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 Services sector currently sits up 0.8% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.6%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include DISH Network ( DISH), down 1.8%, and Time Warner ( TWX), down 0.6%. Top gainers within the sector include Pandora Media ( P), up 6.5%, Vipshop Holdings ( VIPS), up 5.1%, MGM Resorts International ( MGM), up 4.6%, Ctrip.com International ( CTRP), up 4.5% and Melco Crown Entertainment ( MPEL), up 4.3%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 5. Alliance Data Systems Corporation ( ADS) is one of the companies pushing the Services sector lower today. As of noon trading, Alliance Data Systems Corporation is down $4.34 (-1.7%) to $253.95 on average volume. Thus far, 428,498 shares of Alliance Data Systems Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 594,800 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $251.67-$255.00 after having opened the day at $255.00 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $258.29. Alliance Data Systems Corporation provides marketing and loyalty solutions primarily in North America. The company operates in three segments: LoyaltyOne, Epsilon, and Private Label Services and Credit. Alliance Data Systems Corporation has a market cap of $12.8 billion and is part of the diversified services industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 38.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 1.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate Alliance Data Systems Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Alliance Data Systems Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows weak operating cash flow. Get the full Alliance Data Systems Corporation 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.