares of CPFL Energy exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 322,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $16.53-$16.68 after having opened the day at $16.60 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $16.77. CPFL Energia S.A., through its subsidiaries, distributes, generates, and commercializes electricity in Brazil. The company operates in five segments: Distribution, Conventional Generation Sources, Renewable Generation Sources, Commercialization, and Services. CPFL Energy has a market cap of $7.9 billion and is part of the utilities industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.8, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 21.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates CPFL Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates CPFL Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its increase in net income, notable return on equity and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. Get the full CPFL Energy 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.