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 down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 27 points (-0.2%) at 15,858 as of Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 997 issues advancing vs. 1,953 declining with 153 unchanged. The Technology sector currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.5%. Top gainers within the sector include Frontier Communications Corp Class B ( FTR), up 8.3%, Avago Technologies ( AVGO), up 6.5%, SouFun Holdings ( SFUN), up 4.7%, Advanced Semiconductor Engineering ( ASX), up 4.5% and CGI Group ( GIB), up 2.9%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include CGG ( CGG), down 16.9%, FactSet Research Systems ( FDS), down 5.2%, Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS ( TKC), down 3.0%, Telekomunikasi Indonesia (Persero) Tbk ( TLK), down 2.6% and Kyocera Corporation ( KYO), down 1.6%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 5. Seagate Technology ( STX) is one of the companies pushing the Technology sector higher today. As of noon trading, Seagate Technology is up $1.44 (2.8%) to $52.77 on average volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of Seagate Technology exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $51.43-$53.25 after having opened the day at $51.70 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $51.34. Seagate Technology Public Limited Company designs, manufactures, and sells electronic data storage products. Seagate Technology has a market cap of $16.3 billion and is part of the computer hardware industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 11.0, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are up 64.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Seagate Technology a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 13 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Seagate Technology as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Seagate Technology 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.