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 down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 54 points (-0.3%) at 16,409 as of Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,224 issues advancing vs. 1,713 declining with 144 unchanged. The Consumer Goods sector currently sits down 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.2%. Top gainers within the sector include Ford Motor ( F), up 1.9%, and Colgate-Palmolive Company ( CL), up 1.0%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include BRF ( BRFS), down 2.3%, and Coca-Cola ( KO), down 0.8%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector higher today: 3. Canon ( CAJ) is one of the companies pushing the Consumer Goods sector higher today. As of noon trading, Canon is up $0.18 (0.6%) to $31.12 on average volume. Thus far, 261,628 shares of Canon exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 360,300 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $31.04-$31.23 after having opened the day at $31.17 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $30.94. Canon Inc. engages in the manufacture and sale of office multifunction devices (MFDs), plain paper copying machines, laser printers, inkjet printers, cameras, and lithography equipment worldwide. Canon has a market cap of $36.4 billion and is part of the consumer durables industry. The company has a P/E ratio of 12.9, below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 3.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Canon a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and none rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Canon as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself, disappointing return on equity and deteriorating net income. Get the full Canon 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.