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. Two out of the three major indices are trading lower today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 56 points (-0.3%) at 15,939 as of Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,598 issues advancing vs. 1,323 declining with 154 unchanged. The Energy industry currently sits up 0.5% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.1%. Top gainers within the industry include Talisman Energy ( TLM), up 3.7%, Energy Transfer Equity ( ETE), up 2.3%, Imperial Oil ( IMO), up 2.0%, Enbridge ( ENB), up 2.0% and Ecopetrol S.A ( EC), up 1.8%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Spectra Energy ( SE), down 0.9%, Kinder Morgan Energy Partners ( KMP), down 1.0%, Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras ( PBR.A), down 0.7% and Chevron ( CVX), down 0.6%. TheStreet would like to highlight 5 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 5. Canadian Natural Resources ( CNQ) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry higher today. As of noon trading, Canadian Natural Resources is up $0.76 (2.2%) to $34.97 on average volume. Thus far, 1.2 million shares of Canadian Natural Resources exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.9 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $34.48-$35.02 after having opened the day at $34.53 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $34.21. Canadian Natural Resources Limited engages in the exploration, development, production and marketing of crude oil, natural gas liquids, and natural gas. Canadian Natural Resources has a market cap of $36.8 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 1.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 9 analysts who rate Canadian Natural Resources a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Canadian Natural Resources as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins, 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 Canadian Natural Resources 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.