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 11 points (0.1%) at 16,218 as of Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, 11:55 AM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,600 issues advancing vs. 1,298 declining with 186 unchanged. The Energy industry currently sits down 0.5% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.2%. Top gainers within the industry include Kinder Morgan Energy Partners ( KMP), up 1.7%, Kinder Morgan ( KMI), up 1.6%, Energy Transfer Equity ( ETE), up 1.1%, Total ( TOT), up 0.9% and Chevron ( CVX), up 0.9%. On the negative front, top decliners within the industry include Seadrill ( SDRL), down 5.8%, Transocean ( RIG), down 2.9%, Tenaris ( TS), down 1.6%, Ecopetrol S.A ( EC), down 1.4% and China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation ( SNP), down 1.2%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Marathon Petroleum ( MPC) is one of the companies pushing the Energy industry higher today. As of noon trading, Marathon Petroleum is up $2.38 (2.7%) to $90.50 on average volume. Thus far, 2.0 million shares of Marathon Petroleum exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 3.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $87.72-$90.84 after having opened the day at $88.13 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $88.12. Marathon Petroleum Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in refining, transporting, and marketing petroleum products primarily in the United States. It operates through Refining & Marketing, Speedway, and Pipeline Transportation segments. Marathon Petroleum has a market cap of $26.3 billion and is part of the basic materials sector. Shares are down 3.9% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 9 analysts who rate Marathon Petroleum a buy, no analysts rate it a sell, and 2 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Marathon Petroleum 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, attractive valuation levels 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 Marathon Petroleum 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.