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 76 points (0.5%) at 16,332 as of Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 12:55 PM ET. The NYSE advances/declines ratio sits at 1,886 issues advancing vs. 1,057 declining with 161 unchanged. The Food & Beverage industry currently is unchanged today versus the S&P 500, which is up 0.5%. TheStreet would like to highlight 3 stocks pushing the industry higher today: 3. Kellogg Company ( K) is one of the companies pushing the Food & Beverage industry higher today. As of noon trading, Kellogg Company is up $1.03 (1.6%) to $65.39 on heavy volume. Thus far, 1.9 million shares of Kellogg Company exchanged hands as compared to its average daily volume of 2.2 million shares. The stock has ranged in price between $65.10-$65.91 after having opened the day at $65.19 as compared to the previous trading day's close of $64.36. Kellogg Company, together with its subsidiaries, manufactures and markets ready-to-eat cereal and convenience food products primarily in the United States and the United Kingdom. The company operates through U.S. Morning Foods, U.S. Snacks, U.S. Kellogg Company has a market cap of $23.4 billion and is part of the consumer goods sector. Shares are up 5.4% year-to-date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Currently there are 2 analysts who rate Kellogg Company a buy, 3 analysts rate it a sell, and 10 rate it a hold. TheStreet Ratings rates Kellogg Company as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, notable return on equity, attractive valuation levels, expanding profit margins and good cash flow from operations. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had generally high debt management risk by most measures that we evaluated. Get the full Kellogg Company 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.