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 down today with the Dow Jones Industrial Average ( ^DJI) trading down 72 points (-0.4%) at 16,500 as of Friday, April 4, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,273 issues advancing vs. 1,704 declining with 143 unchanged. The Financial sector currently sits down 0.4% versus the S&P 500, which is down 0.5%. On the negative front, top decliners within the sector include E*Trade Financial ( ETFC), down 7.7%, Financial Engines ( FNGN), down 7.1%, TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation ( AMTD), down 4.4%, Charles Schwab ( SCHW), down 4.4% and SVB Financial Group ( SIVB), down 3.1%. Top gainers within the sector include Digital Realty ( DLR), up 2.6%, Woori Finance Holdings ( WF), up 2.4%, Shinhan Financial Group ( SHG), up 1.7%, Banco Santander Chile ( BSAC), up 1.6% and Ventas ( VTR), up 1.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the sector lower today: 3. Bank of New York Mellon ( BK) is one of the companies pushing the Financial sector lower today. As of noon trading, Bank of New York Mellon is down $0.39 (-1.1%) to $35.00 on light volume. Thus far, 2.0 million shares of Bank of New York Mellon exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 6.1 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $34.92-$35.72 after having opened the day at $35.67 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $35.39. The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation provides various financial products and services in the United States and internationally. Its Investment Management segment provides institutional, intermediary, retirement and retail investment management, distribution, and related services. Bank of New York Mellon has a market cap of $40.0 billion and is part of the financial services industry. Shares are up 1.3% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Thursday. Currently there are 4 analysts that rate Bank of New York Mellon a buy, 2 analysts rate it a sell, and 7 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Bank of New York Mellon as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its reasonable valuation levels, solid stock price performance and expanding profit margins. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. Get the full Bank of New York Mellon Ratings Report now. STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12 months. Learn more.