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 15 points (0.1%) at 16,035 as of Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, 11:45 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,480 issues advancing vs. 1,397 declining with 175 unchanged. The Diversified Services industry currently sits down 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.3%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Graham Holdings ( GHC), down 2.2%, Washington Post Company ( WPO), down 2.2%, New Oriental Education & Technology Group I ( EDU), down 1.8%, Verisk Analytics ( VRSK), down 1.2% and Fiserv ( FISV), down 0.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 5. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers ( RBA) is one of the companies pushing the Diversified Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers is up $0.85 (4.2%) to $21.14 on average volume. Thus far, 293,694 shares of Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 679,300 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $20.40-$21.29 after having opened the day at $20.41 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $20.29. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated operates as an auctioneer of industrial equipment. Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has a market cap of $2.1 billion and is part of the services sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 25.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 5.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 3 analysts that rate Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers 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.