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. One out of the three major indices are trading up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 53 points (-0.3%) at 16,478 as of Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,242 issues advancing vs. 1,672 declining with 178 unchanged. The Industrial Goods sector currently sits up 0.3% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. Top gainers within the sector include Manitowoc ( MTW), up 5.9%, FLIR Systems ( FLIR), up 5.1%, Owens-Corning ( OC), up 2.4%, Nidec Corporation ( NJ), up 1.2% and Sherwin-Williams Company ( SHW), up 0.7%. A company within the sector that fell today was Weyerhaeuser ( WY), up 1.2%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 5. Terex ( TEX) is one of the companies pushing the Industrial Goods sector higher today. As of noon trading, Terex is up $1.11 (2.8%) to $41.02 on light volume. Thus far, 616,787 shares of Terex exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $40.19-$41.03 after having opened the day at $40.20 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $39.91. Terex Corporation operates as an equipment manufacturer of specialized machinery products. Terex has a market cap of $4.4 billion and is part of the industrial industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 46.8, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 5.0% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Terex a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Terex as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its growth in earnings per share, increase in net income, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full Terex 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.