5 Stocks Pushing The Wholesale Industry Downward

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Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 18 points (-0.1%) at 15,776 as of Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,409 issues advancing vs. 1,532 declining with 144 unchanged.

The Wholesale industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. A company within the industry that fell today was Cardinal Health ( CAH), up 1.4%.

TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry lower today:

5. Magna International ( MGA) is one of the companies pushing the Wholesale industry lower today. As of noon trading, Magna International is down $0.87 (-1.0%) to $84.72 on average volume. Thus far, 261,945 shares of Magna International exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 619,700 shares. The stock has ranged in price between $84.62-$85.69 after having opened the day at $85.51 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $85.59.

Magna International Inc. designs, develops, manufactures, and engineers automotive systems and components to original equipment manufacturers primarily in North America, Europe, and internationally. Magna International has a market cap of $18.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 4.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate Magna International a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 3 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Magna International as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its solid stock price performance, revenue growth, attractive valuation levels, good cash flow from operations and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Magna International Ratings Report now.

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4. As of noon trading, LKQ Corporation ( LKQ) is down $0.31 (-1.1%) to $27.78 on light volume. Thus far, 752,216 shares of LKQ Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.5 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $27.62-$28.35 after having opened the day at $27.99 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $28.09.

LKQ Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, provides replacement parts, components, and systems needed to repair vehicles, primarily cars and trucks in the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Mexico, and Central America. LKQ Corporation has a market cap of $8.1 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector. Shares are down 14.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 7 analysts that rate LKQ Corporation a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates LKQ 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, compelling growth in net income, good cash flow from operations and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had somewhat disappointing return on equity. Get the full LKQ Corporation Ratings Report now.

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3. As of noon trading, AmerisourceBergen ( ABC) is down $0.58 (-0.9%) to $65.96 on average volume. Thus far, 1.0 million shares of AmerisourceBergen exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.6 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $65.72-$66.48 after having opened the day at $66.46 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $66.54.

AmerisourceBergen Corporation sources and distributes pharmaceutical products to healthcare providers, pharmaceutical and biotech manufacturers, and specialty drug patients in the United States and internationally. AmerisourceBergen has a market cap of $15.2 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 5.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 6 analysts that rate AmerisourceBergen a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 6 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates AmerisourceBergen as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full AmerisourceBergen Ratings Report now.

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2. As of noon trading, Sysco Corporation ( SYY) is down $0.19 (-0.5%) to $35.32 on light volume. Thus far, 898,726 shares of Sysco Corporation exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 5.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $35.23-$35.50 after having opened the day at $35.42 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $35.51.

Sysco Corporation, through its subsidiaries, markets and distributes a range of food and related products primarily to the foodservice or food-away-from-home industry. Sysco Corporation has a market cap of $20.6 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are down 1.6% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there is 1 analyst that rates Sysco Corporation a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates Sysco Corporation as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and increase in stock price during the past year. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Sysco Corporation Ratings Report now.

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1. As of noon trading, McKesson ( MCK) is down $1.52 (-0.9%) to $173.47 on average volume. Thus far, 707,293 shares of McKesson exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.8 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $171.88-$174.99 after having opened the day at $174.95 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $174.99.

McKesson Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, delivers pharmaceuticals, medical supplies, and health care information technologies to the healthcare industry primarily in the United States. It operates in two segments, McKesson Distribution Solutions and McKesson Technology Solutions. McKesson has a market cap of $39.7 billion and is part of the services sector. Shares are up 8.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Friday. Currently there are 13 analysts that rate McKesson a buy, 1 analyst rates it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold.

TheStreet Ratings rates McKesson 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, solid stock price performance and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full McKesson Ratings Report now.

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If you are interested in one of these 3 stocks, ETFs may be of interest. Investors who are bullish on the wholesale industry could consider iShares Dow Jones US Cons Goods ( IYK) while those bearish on the wholesale industry could consider ProShares Ultra Sht Consumer Goods ( SZK).

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