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 49 points (0.3%) at 16,344 as of Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,931 issues advancing vs. 985 declining with 162 unchanged. The Diversified Services industry currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. Top gainers within the industry include TAL Education Group ( XRS), up 6.2%, Education Management Corporation ( EDMC), up 3.0%, Portfolio Recovery Associates ( PRAA), up 1.9%, Service Corporation International ( SCI), up 1.7% and URS Corporation ( URS), up 1.4%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 3. H&R Block ( HRB) is one of the companies pushing the Diversified Services industry lower today. As of noon trading, H&R Block is down $0.15 (-0.5%) to $28.68 on light volume. Thus far, 226,240 shares of H&R Block exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $28.58-$28.98 after having opened the day at $28.90 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $28.83. H&R Block, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides tax preparation and related services to the general public in the United States, Canada, and Australia. H&R Block has a market cap of $7.8 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 55.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 5 analysts that rate H&R Block a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates H&R Block as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, increase in net income, good cash flow from operations and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full H&R Block 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.