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 up today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading up 30 points (0.2%) at 15,994 as of Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,823 issues advancing vs. 1,044 declining with 196 unchanged. The Energy industry currently sits up 0.6% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. Top gainers within the industry include Energy Transfer Equity ( ETE), up 2.3%, and Halliburton Company ( HAL), up 0.7%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras ( PBR.A), down 1.6%, and China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ( SNP), down 0.8%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Plains All American Pipeline ( PAA) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry higher today. As of noon trading, Plains All American Pipeline is up $0.90 (1.7%) to $54.22 on light volume. Thus far, 296,908 shares of Plains All American Pipeline exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 1.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $53.17-$54.37 after having opened the day at $53.30 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $53.32. Plains All American Pipeline, L.P., through its subsidiaries, engages in the transportation, storage, terminalling, and marketing of crude oil and refined products in the United States and Canada. The company operates in three segments: Transportation, Facilities, and Supply and Logistics. Plains All American Pipeline has a market cap of $19.1 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are up 3.0% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Wednesday. Currently there are 13 analysts who rate Plains All American Pipeline a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 4 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Plains All American Pipeline as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, reasonable valuation levels, notable return on equity and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company shows low profit margins. Get the full Plains All American Pipeline 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.