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 81 points (-0.5%) at 15,762 as of Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,157 issues advancing vs. 1,771 declining with 147 unchanged. The Energy industry currently sits up 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. Top gainers within the industry include Continental Resources ( CLR), up 2.6%, Pioneer Natural Resources Company ( PXD), up 1.5%, EOG Resources ( EOG), up 1.2%, Marathon Oil ( MRO), up 0.8% and ConocoPhillips ( COP), up 0.5%. A company within the industry that fell today was BP ( BP), up 1.3%. TheStreet would like to highlight 4 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 4. Suncor Energy ( SU) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry higher today. As of noon trading, Suncor Energy is up $0.17 (0.5%) to $33.72 on average volume. Thus far, 1.4 million shares of Suncor Energy exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $33.13-$33.76 after having opened the day at $33.39 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $33.55. Suncor Energy Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as an integrated energy company. Suncor Energy has a market cap of $50.7 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 17.9, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 1.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Suncor Energy a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Suncor Energy as a buy. 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, reasonable valuation levels, increase in net income and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Suncor Energy 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.