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 91 points (-0.6%) at 15,838 as of Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 929 issues advancing vs. 2,026 declining with 145 unchanged. The Materials & Construction industry currently sits down 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.4%. A company within the industry that fell today was Progressive Waste Solutions ( BIN), up 1.6%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry lower today: 5. Owens-Corning ( OC) is one of the companies pushing the Materials & Construction industry lower today. As of noon trading, Owens-Corning is down $0.46 (-1.2%) to $38.41 on light volume. Thus far, 416,531 shares of Owens-Corning exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.3 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $38.03-$38.59 after having opened the day at $38.55 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $38.87. Owens Corning produces and sells glass fiber reinforcements and other materials for composite systems; and residential and commercial building materials worldwide. It operates in two segments, Composites and Building Materials. Owens-Corning has a market cap of $4.5 billion and is part of the industrial goods sector. The company has a P/E ratio of 70.0, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7. Shares are down 4.5% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 10 analysts that rate Owens-Corning a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Owens-Corning as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, good cash flow from operations, growth in earnings per share and increase in net income. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had lackluster performance in the stock itself. Get the full Owens-Corning 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.