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 22 points (-0.1%) at 16,065 as of Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, 11:45 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,030 issues advancing vs. 1,883 declining with 116 unchanged. The Materials & Construction industry currently sits down 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. A company within the industry that increased today was Waste Connections ( WCN), up 1.1%. A company within the industry that fell today was Weyerhaeuser ( WY), up 1.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 5. Foster Wheeler ( FWLT) is one of the companies pushing the Materials & Construction industry higher today. As of noon trading, Foster Wheeler is up $1.27 (4.2%) to $31.60 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.4 million shares of Foster Wheeler exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 984,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $30.33-$31.65 after having opened the day at $30.45 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $30.33. Foster Wheeler AG, through its subsidiaries, operates in engineering and construction, as well as power generating equipment businesses worldwide. Foster Wheeler has a market cap of $3.0 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 22.1, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 25.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate Foster Wheeler a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Foster Wheeler as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income and poor profit margins. Get the full Foster Wheeler 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.