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 60 points (0.4%) at 16,517 as of Tuesday, April 1, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,859 issues advancing vs. 1,154 declining with 141 unchanged. The Financial Services industry currently sits up 0.1% versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.4%. Top gainers within the industry include Fortress Investment Group ( FIG), up 6.0%, BGC Partners ( BGCP), up 5.8%, Waddell & Reed Financial ( WDR), up 2.4%, E*Trade Financial ( ETFC), up 2.0% and Equifax ( EFX), up 2.0%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Charles Schwab ( SCHW) is one of the companies pushing the Financial Services industry higher today. As of noon trading, Charles Schwab is up $0.20 (0.7%) to $27.53 on light volume. Thus far, 2.9 million shares of Charles Schwab exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 7.7 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $27.42-$27.72 after having opened the day at $27.54 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $27.33. The Charles Schwab Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides securities brokerage, banking, money management, and financial advisory services. The company operates through two segments, Investor Services and Advisor Services. Charles Schwab has a market cap of $35.3 billion and is part of the financial sector. Shares are up 5.1% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Monday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Charles Schwab a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Charles Schwab as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, growth in earnings per share, compelling growth in net income, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company is trading at a premium valuation based on our review of its current price compared to such things as earnings and book value. Get the full Charles Schwab 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.