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 3 points (0.0%) at 16,165 as of Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,090 issues advancing vs. 1,843 declining with 148 unchanged. The Metals & Mining industry currently sits down 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. A company within the industry that fell today was Gold Fields ( GFI), up 7.5%. Top gainers within the industry include Worthington Industries ( WOR), up 9.9%, Teck Resources ( TCK), up 2.0%, Companhia Siderurgica Nacional ( SID), up 1.9%, Gerdau ( GGB), up 1.1% and Tenaris ( TS), up 0.9%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 5. Anglogold Ashanti ( AU) is one of the companies pushing the Metals & Mining industry lower today. As of noon trading, Anglogold Ashanti is down $0.39 (-3.4%) to $11.27 on average volume. Thus far, 2.0 million shares of Anglogold Ashanti exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $11.14-$11.42 after having opened the day at $11.39 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $11.66. AngloGold Ashanti Limited engages in the exploration, production, and marketing of gold. It also produces by-products, such as silver, uranium, and sulfuric acid. Anglogold Ashanti has a market cap of $4.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 7.4, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 62.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Anglogold Ashanti a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Anglogold Ashanti as a sell. The company's weaknesses can be seen in multiple areas, such as its feeble growth in its earnings per share, deteriorating net income, generally high debt management risk, disappointing return on equity and generally disappointing historical performance in the stock itself. Get the full Anglogold Ashanti 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.