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 111 points (0.7%) at 16,536 as of Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 2,084 issues advancing vs. 856 declining with 147 unchanged. The Energy industry currently sits up 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.6%. Top gainers within the industry include Cheniere Energy ( LNG), up 4.7%, Devon Energy ( DVN), up 2.4%, Suncor Energy ( SU), up 1.0%, Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Class A ( RDS.A), up 0.8% and Statoil ASA ( STO), up 0.6%. TheStreet would like to highlight 4 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 4. Ecopetrol S.A ( EC) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry lower today. As of noon trading, Ecopetrol S.A is down $0.79 (-2.1%) to $36.91 on average volume. Thus far, 285,651 shares of Ecopetrol S.A exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 429,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $36.69-$37.86 after having opened the day at $37.47 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $37.70. Ecopetrol S.A., an integrated oil company, engages in the exploration, development, and production of crude oil and natural gas Colombia. The company operates in four segments: Exploration and Production, Refining and Petrochemicals, Transportation, and Market and Supply. Ecopetrol S.A has a market cap of $77.5 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 5.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 1.9% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are no analysts that rate Ecopetrol S.A a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 1 rates it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Ecopetrol S.A as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, increase in net income, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Ecopetrol S.A 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.