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 Consumer Goods sector currently sits down 0.2% versus the S&P 500, which is unchanged. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include Coca-Cola Femsa S.A.B. de C.V ( KOF), down 1.4%, Philip Morris International ( PM), down 1.0% and Coca-Cola ( KO), down 0.7%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 5. BRF ( BRFS) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector lower today. As of noon trading, BRF is down $0.78 (-3.9%) to $19.24 on average volume. Thus far, 803,875 shares of BRF exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $19.22-$19.47 after having opened the day at $19.36 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $20.02. BRF S.A., together with its subsidiaries, engages in raising, producing, and slaughtering poultry, pork, and beef in Brazil. The company is also involved in processing and selling fresh meat, processed products, milk and dairy products, pasta, frozen vegetables, and soybean derivatives. BRF has a market cap of $17.2 billion and is part of the food & beverage industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 40.3, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 4.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts that rate BRF a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates BRF as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations, impressive record of earnings per share growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full BRF 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.